Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - 15 km west of Granada, Andalusia, Spain, on Sunday, 28 Mar 2021 9:01 am (GMT +2) -

Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - 15 km west of Granada, Andalusia, Spain, on Sunday, 28 Mar 2021 9:01 am (GMT +2)

Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 0 km depth

28 Mar 07:04 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
28 Mar 07:05: Now using data updates from IGN
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28 Mar 07:21: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 0.0 km (from 6.2 to 0 mi).
Date & time: 28 Mar 2021 07:01:35 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 28 Mar 2021 9:01 am (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 3.3
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.2244°N / 3.7755°W (Granada, Andalusia, Spain)
Nearest volcano: Campo de Calatrava (184 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NE of Fuente Vaqueros (Granada) (pop: 3,960) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) NW of Santafé (Granada) (pop: 15,400) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) W of Atarfe (Granada) (pop: 15,400) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) W of Albolote (Granada) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) W of Maracena (Granada) (pop: 20,800) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) WNW of Granada (pop: 234,300) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) WNW of Armilla (Granada) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NW of La Zubia (Granada) (pop: 17,800) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) E of Sevilla (pop: 703,200) --> See nearby quakes!
355 km (221 mi) S of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 9.2°C (49 F), humidity: 76%, wind: 1 m/s (1 kts)
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.3 kmSW CHAUCHINA.GR, SpainIGN
3.310 kmSPAINEMSC

User reports for this quake (8)

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atarfe / Light shaking (MMI IV) : i was asleep on the third floor and thought the bed was breaking- it cracked and woke me up to check the bed's status. Later my son told me that it was an earthquake.  
Granada, Andalusia (16.8 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s (reported through our app)
Atarfe (7.4 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Granada city (16.4 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Lateral swaying, lasted 10 seconds, some rattling (reported through our app)  
Fuente Vaqueros / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Albolote / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Belicena / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Santa Fe Granada España / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single vertical bump / 2-5 s
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