Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 88 Km NW of Al Hoceïma, Morocco on Monday, 21 September 2020
21 Sep 07:48 UTC: First to report: IGN after 2 hours 58 minutes.
Depth: 73.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.8046°N / 4.6337°W (Morocco)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) NE of Cap Negro II (pop: 10,000)
62 km (38 mi) NE of Martil (pop: 39,700)
63 km (39 mi) E of Ceuta (pop: 78,700)
104 km (64 mi) S of Málaga (pop: 568,300)
105 km (65 mi) E of Tangier (pop: 688,400)
200 km (124 mi) N of Fès (pop: 964,900)
Primary data source: IGN
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 21 Sep 04:49 UTC||M 2.3 / 73 km||88 Km NW of Al Hoceïma, Morocco||IGN|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.