Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 7km SW of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Saturday, 14 June 1980 at 14:55 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 15 km depth
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.304°N / 115.24417°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (14 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NW of Ejido Sonora (pop: 1,510) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SSW of Ejido Nuevo Leon (pop: 3,660) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) W of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSE of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) WNW of Ejido Plan de Ayala (pop: 1,650) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SSE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SSE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (30 mi) WSW of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SE of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
2152 km (1337 mi) NW of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||15 km||7km SW 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 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.