International Disaster and Emergency Monitoring Center

Preliminary earthquake data and analysis

Earthquake Report
Base data
Event ID 256053
Event time 2020-09-03 12:46:33 (UTC)
Local time 2020-09-03 17:46:33 - [It was evening in the affected area.]
Last update 2020-09-03 12:59:00 (UTC)
Magnitude 4.2
Depth 40 km
Class Light
Hypocenter Shallow depth
Mercalli scale 3
Possible effects Any people indoors feel movement. Hanging objects swing back and forth. People outdoors might not realize that an earthquake is occurring.
Data status
Data provider EMSC

Continent North-America
Country Mexico
Administration area Jalisco
Nearest settlement Le de Corte
Distance 172 km
Course SW
Surface type underwater quake
Tsunami region North Pacific
Water surface name North Pacific Ocean

Risk Analisys
Nearest nuclear power plants
There is no known nuclear power plant nearby.
Nearest marine ports
There is no known marine port nearby.
Nearest airports
There is no known marine port nearby.
Nearest volcanoes
There is no known marine port nearby.
Quick Analysis
According to the epicenter of the quake, this is an underwater quake.