Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - 25 km NNE of Al Hoceïma, Morocco on Tuesday, 25 August 2020
25 Aug 20:22 UTC: First to report: IGN after 9 minutes.
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.4395°N / 3.7896°W (Morocco)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (15 mi) NE of Al Hoceïma (pop: 395,600)
27 km (17 mi) NE of Tirhanimîne (pop: 55,800)
33 km (21 mi) N of Imzouren (pop: 40,000)
153 km (95 mi) SE of Málaga (pop: 568,300)
185 km (115 mi) E of Tangier (pop: 688,400)
192 km (119 mi) NE of Fès (pop: 964,900)
Primary data source: IGN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 25 Aug 20:12 UTC||M 2.2 / 4 km||25 km NNE of Al Hoceïma, Morocco||IGN|
|Tue, 25 Aug 20:12 UTC||M 2.2 / 4 km||Strait Of Gibraltar (Morocco)||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.