Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 23 km southeast of Valencia, Spain, on Sunday, 15 November 2020 at 07:17 (GMT) -

Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake  - 23 km southeast of Valencia, Spain, on Sunday, 15 November 2020 at 07:17 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 3 km depth

15 Nov 07:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
15 Nov 07:41: Now using data updates from IGN
15 Nov 07:57: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 3.0 km (from 6.2 to 1.9 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.2 km (1.4 mi) towards NW.
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Date & time: 15 Nov 2020 07:17:37 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.3
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.3686°N / 0.1502°W (Spain)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) SE of Alfafar (pop: 20,900)
23 km (14 mi) SE of Valencia (pop: 814,200)
23 km (14 mi) NE of Sueca (pop: 28,900)
26 km (16 mi) NE of Benifaió (Valencia) (pop: 12,200)
31 km (19 mi) SE of Grao de Murviedro (Valencia) (pop: 62,400)
34 km (21 mi) NE of Alzira (pop: 44,700)
45 km (28 mi) N of Gandia (Valencia) (pop: 80,000)
325 km (202 mi) SE of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900)
Primary data source: IGN
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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Salinas Alicante, Spain / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump : Big sonic boom felt
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