Weak mag. 1.9 earthquake - Monchique Municipality, 19 km north of Portimão, Faro, Portugal, on Wednesday, 5 May 2021 at 12:40 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 3 km depth
5 May 14:55 UTC: First to report: IGN after 2 hours and 14 minutes.
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.3086°N / 8.5275°W (Monchique Municipality, Faro, Portugal)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) ESE of Monchique (pop: 5,420) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) NNW of Silves (pop: 10,900) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) N of Portimao (pop: 38,500) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) WNW of São Bartolomeu de Messines (pop: 8,380) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) E of Aljezur (pop: 5,880) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Lagos (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NW of Albufeira (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) WNW of Faro (pop: 41,400) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) SSE of Setubal (District of Setúbal) (pop: 117,100) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) SSE of Lisboa (Lisbon) (pop: 517,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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