Mag. 3.0 earthquake - 5km E of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Monday, 30 June 1980 at 02:40 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.35833°N / 115.13967°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) SW of Los Garcia (Veracruz Maritimo) (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) NNW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NE of Ejido Sonora (pop: 1,510) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SSW of Ejido Jiquilpan (pop: 1,680) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SE of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NW of Estacion Coahuila (Estación Coahuila) (pop: 7,600) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) WSW of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
2148 km (1335 mi) NW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||6 km||5km E of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico)||USGS|
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