Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Monchique Municipality, 18 km northwest of Portimao, Portugal, on Friday, 18 June 2021 at 10:55 (GMT) -

Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Monchique Municipality, 18 km northwest of Portimao, Portugal, on Friday, 18 June 2021 at 10:55 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 14 km depth

18 Jun 11:06 UTC: First to report: IGN after 10 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Jun 2021 10:55:48 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.2
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.2195°N / 8.7192°W (Monchique Municipality, Faro, Portugal)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) NW of Mexilhoeira Grande (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SE of Aljezur (pop: 5,880) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) NNW of Lagos (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SW of Monchique (pop: 5,420) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WNW of Portimao (pop: 38,500) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) W of Silves (pop: 10,900) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WNW of Albufeira (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) WNW of Faro (pop: 41,400) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SSE of Lisboa (Lisbon) (pop: 517,800) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (110 mi) SSE of Amadora (Lisbon) (pop: 178,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.214 kmPortugal: NW LAGOS.PORIGN

User reports for this quake (2)

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Ferragudo, Portugal / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : Pressure and rumbling. Googled for reports of landslides but found none. That's how I remember when it was because it is in my history  
Alvor (15 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : No  
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