Earthquakes in Spain: Map of Earthquakes’ Location

The USGS reports that a 5.3 magnitude earthquake rattled the southeast area of Spain about 350 kilometers away from Madrid today at 12:47:26 Eastern Daylight Time. The quake was relatively shallow at less than 1 km deep. The exact location was 37.697 degrees North, 1.556 degrees West. According to a CNN News Report, seven people were killed in the quake, and that there is considerable damage. The 5.3 magnitude quake was preceded by a 4.3 quake at 11:05:12, Eastern Daylight Time.

Maps courtesy of the United States Geological Survey


About M.J.Deare

I am a writer, actively researching topics of interest. I am also a graduate of the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, with a degree in English, and have a master's degree from the University of Memphis. Born in New Orleans, I lived there until moving to northwest Arkansas and from there to Memphis, Tennessee. My husband and I currently reside in The Woodlands, Texas.
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