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Minor mag. 0.6 earthquake - NE GU (Spain) on Monday, 14 September 2020

Minor mag. 0.6 earthquake  - NE GU (Spain) on Monday, 14 September 2020
14 Sep 22:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 59 minutes.
14 Sep 22:38: Now using data updates from IGN
15 Sep 10:37: Magnitude recalculated from 2.8 to 0.6. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 12.0 km (from 3.1 to 7.5 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 221 km (137 mi) towards ESE.
Date & time: Monday, 14 September 2020 21:37 UTC
Magnitude: 0.6
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.2501°N / 16.6783°W (Spain)
Nearest volcano: La Palma (102 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) NE of Guía de Isora (pop: 20,500)
11 km (7 mi) NW of Vilaflor (pop: 2,000)
14 km (9 mi) S of La Guancha (pop: 5,400)
48 km (30 mi) SW of Santa Cruz de Tenerife (pop: 222,400)
125 km (78 mi) W of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (pop: 381,800)
1799 km (1118 mi) SW of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900)
Primary data source: IGN
Estimated released energy: 5 x 105 joules (0.139 kilowatt hours) [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.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 14 Sep 21:37 UTCM 0.6 / 12 kmNE GU (Spain)IGN
Mon, 14 Sep 21:37 UTCM 2.8 / 5 kmATL (Spain)EMSC

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
At magnitude 0.6, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.
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Minor mag. 0.6 earthquake - NE GU (Spain) on Monday, 14 September 2020

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