Mag. 3.0 earthquake - 0km SW of Progreso, B.C., MX (Mexico), on Sunday, 9 November 1980 at 11:31 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
Depth: 5.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.57767°N / 115.58717°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Prieto (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) SW of Progreso (pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) S of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) WSW of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SW of Calexico (USA) (pop: 40,100) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) W of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) S of El Centro (USA) (pop: 44,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WNW of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of Imperial (USA) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
2196 km (1365 mi) NW of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||5.2 km||0km SW of Progreso, B.C., MX (Mexico)||USGS|
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