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Past earthquakes near Silves, Silves Municipality, Faro, Portugal, during May 2021

Updated 3 Aug 2021 21:03 GMT -
During May 2021, Silves had 9 quakes of magnitude 2.0 or above. There were also 8 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 2.6 quake North Atlantic Ocean, 45 km west of Lagos, Faro, Portugal, 6 May 2021 21:28 GMT
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (17 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Fri, 28 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
28 May 2021 16:35:39 GMT
2.2

9 km
441 km (274 mi)North Atlantic Ocean, 42 km southwest of Faro, Portugal MoreMap
Tue, 25 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
25 May 2021 01:26:25 GMT
2.1

12 km
473 km (294 mi)North Atlantic Ocean, 71 km northwest of Portimão, Faro, Portugal MoreMap
Mon, 24 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
24 May 2021 17:35:03 GMT
2.1

18 km
437 km (272 mi)7.4 km north of Portimão, Faro, Portugal MoreMap
Thu, 20 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
20 May 2021 04:28:00 GMT
2.0

20 km
453 km (281 mi)North Atlantic Ocean, 22 km southwest of Sines Municipality, Portugal MoreMap
Sat, 15 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
15 May 2021 21:04:33 GMT
2.5

36 km
505 km (314 mi)North Atlantic Ocean, 71 km southwest of Portimão, Faro, Portugal MoreMap
15 May 2021 18:38:59 GMT
2.1

26 km
489 km (304 mi)North Atlantic Ocean, 40 km west of Lagos, Faro, Portugal MoreMap
Thu, 13 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
13 May 2021 10:45:12 GMT
2.1

15 km
393 km (244 mi)Ourique Municipality, 47 km southwest of Beja, Portugal MoreMap
Tue, 11 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
11 May 2021 23:01:01 GMT
1.5
433 km (269 mi)Monchique Municipality, 16 km north of Portimão, Faro, Portugal MoreMap
Fri, 7 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
7 May 2021 19:52:19 GMT
1.4

19 km
470 km (292 mi)SE VILA DO BISPO.POR, Portugal MoreMap
Thu, 6 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
6 May 2021 21:28:04 GMT
2.6

30 km
494 km (307 mi)North Atlantic Ocean, 45 km west of Lagos, Faro, Portugal MoreMap
Wed, 5 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
5 May 2021 12:40:56 GMT
1.9

3 km
431 km (268 mi)Monchique Municipality, 19 km north of Portimão, Faro, Portugal MoreMap
Sun, 2 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
2 May 2021 15:38:03 GMT
1.9

5 km
444 km (276 mi)9.1 km northeast of Aljezur, Faro, Portugal MoreMap
2 May 2021 09:49:26 GMT
2.0

20 km
460 km (286 mi)North Atlantic Ocean, 60 km southwest of Faro, Portugal MoreMap
Sat, 1 May 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
1 May 2021 18:42:58 GMT
0.8

10 km
358 km (222 mi)W MERTOLA.POR, Portugal MoreMap
1 May 2021 17:16:29 GMT
1.7

14 km
435 km (270 mi)Monchique Municipality, 19 km north of Portimão, Faro, Portugal MoreMap
1 May 2021 09:58:15 GMT
1.8

6 km
441 km (274 mi)7.3 km northwest of Portimão, Faro, Portugal MoreMap
1 May 2021 02:33:05 GMT
1.9

18 km
393 km (244 mi)São Bras de Alportel Municipality, 13 km north of Faro, Portugal MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.7 x 109 joules (465 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.4 tons of TNT) More info
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