Mag. 3.5 earthquake - 124 km southwest of Puerto Vallarta, 5 de Diciembre, Jalisco, Mexico, on 2020-09-18 11:21:13 (Hora de México) -

Mag. 3.5 earthquake  - 124 km southwest of Puerto Vallarta, 5 de Diciembre, Jalisco, Mexico, on 2020-09-18 11:21:13 (Hora de México)

Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 5 km depth

19 Sep 01:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 hours.
Date & time: 18 Sep 2020 16:21:13 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-18 11:21:13 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.83°N / 106.07°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Mascota (156 km / 97 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
66 km (41 mi) WSW of El Portezuelo (pop: 273) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) W of Campo Acosta (pop: 2,640) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) W of Tomatlan (Tomatlán) (pop: 9,030) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SW of Puerto Vallarta (pop: 203,300) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) SW of Mezcales (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SW of Ixtapa (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) SW of San José del Valle (pop: 22,500) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) WNW of Manzanillo (pop: 130,000) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (139 mi) SSW of Tepic (pop: 332,900) --> See nearby quakes!
729 km (453 mi) W of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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Mag. 3.5 earthquake - 124 km southwest of Puerto Vallarta, 5 de Diciembre, Jalisco, Mexico, on 2020-09-18 11:21:13 (Hora de México)
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