Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - AlborÁn Sur (Morocco) on Tuesday, 1 September 2020
1 Sep 21:30 UTC: First to report: IGN after 1 hour 13 minutes.
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.3979°N / 3.6491°W (Morocco)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) NE of Al Hoceïma (pop: 395,600)
33 km (21 mi) NE of Tirhanimîne (pop: 55,800)
33 km (21 mi) NE of Imzouren (pop: 40,000)
163 km (101 mi) SE of Málaga (pop: 568,300)
196 km (122 mi) NE of Fès (pop: 964,900)
199 km (124 mi) E of Tangier (pop: 688,400)
Primary data source: IGN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 1 Sep 20:17 UTC||M 1.8 / 20 km||AlborÁn Sur (Morocco)||IGN|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.