Light mag. 2.7 earthquake - Spain: W ARACENA.H on Thursday, Oct 14, 2021 9:35 pm (GMT +2) -

Light mag. 2.7 earthquake - Spain: W ARACENA.H on Thursday, Oct 14, 2021 9:35 pm (GMT +2)

Light magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 0 km depth

14 Oct 19:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
14 Oct 19:59: Magnitude recalculated from 2.3 to 2.6. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.0 to 2.0 km (from 0.6 to 1.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.1 km (1.3 mi) towards ENE.
14 Oct 20:00: Now using data updates from IGN
Date & time: Oct 14, 2021 19:35:29 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Oct 14, 2021 9:35 pm (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 2.7
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.8911°N / 6.5787°W (Spain)
Antipode: 37.891°S / 173.421°E
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) WSW of Aracena (pop: 7,350) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) S of Fuentes de Leon (pop: 2,650) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) N of Nerva (pop: 6,010) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSW of Zafra (Badajoz) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NW of La Rinconada (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NW of Mairena del Aljarafe (pop: 40,700) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NNE of Huelva (pop: 148,800) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) NW of Seville (pop: 703,200) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) NW of Dos Hermanas (pop: 122,900) --> See nearby quakes!
375 km (233 mi) SW of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 19.9°C (68 F), humidity: 48%, wind: 0 m/s (1 kts) from NNE
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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2.70 kmSpain: W ARACENA.HIGN

User reports for this quake (10)

At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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Aracena, Huelva, Andalucía (7.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Aracena, Huelva, Andalucía (3.9 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s
aracena (9.1 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Aracena / not felt
Higuera de la Sierra / not felt : Ruido  
Higuera de la Sierra (12.9 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Sobre todo ruido  
Jabuguillo (6.5 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s : Como explosión lejana y ligero vibración de cristales  
Guadalcanal / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short : I see water in a glass with movement  
Aracena / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / very short : Lights start to vibrate and a very noisy sensation  
VALDEZUFRE / not felt : El ruido  
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