Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 371 km southwest of Puerto Vallarta, 5 de Diciembre, Jalisco, Mexico, on 15 Oct 11:34 pm (GMT -7) -

Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 371 km southwest of Puerto Vallarta, 5 de Diciembre, Jalisco, Mexico, on 15 Oct 11:34 pm (GMT -7)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

16 Oct 07:07 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 32 minutes.
Date & time: 16 Oct 2020 06:34:48 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 15 Oct 11:34 pm (GMT -7)
Magnitude: 4.2
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.96°N / 108.31°W (Mexique)
Nearby towns and cities:
320 km WSW de El Portezuelo (pop: 273)
371 km WSW de Puerto Vallarta (5 de Diciembre) (pop: 187,100)
418 km W de Manzanillo (pop: 110,700)
423 km WSW de Autlán de Navarro (pop: 42,200)
455 km SW de Tepic (pop: 280,600)
466 km W de Tecomán (pop: 79,600)
482 km W de Ciudad de Villa de Álvarez (Centro) (pop: 117,600)
966 km W de Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 28.2°C (83 F), humidity: 85%, wind: 6 m/s (13 kts) from NNW
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.210 kmRevilla Gigedo Islands Region, MexicoEMSC
M 4.210 km370 Km Al SUROESTE De PUERTO VALLARTA, JAL, MexicoSSN

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
mexico city / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging
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