Mag. 1.9 earthquake - 8km NNW of Progreso, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Monday, 3 November 1980 at 08:44 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 4 km depth
Date & time: 3 Nov 1980 08:44:38 UTC
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.649°N / 115.6205°W
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto
(39 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:0 km (0 mi) SE of Centinela Tercera Seccion
(pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!5 km (3 mi) WNW of Santa Isabel
(pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!8 km (5 mi) NNW of Progreso
(pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!12 km (7 mi) WSW of Calexico (USA)
(pop: 40,100) --> See nearby quakes!16 km (10 mi) W of Mexicali
(pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!17 km (10 mi) SSW of El Centro (USA)
(pop: 44,000) --> See nearby quakes!17 km (11 mi) SSE of Seeley (Imperial County, USA)
(pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!23 km (14 mi) SSW of Imperial (USA)
(pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!27 km (17 mi) WNW of Puebla
(pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!2203 km (1369 mi) NW of Mexiko
(pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS
(United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 107
joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.9||4 km||8km NNW of Progreso, B.C., MX (Mexico)||USGS|
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User reports for this quake
At magnitude 1.9, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.
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