Mag. 2.8 earthquake - Nw LizoÁ (Spain) on Wednesday, 2 September 2020 at 21:08 (GMT) -

Mag. 2.8 earthquake  - Nw LizoÁ (Spain) on Wednesday, 2 September 2020 at 21:08 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

2 Sep 21:14 UTC: First to report: RENASS after 6 minutes.

Sep 2 21:38: Source data changed from RENASS to IGN
Date & time: 2 Sep 2020 09:08:45 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.8113°N / 1.4706°W (Spain)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) N of Lizoáin (Navarre) (pop: 300)
11 km (7 mi) NE of Elorz (Navarre) (pop: 4,330)
14 km (9 mi) E of Pamplona (Navarra) (pop: 198,500)
16 km (10 mi) S of Erroibar (Navarre) (pop: 743)
17 km (11 mi) SW of Orotz-Betelu (Navarre) (pop: 193)
19 km (12 mi) NNE of Leoz (pop: 282)
36 km (22 mi) NNE of Tafalla (pop: 11,400)
325 km (202 mi) NE of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900)
Primary data source: IGN
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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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.
M 2.810 kmNw LizoÁ (Spain)IGN
M 3.382 kmDominican RepublicEMSC
M 2.75 kmPYRENEES - 15km de Pamplona (Spain)RENASS

User reports for this quake (5)

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Sarriguren (9.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s
Pamplona / not felt / very short
Valle de Egüés (Spain, 6799 km NE of epicenter) : No ha sido muy largo, pero se ha notado de forma evidente (reported through EMSC)
Villava (Spain, 6798 km NE of epicenter) : It felts like an up and down movement. (reported through EMSC)
(Spain, 6795 km NE of epicenter) : I was almost asleep when I felt the closet doors and windows shaking. (reported through EMSC)
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