Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - Alboran Sea, 59 km south of Motril, Granada, Andalusia, Spain, on Saturday, 12 June 2021 at 00:06 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 2 km depth
12 Jun 00:29 UTC: First to report: IGN after 23 minutes.
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.2323°N / 3.3595°W (Alboran Sea, Spain)
Nearby towns and cities:
54 km (33 mi) SSE of Torrenueva (pop: 2,510) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SSE of Motril (pop: 60,300) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSE of Almunecar (Granada) (pop: 27,700) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SSW of Adra (Almería) (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) SW of El Ejido (pop: 84,200) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SW of Roquetas de Mar (pop: 82,700) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SE of Velez-Malaga (pop: 74,200) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ESE of Rincon de la Victoria (pop: 38,700) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) ESE of Malaga (pop: 568,300) --> See nearby quakes!
466 km (290 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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