Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 5km N of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Monday, 9 June 1980 at 10:00 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.272°N / 115.1635°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (21 km / 13 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SW of Familia Sandoval (Ejido Aguascalientes) (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) WSW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) ENE of Durango (pop: 1,590) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) S of Ejido Nuevo Leon (pop: 3,660) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WNW of Estacion Coahuila (Estación Coahuila) (pop: 7,600) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WSW of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SE of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
2144 km (1332 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 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||6 km||5km N of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX (Mexico)||USGS|
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