Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 17 Km NNW of Jaen, Spain, on 25 Oct 1:14 pm (GMT +1) -

Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake  - 17 Km NNW of Jaen, Spain, on 25 Oct 1:14 pm (GMT +1)

Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 1 km depth

25 Oct 12:45 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 31 minutes.
Date & time: 25 Oct 2020 12:14:34 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 25 Oct 1:14 pm (GMT +1)
Magnitude: 2.5
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.9°N / 3.89°W (Spain)
Nearest volcano: Campo de Calatrava (108 km / 67 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) N of Fuerte del Rey (pop: 1,220)
11 km (7 mi) SW of Mengibar (pop: 9,000)
12 km (7 mi) SE of Villanueva de la Reina (Jaen) (pop: 3,370)
16 km (10 mi) NE of Torredonjimeno (pop: 14,200)
17 km (11 mi) NW of Jaén (pop: 116,600)
21 km (13 mi) SE of Andújar (Jaen) (pop: 39,100)
77 km (48 mi) E of Córdoba (pop: 328,400)
280 km (174 mi) S of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 18.3°C (65 F), humidity: 67%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from SW
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.51 km17 Km NNW of Jaen, SpainEMSC
M 2.51 kmN Fuerte Del Rey.j, SpainIGN

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Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 17 Km NNW of Jaen, Spain, on 25 Oct 1:14 pm (GMT +1)
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  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    Depth
    |
    Age
    |
    Distance
    | Details
  • 29 Mar 1954 06:17
    | 7.8 |
    626km / 389mi
    |
    67 years ago
    |
    104km / 65mi
    | Strait of Gibraltar (Spain)
  • 11 Apr 2010 22:08
    | 6.3 |
    610km / 379mi
    |
    11 years ago
    |
    108km / 67mi
    | Strait of Gibraltar (Spain)
  • 11 May 1978 04:51
    | 5.6 |
    26km / 16mi
    |
    43 years ago
    |
    184km / 114mi
    | Strait of Gibraltar (Spain)
  • 19 May 1951 15:54
    | 5.6 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    70 years ago
    |
    48km / 30mi
    | Spain
  • 24 Aug 1976 19:56
    | 5.4 |
    24km / 15mi
    |
    44 years ago
    |
    104km / 65mi
    | Spain
  • 10 Mar 1951 10:38
    | 5.4 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    70 years ago
    |
    62km / 39mi
    | Spain
  • 23 Dec 1993 14:22
    | 5.3 |
    27km / 17mi
    |
    27 years ago
    |
    153km / 95mi
    | Strait of Gibraltar (Spain)
  • 09 Jan 2013 23:27
    | 5.2 |
    30km / 19mi
    |
    8 years ago
    |
    51km / 32mi
    | NW BENAL
  • 07 Aug 1975 15:30
    | 5.2 |
    99km / 62mi
    |
    45 years ago
    |
    177km / 110mi
    | Strait of Gibraltar (Spain)
  • 02 Nov 2014 18:32
    | 5.1 |
    80km / 50mi
    |
    6 years ago
    |
    226km / 140mi
    | STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR
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