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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Near Coast of Jalisco, Mexico on Thursday, 12 February 2015

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Near Coast of Jalisco, Mexico on Thursday, 12 February 2015

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - Near Coast of Jalisco, Mexico on Thursday, 12 February 2015
Feb 12 17:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.5.
Date & time: Thu, 12 Feb 15:50:56 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.25°N / 105.73°W (Mexique)
Nearest volcano: Mascota (168 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 12 Feb 2015
Thu, 12 Feb 15:51 UTCM 5.5 / 40 kmOFFSHORE JALISCO, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 12 Feb 15:50 UTCM 5.2 / 40.1 km86km SW of Tomatlan, Mexico[Map]USGS
Thu, 12 Feb 15:50 UTCM 5.2 / 16 km130 km al OESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN

"I felt it" reports:
Barra De Navidad / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Not much experience with earthquakes.
puerto vallarta (3082.6 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Melaque, Mexico / MMI IV (Light shaking): I woke up and my bed was shaking quite a bit.
Lo de marcos. Nayarit / MMI IV (Light shaking): Just sat in a plastic chair on the villa patio when the chair seemed to wobble. I had had a late night( couple of drinks) and put the reason for the wobble down to that and the combination of the cheap plastic chair. It lasted about 15 seconds but not until I was speaking with a local taxi driver later that day did I realise the situation. I am presently on vacation from canada.
Boca de Tomatlan / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Puerto vallarta (158.4 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): On the 9th floor of a condo tower brief up and down motion , slight sway of overhead lights
Belize / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): Felt a little tremor was so frightened
Sayulita (182.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Was inside a beach front guest House. Sitting on a concrete bench. Noticed shaking, and mentioned it to a co-resident.
pv mexico (156.1 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Puerto Vallarta / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Puerto Vallarta / not felt
Melaque Mexico / MMI IV (Light shaking): We felt it but thought the upstairs neighbours had maybe fallen down the stairs. Lasted about 2-3 seconds. Went outside and others were saying that in fact it was an earthquake.
Puerto Vallarta Centro / MMI IV (Light shaking): Puerto Vallarta
Lo de Marcos (193.4 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
La Manzanilla / MMI III (Weak shaking): Concrete based bed starting wiggling
Bucerias, Nayarit, mexico / MMI III (Weak shaking): I felt the seat I was on wiggle (yes, I was on the toilet
coquimatlan, colima / MMI IV (Light shaking): light shaking
Villa Obregon (108.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): 4 ft. Mirror shaking on wall. 3rd floor room swaying, felt like being on a boat.
Sayulita, Mexico / not felt
Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico (Colonia Emiliano / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt a semi-strong wave so to speak... doors rattled... but as quickly as it came it was over.
Melaque Jal / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Gently swaying in 2nd floor Condo Wave in swimming pool
Manzanillo-- Vida Del Mar (139.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Manzanillo (139.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Puerto Vallarta Jalisco / MMI III (Weak shaking)
pto vallarta / MMI III (Weak shaking): duration approx. 5 seconds 2 separate waves felt
near Bucerias (170.9 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Table started vibrating in 4th floor condo.
(Mexico) (288 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It felt like a strong gust of one hit the house and the large wooden front door creaked. I knew it was an earthquake the second it happened. The house is too solid and sturdy to be effected by a gust of wind. We are located three miles outside of the town of Mascota, by Chiriquí reservoir. (via EMSC)
(Mexico) (283 km N from epicenter)(no details): It was so slight at the time I thought I was just dizzy for a few seconds. (via EMSC)
Bucerias (Mexico) (163 km N from epicenter)(no details): It felt like it was coming from the ocean. Our building is steps from the water. (via EMSC)
Nuevo Vallarta (Mexico) (158 km N from epicenter)(no details): I was working at my desk in my 8th floor condo. My desk shook and the walls and floor slightly rolled. Nothing fell and there was no damage, but I knew it was an earthquake. My husband was standing on the deck and did not feel it. (via EMSC)
Bucerias (Mexico) (164 km N from epicenter)(no details): Towels swung on hooks, shower door swung on its hinges (via EMSC)
Puerto Vallarta (Mexico) (156 km N from epicenter)(no details): There was a creaking of the window frame and a rolling effect on the cushions of the sofa. (via EMSC)
Puerto Vallarta (Mexico) (148 km N from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up from a sound sleep as the entire bed was shaking. (via EMSC)
Sayulita (Mexico) (175 km N from epicenter)(no details): All 5 occupants felt a small rumble shake in our house for what seemed like 2-4 seconds. (via EMSC)
Puerto Vallarta (Mexico) (157 km N from epicenter)(no details): sway felt had 4 motions, My chair wobbled left, right, left, right, then stopped. (via EMSC)
Puerto Vallarta (Mexico) (157 km N from epicenter)(no details): I was sitting on the patio on the sixth floor of my condo and definitely felt the movement. This was my first earthquake and I must admit, I found it both exciting and scary! (via EMSC)
Puerto Vallarta (Mexico) (157 km N from epicenter)(no details): We have not yet spoken to anyone else at the resort but we definitely felt it and the walls creaked. (via EMSC)
Manzanillo (Mexico) (147 km E from epicenter)(no details): Un ligero movimiento oscilatorio de unos tres segundos de duración (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 12 Feb 17:40 UTCM 4.0 / 9 km - [info]138 km al SUROESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN
Sat, 14 Feb 2015
Sat, 14 Feb 07:06 UTCM 3.6 / 25 km - [info]36 km al SUR de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN
Sat, 14 Feb 12:31 UTCM 3.1 / 82 km - [info]19 km al SURESTE de EL GRULLO, JAL[Map]SSN
Sat, 14 Feb 19:03 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info]31 km al NORESTE de MANZANILLO, COL[Map]SSN
Sun, 15 Feb 2015
Sun, 15 Feb 19:08 UTCM 3.2 / 16 km - [info]55 km al SUROESTE de CD DE ARMERIA, COL[Map]SSN
Tue, 17 Feb 2015
Tue, 17 Feb 22:27 UTCM 3.9 / 16 km - [info]107 km al SUROESTE de PUERTO VALLARTA, JAL[Map]SSN
Thu, 19 Feb 2015
Thu, 19 Feb 19:15 UTCM 3.6 / 16 km - [info]138 km al OESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN
Sun, 22 Feb 2015
Sun, 22 Feb 11:27 UTCM 3.7 / 46 km - [info]15 km al ESTE de EL GRULLO, JAL[Map]SSN
Sun, 22 Feb 14:23 UTCM 6.2 / 10 km - [info]Off Coast of Jalisco, Mexico[Map]GFZ
Sun, 22 Feb 14:36 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]225km SW of Tomatlan, Mexico[Map]USGS
Sun, 22 Feb 14:36 UTCM 5.3 / 6 km - [info]228 km al OESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN
Tue, 24 Feb 2015
Tue, 24 Feb 16:36 UTCM 3.5 / 7 km - [info]8 km al ESTE de EL GRULLO, JAL[Map]SSN
Tue, 24 Feb 22:56 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info]134 km al OESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN
Thu, 26 Feb 2015
Thu, 26 Feb 18:51 UTCM 3.6 / 5 km - [info]36 km al SUROESTE de CD DE ARMERIA, COL[Map]SSN
Sun, 1 Mar 2015
Sun, 1 Mar 18:07 UTCM 3.8 / 1 km - [info]6 km al NORESTE de MANZANILLO, COL[Map]SSN
Tue, 3 Mar 2015
Tue, 3 Mar 04:45 UTCM 3.3 / 15 km - [info]9 km al NORESTE de EL GRULLO, JAL[Map]SSN
Mon, 9 Mar 2015
Mon, 9 Mar 10:33 UTCM 3.6 / 26 km - [info]27 km al NOROESTE de COQUIMATLAN, COL[Map]SSN
Tue, 10 Mar 2015
Tue, 10 Mar 03:15 UTCM 3.8 / 14 km - [info]36 km al SUROESTE de MANZANILLO, COL[Map]SSN
Wed, 11 Mar 2015
Wed, 11 Mar 17:39 UTCM 3.0 / 13 km - [info]7 km al NORESTE de TECOMAN, COL[Map]SSN
Fri, 13 Mar 2015
Fri, 13 Mar 05:56 UTCM 3.4 / 15 km - [info]37 km al SURESTE de CASIMIRO CASTILLO, JAL[Map]SSN
Sun, 15 Mar 2015
Sun, 15 Mar 19:24 UTCM 3.4 / 33 km - [info]13 km al SURESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN
Wed, 18 Mar 2015
Wed, 18 Mar 00:56 UTCM 3.8 / 11 km - [info]62 km al SUR de TECOMAN, COL[Map]SSN
Wed, 18 Mar 07:11 UTCM 3.4 / 13 km - [info]56 km al SUR de TECOMAN, COL[Map]SSN
Mon, 23 Mar 2015
Mon, 23 Mar 06:43 UTCM 3.7 / 29 km - [info]25 km al NOROESTE de VILLA DE ALVAREZ, COL[Map]SSN
Wed, 25 Mar 2015
Wed, 25 Mar 00:29 UTCM 3.2 / 10 km - [info]28 km al OESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN
Fri, 27 Mar 2015
Fri, 27 Mar 22:02 UTCM 4.1 / 56 km - [info]43 km al NOROESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN
Wed, 1 Apr 2015
Wed, 1 Apr 22:41 UTCM 3.4 / 22 km - [info]34 km al SUROESTE de CD DE ARMERIA, COL[Map]SSN
Thu, 2 Apr 2015
Thu, 2 Apr 15:25 UTCM 2.9 / 13 km - [info]36 km al NOROESTE de COQUIMATLAN, COL[Map]SSN
Thu, 2 Apr 18:13 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]15 km al NOROESTE de COQUIMATLAN, COL[Map]SSN
Sun, 5 Apr 2015
Sun, 5 Apr 17:17 UTCM 3.8 / 73 km - [info]7 km al OESTE de COQUIMATLAN, COL[Map]SSN
Tue, 7 Apr 2015
Tue, 7 Apr 18:06 UTCM 3.8 / 15 km - [info]24 km al SUROESTE de MANZANILLO, COL[Map]SSN
Tue, 7 Apr 20:08 UTCM 3.8 / 62 km - [info]11 km al NOROESTE de AUTLAN DE NAVARRO, JAL[Map]SSN
Wed, 8 Apr 2015
Wed, 8 Apr 11:30 UTCM 3.5 / 9 km - [info]36 km al SURESTE de EL GRULLO, JAL[Map]SSN
Thu, 9 Apr 2015
Thu, 9 Apr 13:38 UTCM 3.4 / 42 km - [info]18 km al NOROESTE de VILLA DE ALVAREZ, COL[Map]SSN
Sat, 11 Apr 2015
Sat, 11 Apr 16:53 UTCM 3.7 / 56 km - [info]10 km al ESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN
Wed, 15 Apr 2015
Wed, 15 Apr 19:46 UTCM 3.8 / 10 km - [info]86 km al OESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN
Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Sun, 19 Apr 15:34 UTCM 4.0 / 66 km - [info]17 km al SUR de CASIMIRO CASTILLO, JAL[Map]SSN
Wed, 22 Apr 2015
Wed, 22 Apr 07:24 UTCM 3.7 / 5 km - [info]11 km al SURESTE de MANZANILLO, COL[Map]SSN
Thu, 23 Apr 2015
Thu, 23 Apr 02:29 UTCM 3.6 / 6 km - [info]18 km al NORESTE de MANZANILLO, COL[Map]SSN
Mon, 27 Apr 2015
Mon, 27 Apr 01:01 UTCM 3.5 / 9 km - [info]78 km al OESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN
Mon, 27 Apr 19:46 UTCM 3.3 / 8 km - [info]55 km al OESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN
Wed, 29 Apr 2015
Wed, 29 Apr 17:45 UTCM 3.3 / 70 km - [info]32 km al NORESTE de MANZANILLO, COL[Map]SSN
Thu, 30 Apr 2015
Thu, 30 Apr 17:49 UTCM 3.7 / 36 km - [info]29 km al NOROESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN
Mon, 4 May 2015
Mon, 4 May 11:19 UTCM 3.8 / 5 km - [info]69 km al OESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN
Wed, 6 May 2015
Wed, 6 May 07:43 UTCM 3.8 / 38 km - [info]20 km al SURESTE de TECOMAN, COL[Map]SSN
Tue, 12 May 2015
Tue, 12 May 03:20 UTCM 3.5 / 37 km - [info]21 km al SURESTE de TECOMAN, COL[Map]SSN
Thu, 14 May 2015
Thu, 14 May 08:52 UTCM 3.9 / 5 km - [info]22 km al NOROESTE de COQUIMATLAN, COL[Map]SSN
Fri, 15 May 2015
Fri, 15 May 07:23 UTCM 4.2 / 27 km - [info]32 km al NOROESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN
Sat, 16 May 2015
Sat, 16 May 04:14 UTCM 3.7 / 9 km - [info]16 km al ESTE de CASIMIRO CASTILLO, JAL[Map]SSN
Sat, 16 May 17:51 UTCM 3.7 / 30 km - [info]103 km al NOROESTE de CIHUATLAN, JAL[Map]SSN

 

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