Mag. 2.8 earthquake - 7km NNW of Estacion Coahuila, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Monday, 9 June 1980 at 13:50 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.2505°N / 115.02633°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) ENE of Familia Conrado Barajas (Colonia Baja California) (pop: 37) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) ESE of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SE of Delta (pop: 5,180) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) E of Durango (pop: 1,590) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Ejido Saltillo (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SW of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SW of San Luis (Yuma County, USA) (pop: 31,500) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
2132 km (1325 mi) NW of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.8||6 km||7km NNW of Estacion Coahuila, 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 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.