Mag. 2.4 earthquake - 6km SE of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Monday, 9 June 1980 at 08:31 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.18467°N / 115.12483°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (31 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (2 mi) WNW of Familia Pérez Nuñez (Ejido Camacho) (pop: 15) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) S of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) ESE of Durango (pop: 1,590) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SSE of Delta (pop: 5,180) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NW of Ejido Doctor Alberto Oviedo Mota (El Indiviso) (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) S of Ejido Saltillo (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SSE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
2135 km (1327 mi) NW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.4||6 km||6km SE of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX (Mexico)||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.