Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - La Palma Island, 14 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, on Saturday, Nov 27, 2021 9:06 am (GMT +0) -

Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - La Palma Island, 14 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, on Saturday, Nov 27, 2021 9:06 am (GMT +0)

Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 13 km depth

27 Nov 09:10 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 4 minutes.
27 Nov 09:10: Now using data updates from EMSC
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30 Nov 09:10: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 13.2 to 13.0 km (from 8.2 to 8.1 mi).
Date & time: Nov 27, 2021 09:06:56 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Nov 27, 2021 9:06 am (GMT +0)
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.5564°N / 17.8349°W (Province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain)
Antipode: 28.556°S / 162.165°E
Nearest volcano: La Palma (3 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) N of Fuencaliente de la Palma (La Palma Island, Kanarische Inseln) (pop: 1,890) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) ESE of Puerto Naos (pop: 979) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SE of Los Llanos de Aridane (La Palma Island) (pop: 20,800) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSW of Santa Cruz de La Palma (La Palma Island) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSW of Garachico (Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Kanarische Inseln) (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSE of Puntagorda (pop: 1,660) --> 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 (96 mi) W of Tenerife (pop: 222,400) --> See nearby quakes!
242 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 16.1°C (61 F), humidity: 63%, 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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.513 kmSpain: NE FUENCALIENTE DE LA PALMA.ILIGN
3.513 kmCANARY ISLANDS, SPAIN REGIONEMSC

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