Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 67 km west of Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico, on Monday, 21 December 2020 at 19:59 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
22 Dec 02:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Date & time: 21 Dec 2020 19:59:55 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.8°N / 105.84°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Mascota (107 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) W of Corral del Risco (Punta de Mita) (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) WSW of San Francisco (pop: 1,820) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) W of Bucerias (Bucerías) (pop: 13,100) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) W of Mezcales (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) W of San José del Valle (pop: 22,500) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) WNW of Puerto Vallarta (pop: 203,300) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) W of Ixtapa (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) W of San Juan de Abajo (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) SW of Tepic (pop: 332,900) --> See nearby quakes!
717 km (446 mi) WNW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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|3.5||10 km||OFFSHORE NAYARIT, MEXICO||EMSC|
|3.5||10 km||67 Km Al NOROESTE De PUERTO VALLARTA, JAL, Mexico||SSN|
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