Mag. 2.5 earthquake - 24km SSE of Ocotillo, CA (Mexico), on Sunday, 13 July 1980 at 00:33 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 7 km depth
Depth: 7.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.54083°N / 115.89183°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (10 mi) E of Rumorosa (pop: 1,840) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) W of Progreso (pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WSW of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) E of Cereso del Hongo (pop: 4,280) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WSW of Calexico (USA) (pop: 40,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SW of El Centro (USA) (pop: 44,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WSW of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) W of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) E of Tecate (pop: 64,800) --> See nearby quakes!
2216 km (1377 mi) NW of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.5||7.1 km||24km SSE of Ocotillo, CA (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 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.