Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - Alboran Sea, 42 km southeast of Motril, Granada, Andalusia, Spain, on Wednesday, 9 June 2021 at 19:04 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 33 km depth
9 Jun 19:34 UTC: First to report: IGN after 30 minutes.
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.4278°N / 3.2677°W (Alboran Sea, Spain)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) SSE of Castell de Ferro (pop: 2,960) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Adra (Almería) (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSE of Motril (pop: 60,300) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SE of Almunecar (Granada) (pop: 27,700) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SW of El Ejido (pop: 84,200) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) WSW of Roquetas de Mar (pop: 82,700) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) ESE of Velez-Malaga (pop: 74,200) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) WSW of Almeria (pop: 188,800) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SSE of Granada (pop: 234,300) --> See nearby quakes!
445 km (277 mi) S of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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