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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - W FRONTERA.IHI on Friday, 27 December 2013

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - W FRONTERA.IHI on Friday, 27 December 2013
Date & time: Friday, 27 December 2013 17:46 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.7825°N / 18.276°W (Spain)
Nearest volcano: El Hierro (34 km)
Primary data source: IGN
Estimated released energy: 2.8*10^12 J (783 MWh / 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 27 Dec 2013
Fri, 27 Dec 17:46 UTCM 5.1 / 10 kmCanary Islands, Spain RegionGFZ
Fri, 27 Dec 17:46 UTCM 5.4 / 14 km CANARY ISLANDS, SPAIN REGIONEMSC
Fri, 27 Dec 17:46 UTCM 5.4 / 8 km28km W of Frontera, SpainUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Helsinki, Finland / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was sittin in Kitchen and the whole house was shakin, it felt like disiness and lasted few minuts at about h:16.30
Valle Gran Rey (212.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Just laid my self down for a little rest and all of a sudden the bed started rocking quite heavy from side to side and furniture made moving noises and a mirror on the wall swaggered from side to side, difficult to focus sight on objects. New instantly it was a quake and went out on the terrace thinking about the possibility it was a quake far away and there for might have been strong with the possibility for an Tsunami. Then thought it must have been related to El Hiero and therefore not so str
El Paso, La Palma, Canary Islands / MMI IV (Light shaking): Table was shaking a little bit and we could feel it on the floor, we were indoors.
el paso / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Felt whole house move, leaves on plant fell off, ornaments fell off shelves.
Los Llanillos (Spain) (47 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It was like a wave in the ground (via EMSC)
San Sebastián de la Gomera (Spain) (130 km E from epicenter)(no details): The sofa started shaking! (via EMSC)
Puntallana (Spain) (106 km NE from epicenter)(no details): es gab ein dumpfes , tiefes geräuscjh, das an einen vorbeirollenden schweren lastzug erinnert, aber sehr, sehr dumpf, gleichzeitig war dann der versatz des bodens in nord/südrichtung zu verspüren. garderobe, kleidung schwankte an den kleiderhaken, meine schiebefenster klirrten, sonst war alles ruhig, wer nich erfahrung mit solchen erdbewegungen hat(20 jahre fuerteventura) hätte sie möglicherweise nicht bemerkt, so wie meine 80-jährige mutter(und ich werde es ihr nicht erzählen.....aus gutem grund) beste grüsse und einen guten rutsch (via EMSC)

 

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