Mag. 3.5 earthquake - 9km NNW of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Monday, 9 June 1980 at 04:18 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.43183°N / 115.219°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SW of Morelia 2 (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
4 km (2 mi) NW of Ejido Nuevo Leon (pop: 3,660) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) ESE of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) WSW of Ejido Jiquilpan (pop: 1,680) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) ESE of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) W of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
2159 km (1341 mi) NW of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||6 km||9km NNW of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico)||USGS|
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