Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - 23 km northwest of Vélez-Malaga, Andalusia, Spain, on Friday, 23 April 2021 at 09:42 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
23 Apr 09:51 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.97°N / 4.21°W (Malaga, Andalusia, Spain)
Nearest volcano: Campo de Calatrava (212 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NNW of Periana (pop: 3,400) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSW of Loja (Granada) (pop: 21,600) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of Velez-Malaga (pop: 74,200) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNW of Torre del Mar (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) N of Rincon de la Victoria (pop: 38,700) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) E of Antequera (pop: 45,200) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNE of Malaga (pop: 568,300) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNE of Torremolinos (pop: 65,400) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) ESE of Sevilla (pop: 703,200) --> See nearby quakes!
386 km (240 mi) S of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.2||10 km||STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR, Spain||EMSC|
|2.2||km||SE ALFARNATE.MA, Spain||IGN|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.