Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - GOLFO DE C, Spain on Wednesday, 16 September 2020
16 Sep 03:30 UTC: First to report: IGN after 37 minutes.
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.8517°N / 7.3616°W (Spain)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (23 mi) SE of Monte Gordo (pop: 4,300)
38 km (24 mi) SE of Manta Rota (pop: 1,200)
38 km (24 mi) SE of Cabanas de Tavira (pop: 1,200)
137 km (85 mi) SW of Sevilla (pop: 703,200)
185 km (115 mi) NW of Tangier (pop: 688,400)
508 km (316 mi) SW of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900)
Primary data source: IGN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 16 Sep 02:53 UTC||M 2.2||GOLFO DE C, Spain||IGN|
|Wed, 16 Sep 02:53 UTC||M 2.2||Strait Of Gibraltar, 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 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.