Mag. 2.2 earthquake - 10km WSW of Puebla, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Thursday, 25 September 1980 at 08:40 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.524°N / 115.44417°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (18 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) W of Ejido el Choropo (Colonia Colorado Numero Uno) (pop: 723) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) WSW of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) S of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) WNW of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) ESE of Progreso (pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SE of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SSE of Calexico (USA) (pop: 40,100) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSE of El Centro (USA) (pop: 44,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) NW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
2182 km (1356 mi) NW of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.2||6 km||10km WSW of Puebla, 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 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.