Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - Alboran Sea, 48 km south of Malaga, Andalusia, Spain, on Thursday, July 8, 2021 at 18:09 (GMT) -
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes here | Quakes in Spain | Andalusia | Madrid
Minor magnitude 1.5 earthquake at 28 km depth
8 Jul 18:25 UTC: First to report: IGN after 15 minutes.
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.318°N / 4.2361°W↗ (Alboran Sea, Spain)
Antipode: 36.318°S / 175.764°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (26 mi) SE of Torremolinos (pop: 65,400) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SE of Fuengirola (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SE of Benalmadena (pop: 58,900) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) S of Rincon de la Victoria (pop: 38,700) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SE of Mijas (pop: 73,800) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Malaga (pop: 568,300) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SE of Alhaurin de la Torre (Malaga) (pop: 35,100) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) ESE of Marbella (pop: 134,600) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) ENE of Calpe (Gibraltar) (pop: 26,500) --> See nearby quakes!
458 km (285 mi) S of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|1.5||28 km||Spain: ALBORÁN OESTE||IGN|
|1.5||28 km||Spain: STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR||EMSC|