Mag. 3.0 earthquake - 5km W of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Monday, 9 June 1980 at 15:51 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.36267°N / 115.2435°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) W of Delta (pop: 5,180) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) N of Durango (pop: 1,590) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SSE of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WSW of Ejido Saltillo (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) WNW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SSE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) NW of Estacion Coahuila (Estación Coahuila) (pop: 7,600) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SE of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
2156 km (1340 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||5km W of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico)||USGS|
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