Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Murcia, Murcia, Spain, on Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 11:13 pm (GMT +2) -

Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Murcia, Murcia, Spain, on Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 11:13 pm (GMT +2)

Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 1 km depth

13 Oct 21:16 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 3 minutes.
13 Oct 22:02: Now using data updates from EMSC
13 Oct 22:02: Now using data updates from IGN
Update Wed, 13 Oct 2021, 21:22
Seismic-like event, possible earthquake, reported few minutes ago Spain
We are receiving unverified early reports of ground shaking possibly caused by seismic activity in or Spain on 13 Oct 2021 (GMT) at approximately 21:12.
There are no details yet on the magnitude or depth of this possible quake. If confirmed, we can expect more accurate data to emerge in the next few minutes. The location, magnitude and time mentioned are indicative, based on our best-fit seismic model. They are temporary until our AllQuakes monitoring service receives more exact scientific data from a national or international seismological agency. Check back here shortly and stay safe.
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Earthquake data

Date & time: Oct 13, 2021 21:13:41 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 11:13 pm (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 2.3
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.2172°N / 1.2009°W (Murcia, Murcia, Spain)
Antipode: 38.217°S / 178.799°E
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) WNW of Fortuna (pop: 7,940) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NE of Archena (Murcia) (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) N of Molina de Segura (pop: 64,100) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) E of Cieza (Murcia) (pop: 35,200) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) N of Las Torres de Cotillas (Murcia) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NW of Santomera (Murcia, Region Murcia) (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NNW of Murcia (pop: 436,900) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) WNW of Orihuela (Valencia) (pop: 86,200) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) N of Alcantarilla (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
326 km (202 mi) SE of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 15.6°C (60 F), humidity: 82%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from E
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.31 kmSpain: NW FORTUNA.MUIGN
2.31 kmSPAINEMSC

User reports for this quake (19)

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fortuna / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : Tuesday early morning aprox 5am big impact with aftershocks for 3 hours wednesday afternoon 4:30pm another earthquake. And now 11:15 pm another earthquake what's going on three in 48 hours ! | One user found this interesting.  
Fortuna, Murcia, Murcia (2.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / complex motion difficult to describe / 1-2 s
Fortuna Murcia (7.2 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : In bed and house rumbled but was not to bad  
Fortuna (4.1 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 1-2 s
Nw fortuna murcia spain (2.5 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Shaking and vibration  
Fortuna Murcia (2.6 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Sat watching tv. Heard rumble and fflt slight vibration. Dog going nuts outside.  
Fortuna,Spain (7.5 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / very short : Whole house shook in urbanisation Las Kalendas, Fortuna Murcia, Spain  
Fortuna, Murcia, Murcia (3 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Fortuna murcia spain (8.1 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Fortuna, Murcia, Murcia (2.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Encore une fois !!! Ça devient inquiétant !  
Los Banos / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short : vibration  
Sierra de la pila / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Fortuna / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
fortuna / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : gran movimientos  
LOS VALIENTES MURCIA / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 1-2 s
Fortuna, Murcia / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Fortuna / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / 1-2 s : 1 temblor a las 23:14 y otro temblor más a las 23:17  
Sierra de la pila / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Mahoya (ABANILLA) / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s
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