Mag. 3.1 earthquake - 12km NNW of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Wednesday, 11 June 1980 at 15:32 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 15 km depth
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.4625°N / 115.222°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NW of Morelia 2 (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) E of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) WSW of Ejido Jiquilpan (pop: 1,680) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) N of Ejido Sonora (pop: 1,510) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) WSW of Tecolots (Poblado Benito Juárez) (pop: 5,260) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) ESE of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
2161 km (1343 mi) NW of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||15 km||12km NNW of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico)||USGS|
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