Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 9.2 km west of Granada, Andalusia, Spain, on Tuesday, 26 Jan 2021 12:16 pm (GMT +1) -

Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 9.2 km west of Granada, Andalusia, Spain, on Tuesday, 26 Jan 2021 12:16 pm (GMT +1)

Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

26 Jan 11:18 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
26 Jan 11:19: Now using data updates from IGN
26 Jan 11:32: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 0.0 km (from 3.1 to 0 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 3.1 km (1.9 mi) towards ENE.
26 Jan 11:33: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 10.0 km (from 0 to 6.2 mi).
Date & time: 26 Jan 2021 11:16:02 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 26 Jan 2021 12:16 pm (GMT +1)
Magnitude: 3.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.1822°N / 3.7104°W (Granada, Andalusia, Spain)
Nearest volcano: Campo de Calatrava (190 km / 118 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SE of Santafé (Granada) (pop: 15,400) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) SSW of Atarfe (Granada) (pop: 15,400) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (5 mi) WSW of Maracena (Granada) (pop: 20,800) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (5 mi) SW of Albolote (Granada) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) WNW of Armilla (Granada) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) W of Granada (pop: 234,300) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WNW of La Zubia (Granada) (pop: 17,800) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WNW of Zubia (Granada) (pop: 17,800) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) E of Sevilla (pop: 703,200) --> See nearby quakes!
360 km (224 mi) S of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 12.4°C (54 F), humidity: 88%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from NNW
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.110 kmSE SANTA FE.GR, SpainIGN

User reports for this quake (12)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
6.3 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
8.1 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
9.5 km E of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
9.7 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Granada (9.7 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Granada / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s
Granada, Spain / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 10-15 s
Albolote / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Granada / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s
peligros / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Armilla / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Granada city / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
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