Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 10km WSW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Monday, 9 June 1980 at 09:19 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.193°N / 115.274°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SW of Ejido Nuevo Michoacan de Baja California (pop: 58) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Delta (pop: 5,180) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) W of Ejido Plan de Ayala (pop: 1,650) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) S of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SSE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) WSW of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSE of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
2147 km (1334 mi) NW of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||6 km||10km WSW 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 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.