Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - Spain on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 at 12:10 am (GMT +0) -

Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - Spain on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 at 12:10 am (GMT +0) Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - Spain on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 at 12:10 am (GMT +0)

Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 9 km depth

23 Jan 00:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
23 Jan 00:23: Now using data updates from IGN

Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 23, 2022 00:10:25 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Jan 23, 2022 at 12:10 am (GMT +0)
Depth9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude28.0625°N / 16.1826°W (Spain)
Antipode28.063°S / 163.817°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceIGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Nearest volcanoTenerife (51 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities32 km (20 mi) ESE of Arico (pop: 7,190) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
36 km (22 mi) SE of Güimar (pop: 17,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
37 km (23 mi) E of San Isidro (pop: 19,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
37 km (23 mi) SSE of kandylarya santa krwth dy tynyryfh (Santa Cruz de Tenerife) (pop: 24,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
39 km (24 mi) E of Granadilla de Abona (pop: 40,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
46 km (28 mi) S of Tenerife (pop: 222,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (30 mi) SSE of San Cristobal de La Laguna (pop: 150,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (31 mi) E of Arona (pop: 78,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (31 mi) SE of La Orotava (pop: 41,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
75 km (47 mi) W of Telde (pop: 100,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
44 km (27 mi) SE of Tenerife Island (pop: 906,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
59 km (37 mi) W of Gran Canaria Island (pop: 838,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
93 km (58 mi) E of La Gomera Island (pop: 22,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 17.3°C (63 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from SW
Estimated seismic energy released4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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1.99 kmSpain: ATLEMSC

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 1.9, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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