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Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - La Palma Island, 14 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, on Friday, Nov 26, 2021 at 5:51 pm (GMT +0) -

Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - La Palma Island, 14 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, on Friday, Nov 26, 2021 at 5:51 pm (GMT +0)

Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 27 km depth

26 Nov 17:53 UTC: First to report: IGN after 2 minutes.
26 Nov 18:03: Magnitude recalculated from 3.6 to 3.5. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 26.0 to 27.0 km (from 16.2 to 16.8 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2 km (1.3 mi) towards WSW.
Date & time: Nov 26, 2021 17:51:27 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Nov 26, 2021 at 5:51 pm (GMT +0)
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 27.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.5485°N / 17.8425°W (Province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain)
Antipode: 28.549°S / 162.158°E
Nearest volcano: La Palma (3 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) N of Fuencaliente de la Palma (La Palma Island, Kanarische Inseln) (pop: 1,890) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) SW of Mazo (Canaries) (pop: 4,810) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSE of Los Llanos de Aridane (La Palma Island) (pop: 20,800) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) SSW of Santa Cruz de La Palma (La Palma Island) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSW of Garachico (Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Kanarische Inseln) (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo (Canarias) (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) NW of San Sebastian de La Gomera (Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Kanarische Inseln) (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) WNW of Arona (Isole Canarie) (pop: 78,600) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (97 mi) W of Tenerife (pop: 222,400) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) WNW of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Kanarische Inseln) (pop: 381,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 7.8°C (46 F), humidity: 88%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from NNW
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mazo, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands (7.8 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s : the whole house was swinging and still is | 22 users found this interesting.  
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