Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - Alboran Sea, 45 km southeast of Motril, Granada, Andalusia, Spain, on Saturday, 12 June 2021 at 15:54 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
12 Jun 16:03 UTC: First to report: IGN after 9 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.4249°N / 3.2148°W (Alboran Sea, Spain)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) SSE of Castell de Ferro (pop: 2,960) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Adra (Almería) (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of Motril (pop: 60,300) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SW of El Ejido (pop: 84,200) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SE of Almunecar (Granada) (pop: 27,700) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SW of Roquetas de Mar (pop: 82,700) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SW of Almeria (pop: 188,800) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) ESE of Velez-Malaga (pop: 74,200) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SSE of Granada (pop: 234,300) --> See nearby quakes!
446 km (277 mi) S of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.0||5 km||Spain: ALBORÁN NORTE||IGN|
|2.0||5 km||Spain: STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR||EMSC|
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.