Mag. 2.0 earthquake - 2km S of Guadalupe Victoria, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Friday, 18 July 1980 at 14:45 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 15 km depth
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.267°N / 115.104°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (2 mi) S of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) NW of Ejido Plan de Ayala (pop: 1,650) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SE of Delta (pop: 5,180) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) E of Durango (pop: 1,590) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) S of Ejido Saltillo (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SW of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SE of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
2139 km (1329 mi) NW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.0||15 km||2km S of Guadalupe Victoria, 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 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.