Mag. 2.1 earthquake - 6km E of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Tuesday, 10 June 1980 at 02:02 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.219°N / 115.11233°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (29 km / 18 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SSW of Gonzalez Ortega 1 (Colonia Baja California) (pop: 349) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) S of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) WNW of Estacion Coahuila (Estación Coahuila) (pop: 7,600) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) ESE of Durango (pop: 1,590) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SSE of Delta (pop: 5,180) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) S of Ejido Saltillo (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNW of Ejido Doctor Alberto Oviedo Mota (El Indiviso) (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SW of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
2136 km (1327 mi) NW of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.1||6 km||6km E of Alberto Oviedo Mota, 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 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.