Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 55 km southeast of Faro, Portugal, on Thursday, 27 May 2021 at 13:35 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 29 km depth
27 May 13:53 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.68°N / 7.48°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Portugal)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Fuzeta (Olhão Municipality) (pop: 2,150) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SE of Olhão (pop: 29,200) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SSE of Tavira (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SE of Laranjeiro (Moncarapacho) (pop: 20,500) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SE of Faro (pop: 41,400) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) SE of Loule (Loulé) (pop: 23,100) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) SE of Quarteira (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SW of Huelva (Spain) (pop: 148,800) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) ESE of Albufeira (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 mi) SE of Lisboa (pop: 517,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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