Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 39 km west of Ponta Delgada, Azoren, Portugal, on Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 13:04 (GMT) -
Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 0 km depth
27 May 13:26 UTC: First to report: IVAR (AZO) after 21 minutes.
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.807°N / 26.108°W↗ (North Atlantic Ocean, Portugal)
Antipode: 37.807°S / 153.892°E↗
Nearest volcano: Sete Cidades (29 km / 18 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) W of Arrifes (pop: 6,980) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) W of Ponta Delgada (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Lagoa (pop: 14,400) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) W of Vila Franca do Campo (pop: 5,040) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) W of Furnas (pop: 1,600) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) W of Senhora do Rosario (pop: 4,940) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (82 mi) SE of Praia da Vitoria (Praia da Vitória) (pop: 6,060) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) SE of Angra do Heroismo (Angra do Heroísmo Municipality) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) ESE of Calheta (pop: 3,770) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (123 mi) ESE of Lajes (pop: 4,710) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) W of The Green Island (pop: 137,800) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) NW of Santa Maria Island (pop: 5,580) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IVAR (AZO) (Instituto de Investigação em Vulcanologia e Avaliação de Riscos)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.5||0 km||Portugal: Fossa Hirondelle||IVAR (AZO)|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.