Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - 14 km south of Caravaca, Murcia, Región de Murcia, Spain, on Monday, Nov 9, 2020 1:46 am (GMT +1) -

Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - 14 km south of Caravaca, Murcia, Región de Murcia, Spain, on Monday, Nov 9, 2020 1:46 am (GMT +1)

Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

9 Nov 00:50 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
9 Nov 00:52: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 10.0 km (from 0 to 6.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.6 km (1.6 mi) towards W.
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9 Nov 01:58: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 3.8. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 4.0 to 10.0 km (from 2.5 to 6.2 mi).
Date & time: Nov 9, 2020 00:46:18 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Nov 9, 2020 1:46 am (GMT +1)
Magnitude: 3.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.98°N / 1.87°W (Murcia, Murcia, Spain)
Antipode: 37.98°S / 178.13°E
Nearest volcano: Campo de Calatrava (212 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) S of Caravaca (Murcia) (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSW of Cehegin (Murcia) (pop: 16,200) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Bullas (Murcia) (pop: 12,500) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Mula (Murcia) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNW of Lorca (pop: 91,900) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NW of Totana (Murcia) (pop: 29,200) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WNW of Alhama de Murcia (Murcia) (pop: 19,900) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SW of Cieza (Murcia) (pop: 35,200) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) W of Murcia (pop: 436,900) --> See nearby quakes!
314 km (195 mi) SSE of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 12.1°C (54 F), humidity: 97%, wind: 0 m/s (1 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.810 kmSPAINEMSC
3.84 kmSW CEHEG, SpainIGN
3.84 kmCaravaca / Spanien, SpainZAMG

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3km east of Caravaca De la Cruz / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 5-10 s : I was in bed but not yet asleep when I heard a noise at the same time as the building began to shake. I live alone in the countryside and there is nothing else around me, so I hear and feel earthquakes more readily than I would in town.  
near Aledo, Murcia, Murcia (22.6 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Bullas, Murcia, Murcia (23.2 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short : Windows rattled.  
Moratalla (12.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s : Woke me up, felt like my bed was being shaken  
Cehegin, Murcia, Murcia (10.8 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
near Caravaca, Murcia, Murcia (0.1 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Cehegin / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s : Woken by the house shaking  
Cehegin / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s : Woken by the house shaking  
Bullas / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short
Elche / Light shaking (MMI IV) / very short
Calasparra / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s
Barranda, Caravaca de la cruz / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Cehegin / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Cehegín / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s
Bullas / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Caravaca de la cruz / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Archivel / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / very short
Bullas / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Navares / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Caravaca / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
(Spain, 14 km N of epicenter) : Estaba acostado en la cama y sentí como se movía todo. Todos nos despertamos. En el comedor vibraron y se desplazaron algunas cosas. (reported through EMSC)  
(Spain, 14 km N of epicenter) : Terremoto ampliamente sentido en el interior de la Región de Murcia.La vibración despertó a la mayor parte de la población en el casco urbano de Caravaca de la Cruz (reported through EMSC)  
Algorfa (Spain, 95 km E of epicenter) : Very short but noticable, I was alone in a quiet room so easier to notice it. (reported through EMSC)  
(Spain, 13 km NW of epicenter) : El edificio entero ha temblado. Estamos en un tercer piso. (reported through EMSC)  
Cehegín (Spain, 12 km N of epicenter) : Vibraron la cama mesilla y muebles, duró unos dos segundos (reported through EMSC)  
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