Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - La Palma Island, 10.7 km south of Santa Cruz de La Palma, Spain, on Thursday, Oct 7, 2021 1:51 pm (GMT +1) -

Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - La Palma Island, 10.7 km south of Santa Cruz de La Palma, Spain, on Thursday, Oct 7, 2021 1:51 pm (GMT +1)

Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 35 km depth

7 Oct 13:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 50 minutes.
7 Oct 13:42: Now using data updates from IGN
8 Oct 13:05: Magnitude recalculated from 3.1 to 3.0. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 34.0 to 35.0 km (from 21 to 22 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 3.2 km (2 mi) towards SW.
Date & time: Oct 7, 2021 12:51:17 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Oct 7, 2021 1:51 pm (GMT +1)
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.5895°N / 17.785°W (Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain)
Antipode: 28.59°S / 162.215°E
Nearest volcano: La Palma (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SSW of Mazo (pop: 4,810) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) S of Santa Cruz de La Palma (La Palma Island) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) NNE of Fuencaliente de la Palma (La Palma Island) (pop: 1,890) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) ESE of Los Llanos de Aridane (La Palma Island) (pop: 20,800) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) S of Garachico (Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Kanarische Inseln) (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) NW of San Sebastian de La Gomera (Santa Cruz de Tenerife) (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) WNW of Arona (pop: 78,600) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) W of Tenerife (pop: 222,400) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) WNW of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (pop: 381,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Volcanic Ash 24.7°C (76 F), humidity: 61%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from NNE
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.035 kmSpain: SW VILLA DE MAZO.ILPIGN
3.134 kmSpain: NE VILLA DE MAZO.ILPEMSC

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