Mag. 2.1 earthquake - 7km WSW of Estacion Coahuila, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Tuesday, 17 June 1980 at 08:48 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 5 km depth
Depth: 4.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.16517°N / 115.06383°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (36 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) WNW of Ejido Alfonso Garzon Santibañez (pop: 25) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) WSW of Estacion Coahuila (Estación Coahuila) (pop: 7,600) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSE of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) NNW of Ejido Doctor Alberto Oviedo Mota (El Indiviso) (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) ESE of Durango (pop: 1,590) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SSE of Delta (pop: 5,180) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSE of Ejido Saltillo (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SW of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SSE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
2129 km (1323 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||4.8 km||7km WSW of Estacion Coahuila, 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.