Mag. 3.3 earthquake - 8km N of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Monday, 9 June 1980 at 19:47 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.42383°N / 115.193°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (11 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SSE of Chorizo Morelia (Ejido Morelia) (pop: 80) --> See nearby quakes!
1 km (1 mi) NNW of Ejido Nuevo Leon (pop: 3,660) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) ESE of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SW of Ejido Jiquilpan (pop: 1,680) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NNE of Ejido Sonora (pop: 1,510) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) NNW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) W of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> 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: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||6 km||8km N of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico)||USGS|
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