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5.5 earthquake in Jalisco, felt in Puerto Vallarta

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.5 was recorded this morning in the municipality of Cihuatlán, Jalisco, where it caused no damage or tsunami warnings.


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The National Seismological Service (SSN) reported that this movement was located 120 kilometers southwest of Cihuatlán, Jalisco, at 09:21.

Despite the magnitude of the earthquake, it did not cause damage in the State of Jalisco, but it could be felt in five municipalities: Cihuatlán, La Huerta, Ejutla, Tuxcacuesco, and Puerto Vallarta.

Civil Protection of Cihuatlán reported that this telluric movement did not merit a tsunami warning.