Mag. 3.1 earthquake - 6km NNW of Progreso, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Sunday, 26 October 1980 at 20:56 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 5.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.6285°N / 115.606°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) SE of Familia Robles Virgen (pop: 28) --> See nearby quakes!
3 km (2 mi) W of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) NNW of Progreso (pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) WSW of Calexico (USA) (pop: 40,100) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) W of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of El Centro (USA) (pop: 44,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) S of Imperial (USA) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) WNW of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) S of Brawley (Imperial County, USA) (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
2201 km (1368 mi) NW of Mexiko (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||5.8 km||6km NNW of Progreso, B.C., MX (Mexico)||USGS|
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