August 23rd, 2010
11:12 PM ET

6.1 magnitude quake rattles coast of southwestern Mexico

A strong earthquake rattled the Pacific coast of southwestern Mexico Monday evening, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
The 6.1 magnitude quake was centered about 185 miles southwest of Puerto Vallarta, according to the USGS.

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  1. vwjon21

    WAT A WAY TO CELEBRATE!!!!

    August 24, 2010 at 12:06 am | Report abuse |
  2. legend

    Hope not much damaged took place and no one died.

    August 24, 2010 at 1:37 am | Report abuse |
  3. Luke

    At the same hour but in Italy,Genoa,porto antico,3 bit!

    August 24, 2010 at 2:13 am | Report abuse |
  4. pim

    Just been there! Luckily i am in holland now! Hope everybody is alright there!

    August 24, 2010 at 3:33 am | Report abuse |
    • Ray Porter

      dum de dum dumb

      September 3, 2010 at 1:38 pm | Report abuse |
  5. sanoy fisher (SUNNY)

    Frigga oonoo. That happm cause oonoo fight out yendi. Asafa dem fight out yuh wifey

    August 24, 2010 at 5:23 am | Report abuse |
  6. Danny

    wow, if I were to feel the beach shaking I'd freak out...hope things are ok though..

    August 24, 2010 at 8:35 am | Report abuse |
  7. Luchia

    I wonder if it was as bad as the Haiti earthquake I sure hop noone got hurt.

    August 24, 2010 at 11:10 am | Report abuse |
  8. Miguel García

    We didn't even notice, here in Vallarta, hahaha.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:37 pm | Report abuse |
  9. Ray Porter

    tragic occurrance,with a 7.2 hitting New Zealand also

    September 3, 2010 at 1:37 pm | Report abuse |
  10. phillies blunt

    Kudos to that!

    May 10, 2011 at 2:30 pm | Report abuse |
  11. IRS Attorney

    It's a pity that a consumption of such a kind of food keeps rising in our country...

    May 23, 2012 at 9:53 am | Report abuse |