Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - Alboran Sea, 20 km south of Nerja, Malaga, Andalusia, Spain, on Monday, July 19, 2021 at 14:09 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 17 km depth
19 Jul 14:20 UTC: First to report: IGN after 10 minutes.
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.5755°N / 3.8423°W↗ (Alboran Sea, Spain)
Antipode: 36.576°S / 176.158°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) S of Nerja (Málaga) (pop: 21,800) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SW of Almunecar (Granada) (pop: 27,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSE of Torrox (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SE of Torre del Mar (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SE of Vélez-Malaga (pop: 74,200) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SW of Motril (pop: 60,300) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) ESE of Rincon de la Victoria (pop: 38,700) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) ESE of Malaga (pop: 568,300) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SSW of Granada (pop: 234,300) --> See nearby quakes!
427 km (266 mi) S of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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