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Puerto Vallarta Registers A 4.6 Degree Earthquake

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The tremor was felt at a distance of 329 kilometers from Puerto Vallarta.


The tremor occurred this Monday at 15:53 hours, at a distance of 329 kilometers from Puerto Vallarta, according to the Seismological Service.

This Monday afternoon an earthquake was registered in Puerto Vallarta at 15:53 local time, with a magnitude of 4.6 degrees and a depth of five kilometers, according to preliminary reports.

According to preliminary information from the National Seismological Service (SSN), the epicenter of the tremor was located 329 kilometers southwest of Puerto Vallarta.

At the moment there are no reports of major damage in the area, and the earthquake was barely perceptible to the population, so we are only waiting for the final report from Civil Protection.

It is worth mentioning that Puerto Vallarta has presented a series of earthquakes in the last few months, which hurricanes have brought in this last year, in which a series of natural changes in the region have been seen.

Some of the earthquakes have been felt stronger than others, but they have definitely had thousands of aftershocks in different parts of Banderas Bay.

It is important to be alert for any situation that may arise, as well as to follow the instructions of the authorities in this hurricane season.

It is also important to report any indication or situation, material damage or telluric movement. As well as following the indications in case of earthquakes, and the safety protocol in buildings mainly, where you can use the stairs to protect yourself from danger and use the fastest access to evacuate the area.

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