A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Alcala del Valle in Spain on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/10/19 / 2019-10-25 09:35:47 / October 25, 2019 @ 9:35 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us600062ul. Unique identifier: us600062ul. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:35:47 / 10:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -5.2012° West, 36.9274° North.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Espartinas, Acalá del Río, Bollullos de la Mitación (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 85 km (53 miles) from Sevilla (c. 703 200 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Málaga (c. 568 300 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Jerez de la Frontera (c. 207 500 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Marbella (c. 134 600 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Dos Hermanas (c. 122 900 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Algeciras (c. 116 200 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Mijas (c. 73 800 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Spain (c. 46 506 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 3 km NW of Alcala del Valle, Spain. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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