Mag. 3.0 earthquake - 12km WNW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Monday, 9 June 1980 at 04:31 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.2585°N / 115.291°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (18 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NW of Cucapah Mestizo (pop: 292) --> See nearby quakes!
4 km (2 mi) WNW of Durango (pop: 1,590) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) SSE of Colonia La Puerta (pop: 885) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SW of Delta (pop: 5,180) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WSW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) S of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SW of Ejido Saltillo (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) WNW of Estacion Coahuila (Estación Coahuila) (pop: 7,600) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) S of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
2152 km (1337 mi) NW of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||6 km||12km WNW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX (Mexico)||USGS|
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