Mag. 3.1 earthquake - 4km ENE of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Saturday, 19 July 1980 at 21:49 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.2455°N / 115.13667°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) E of Las Palmas (pop: 20) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) SSW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SSE of Delta (pop: 5,180) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) WNW of Estacion Coahuila (Estación Coahuila) (pop: 7,600) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) S of Ejido Saltillo (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SE of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SW of Hermosillo (pop: 5,100) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SSE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SW of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
2140 km (1330 mi) NW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||6 km||4km ENE of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX (Mexico)||USGS|
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