Mag. 2.4 earthquake - 80km SSW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Friday, 7 November 1980 at 04:11 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.55883°N / 115.482°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (97 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) NE of Rancho Dolores (pop: 22) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) SW of Ejido Doctor Alberto Oviedo Mota (El Indiviso) (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SSW of Durango (pop: 1,590) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SSW of Estacion Coahuila (Estación Coahuila) (pop: 7,600) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NW of San Felipe (San Felípe) (pop: 16,700) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SSW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NE of Camalu (Camalú) (pop: 8,620) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) E of Benito Garcia (El Zorrillo) (Cañon Buenavista) (pop: 6,600) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) SW of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
2120 km (1318 mi) NW of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.4||6 km||80km SSW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX (Mexico)||USGS|
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User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.