Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - Nw Colomera.gr, Spain on Wednesday, 16 September 2020
16 Sep 20:48 UTC: First to report: IGN after 38 minutes.
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.4161°N / 3.7471°W (Spain)
Nearest volcano: Campo de Calatrava (163 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) NW of Colomera (pop: 1,500)
6 km (4 mi) SW of Benalúa de las Villas (pop: 1,400)
9 km (6 mi) NE of Moclín (pop: 4,200)
98 km (61 mi) NE of Málaga (pop: 568,300)
197 km (122 mi) E of Sevilla (pop: 703,200)
334 km (207 mi) S 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|
|Wed, 16 Sep 20:09 UTC||M 1.5 / 29 km||Nw Colomera.gr, 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.