Light mag. 2.9 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 95 km east of Ponta Delgada, Azores, Portugal, on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at 03:46 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 0 km depth
12 Jun 04:08 UTC: First to report: IVAR (AZO) after 21 minutes.
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.408°N / 24.675°W↗ (North Atlantic Ocean, Portugal)
Antipode: 37.408°S / 155.325°E↗
Nearest volcano: Furnas (70 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (36 mi) NE of Santa Barbara (pop: 405) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of Senhora do Rosario (pop: 4,940) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of Povoação (pop: 2,160) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) ESE of Vila Franca do Campo (pop: 5,040) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) SE of Fenais da Ajuda (pop: 1,130) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) ESE of Lagoa (pop: 14,400) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) ESE of Ponta Delgada (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) ESE of The Green Island (pop: 137,800) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NE 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: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.9||0 km||Portugal: Fossa Da Povoacao||IVAR (AZO)|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, 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.