Mag. 3.4 earthquake - 16km N of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Monday, 9 June 1980 at 04:29 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.49733°N / 115.18983°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (14 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) WNW of Familia Ruiz (Ejido San Luis Potosi) (pop: 17) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) W of Ejido Jiquilpan (pop: 1,680) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) ENE of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) N of Delta (pop: 5,180) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NNW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) ESE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) ESE of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) W of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
2161 km (1343 mi) NW of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.4||6 km||16km N of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico)||USGS|
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