Mag. 1.5 earthquake - Golfo De Valencia, Spain, on Thursday, 29 October 2020 at 04:13 (GMT) -

Mag. 1.5 earthquake  - Golfo De Valencia, Spain, on Thursday, 29 October 2020 at 04:13 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 1.5 earthquake at 32 km depth

29 Oct 04:45 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 31 minutes.
29 Oct 04:46: Now using data updates from IGN
29 Oct 08:58: Magnitude recalculated from 2.3 to 1.5. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 54.0 to 32.0 km (from 34 to 19.9 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 7.6 km (4.7 mi) towards ENE.
Date & time: 29 Oct 2020 04:13:43 UTC -
Magnitude: 1.5
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.4184°N / 0.2034°W (Spain)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (10 mi) E of Alfafar (Valencia) (pop: 20,900)
17 km (11 mi) SE of Meliana (Valencia) (pop: 10,400)
20 km (12 mi) ESE of Xirivella (Valencia) (pop: 30,700)
25 km (16 mi) S of Grao de Murviedro (Valencia) (pop: 62,400)
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Sueca (Valencia) (pop: 28,900)
36 km (22 mi) NNE of Alzira (Valencia) (pop: 44,700)
64 km (40 mi) S of Castello de la Plana (Castellon) (pop: 180,000)
318 km (198 mi) ESE of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 13.7°C (57 F), humidity: 71%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: IGN
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 1.532 kmGolfo De Valencia, SpainIGN
M 2.354 km12 Km SE of Valencia, SpainEMSC

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At magnitude 1.5, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.
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