Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 3km WNW of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Monday, 9 June 1980 at 23:33 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.37083°N / 115.22417°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WNW of Delta (pop: 5,180) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) WSW of Ejido Saltillo (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SE of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) N of Durango (pop: 1,590) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SSE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WSW of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SE of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
2155 km (1339 mi) NW of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||6 km||3km WNW of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico)||USGS|
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