Mag. 3.8 earthquake - 390 km southwest of Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal, on Sunday, 5 July 2020 at 21:53 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 22 km depth
Date & time: 5 Jul 2020 09:53:36 UTC -
Depth: 22.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.6416°N / 12.7016°W
Nearby towns and cities:337 km (209 mi) W of Sagres (Vila do Bispo Municipality)
(pop: 1,940)368 km (229 mi) SW of Cascais
(pop: 36,400)374 km (233 mi) W of Portimão
(pop: 38,500)375 km (233 mi) WSW of Sesimbra
(pop: 41,100)384 km (239 mi) SW of Queluz (Sintra Municipality)
(pop: 103,400)390 km (242 mi) SW of Lisbon
(pop: 517,800)396 km (246 mi) WSW of Setúbal
(pop: 117,100)574 km (357 mi) NW of Casablanca (Morocco)
Primary data source: IGN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010
joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more
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|M 3.8||22 km||Azores-cabo De San Vicente (Portugal)||IGN|
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