Mag. 2.2 earthquake - 7km N of Progreso, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Friday, 31 October 1980 at 13:18 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 3 km depth
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.6425°N / 115.5985°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) E of San José (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
2 km (1 mi) WNW of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) N of Progreso (pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) WSW of Calexico (USA) (pop: 40,100) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) W of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) S of El Centro (USA) (pop: 44,000) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSE of Seeley (Imperial County, USA) (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) S of Imperial (USA) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WNW of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
2201 km (1368 mi) NW of Mexico City (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||3 km||7km N of Progreso, 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.