Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 18 km southeast of Moron de la Frontera, Sevilla, Andalusia, Spain, on Saturday, Dec 4, 2021 2:40 am (GMT +1) -

Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 18 km southeast of Moron de la Frontera, Sevilla, Andalusia, Spain, on Saturday, Dec 4, 2021 2:40 am (GMT +1)

Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 0 km depth

4 Dec 02:09 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 29 minutes.
4 Dec 02:15: Magnitude recalculated from 2.2 to 1.6. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 11.0 to 0.0 km (from 6.8 to 0 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 232 km (144 mi) towards NW.
Date & time: Dec 4, 2021 01:40:33 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Dec 4, 2021 2:40 am (GMT +1)
Magnitude: 1.6
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.01°N / 5.31°W (Sevilla, Andalusia, Spain)
Antipode: 37.01°S / 174.69°E
Nearest volcano: Campo de Calatrava (236 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) WNW of Pruna (pop: 3,050) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) ENE of Coripe (Andalucía) (pop: 1,410) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) NNE of Algodonales (Andalucía) (pop: 5,670) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SE of Moron de la Frontera (Seville) (pop: 28,500) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) S of Puebla de Cazalla (Seville, Andalucía) (pop: 11,300) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SW of Osuna (Seville) (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNW of Ronda (Malaga, Andalucía) (pop: 36,800) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) ESE of Utrera (Andalucía) (pop: 50,700) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SE of Sevilla (Andalucía) (pop: 703,200) --> See nearby quakes!
404 km (251 mi) SSW of Madrid (pop: 3,255,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 10.3°C (50 F), humidity: 60%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from W
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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At magnitude 1.6, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.
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