Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - Ne Fontanars Dels Alforins.v (Spain) on Tuesday, 15 September 2020
15 Sep 20:44 UTC: First to report: IGN after 17 minutes.
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8007°N / 0.7441°W (Spain)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) NE of Fontanars dels Alforins (pop: 1000)
8 km (5 mi) S of Mogente (pop: 4,500)
11 km (7 mi) N of Beneixama (pop: 2,000)
81 km (50 mi) SW of Valencia (pop: 814,200)
97 km (60 mi) NE of Murcia (pop: 436,900)
311 km (193 mi) SE of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900)
Primary data source: IGN
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 15 Sep 20:26 UTC||M 1.5 / 24 km||Ne Fontanars Dels Alforins.v (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 1.5, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.