Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - Nw Villacarrillo.j (Spain) on Monday, 14 September 2020
14 Sep 10:20 UTC: First to report: IGN after 35 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.1441°N / 3.1746°W (Spain)
Nearest volcano: Campo de Calatrava (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SW of Benatae (pop: 600)
8 km (5 mi) NW of Villacarrillo (pop: 11,300)
12 km (7 mi) SE of Santisteban del Puerto (pop: 4,800)
180 km (112 mi) W of Murcia (pop: 436,900)
193 km (120 mi) NE of Málaga (pop: 568,300)
257 km (160 mi) S of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900)
Primary data source: IGN
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 14 Sep 09:44 UTC||M 1.6 / 10 km||Nw Villacarrillo.j (Spain)||IGN|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.6, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.