Mag. 1.9 earthquake - 29 Km ESE of Las Palmas De Gran Canaria, Spain, on Thursday, 17 September 2020 at 23:26 (GMT) -

Mag. 1.9 earthquake  - 29 Km ESE of Las Palmas De Gran Canaria, Spain, on Thursday, 17 September 2020 at 23:26 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 8 km depth

17 Sep 23:47 UTC: Premier à signaler: IGN après 21 minutes.
18 Sep 09:49: Magnitude recalculée de 2.3 à 1.9. Profondeur recalculée de 38.0 à 8.0 km (de 24 à 5 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 33 km (20 mi) au SE.
2 Oct 11:35: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: IGN
10 Oct 03:38: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: IGN
Date & time: 17 Sep 2020 11:26:25 UTC -
Magnitude: 1.9
Profondeur: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.0415°N / 15.1299°W (Espagne)
Volcan le plus près: Gran Canaria (40 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km ENE de Playa del Hombre
29 km ESE de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (pop: 381,800)
33 km ENE de Ingenio (Las Palmas) (pop: 29,300)
40 km ESE de Arucas (Las Palmas) (pop: 36,300)
40 km E de Vega de San Mateo (pop: 7,690)
43 km ENE de Santa Lucia (pop: 63,600)
55 km NE de Maspalomas (Las Palmas) (pop: 33,000)
1728 km SW de Madrid (pop: 3,255,900)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 23°C (73 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 12 km/h (6 kts) from NNE
Primary data source: IGN
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 1.98 km29 Km ESE of Las Palmas De Gran Canaria, SpainIGN
M 2.338 kmCanary Islands, Spain RegionEMSC
M 1.98 kmNe Las Palmas De Gran Canaria., SpainIGN
M 1.98 km29 Km ESE of Las Palmas De Gran Canaria, SpainIGN

User reports for this quake

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At magnitude 1.9, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.
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