2007 Iberian Peninsula earthquake

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Coordinates: 36°09′00″N 10°25′59″W / 36.15°N 10.433°W / 36.15; -10.433

2007 Iberian Peninsula earthquake
Date February 12, 2007 (2007-02-12)
Magnitude 6.1 Mw
Areas affected Physical: Portugal, Spain and Morocco
Casualties unknown

The Iberian Peninsula earthquake happened at 9:23 a.m. Greenwich Mean time on February 12, 2007 with an epicentre at 160 km southwest of Cabo de São Vicente, Portugal. The coordinates were 36.09 degrees north and 10.26 degrees west.[1]

The earthquake was felt primarily in Portugal, Spain (especially Andalusia), and Morocco's Atlantic coastal cities.

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  • [1] Broadband Seismic Data Collection Center (ANZA), UCSD official site - Earthquake details and waveform images