Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Monchique Municipality, 21 km north of Portimao, Portugal, on Wednesday, 9 June 2021 at 10:56 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 12 km depth
9 Jun 11:14 UTC: First to report: IGN after 18 minutes.
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.3162°N / 8.6076°W (Monchique Municipality, Faro, Portugal)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) W of Monchique (pop: 5,420) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) E of Aljezur (pop: 5,880) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NW of Silves (pop: 10,900) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NNW of Portimao (pop: 38,500) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSE of São Teotonio (Beja) (pop: 4,940) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNE of Lagos (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) NW of Albufeira (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) WNW of Faro (pop: 41,400) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) S of Setubal (District of Setúbal) (pop: 117,100) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) SSE of Lisboa (Lisbon) (pop: 517,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||12 km||Portugal: W MONCHIQUE.POR||IGN|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, 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.