Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 67 km southeast of Faro, Portugal, on Wednesday, 16 June 2021 at 01:38 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 21 km depth
16 Jun 01:54 UTC: First to report: IGN after 15 minutes.
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.4949°N / 7.5638°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Portugal)
Nearby towns and cities:
64 km (40 mi) SSE of Olhão (pop: 29,200) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) SSE of Faro (pop: 41,400) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) SSE of Laranjeiro (Moncarapacho) (pop: 20,500) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) S of Tavira (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SE of Quarteira (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) SSW of Isla Cristina (Huelva, Spain) (pop: 21,300) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSE of Loule (Loulé) (pop: 23,100) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SE of Albufeira (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SSW of Lepe (Huelva, Spain) (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) SSE of Lisboa (pop: 517,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.2||21 km||Portugal: GOLFO DE C||IGN|
|2.2||21 km||Portugal: STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, 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.