Mag. 1.8 earthquake - 8km WNW of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Tuesday, 10 June 1980 at 22:23 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 15 km depth
Depth: 14.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.39517°N / 115.26583°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (4 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SSE of Ejido Otilio Montaño (pop: 47) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) NW of Delta (pop: 5,180) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NE of Colonia La Puerta (pop: 885) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) WSW of Ejido Saltillo (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) N of Durango (pop: 1,590) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) WSW of Ejido Jiquilpan (pop: 1,680) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NW of Estacion Coahuila (Estación Coahuila) (pop: 7,600) --> See nearby quakes!
2160 km (1342 mi) NW of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.8||15 km||8km WNW of Delta, 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 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.