Magnitude 3.4 Earthquake Struck 2 km SSE of Alcorcón, Spain on November 05, 2013 06:34:31

Last Updated: 2022-08-06 19:03:17

On November 05, 2013 06:34:31 an earthquake with magnitude of 3.4 on the richter scale hit 2 km SSE of Alcorcón, Spain. The earthquake originated at a depth of approximately 0.0 kilometers below the Earth's surface on longitude -3.813° and latitude 40.328°. According to documented reports 4 people felt the earth quake, No tsunami was triggered due to the earthquake.

Magnitude & Depth

The earthquake that appeared on November 05, 2013 06:34:31 had a magnitude of 3.4 on the richter scale. Which is considered to be a minor earthquake and is often felt but causes little to no damage.

Shallow earthquakes are considered between 0 and 70 km deep, while intermediate earthquakes range from 70 - 300 km deep and deep earthquakes are between 300 - 700 km deep.

Are shallow earthquakes more destructive?

Shallow quakes generally tend to be more damaging than deeper quakes. Seismic waves from deep quakes have to travel farther to the surface, losing energy along the way.

Nearby Cities and Towns

The nearest significant population center is Alcorcón in Madrid, Spain, located 2 kilometers or 1 miles ↖ NW of the earthquake's epicenter. Other cities in close proximity include Móstoles (Madrid, Spain) located 4 km (2 mi) ↙ SW and Leganés (Madrid, Spain) located 4 km (2 mi) → E of the epicenter.

In total, we found 321 cities in our database that might have been impacted by the earthquake.

Distance Direction City State Country
2 km (1 mi) ↖ NW Alcorcón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
4 km (2 mi) ↙ SW Móstoles Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
4 km (2 mi) → E Leganés Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
5 km (3 mi) ↘ SE Fuenlabrada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
7 km (4 mi) → E Getafe Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
8 km (5 mi) ← W Villaviciosa de Odón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
8 km (5 mi) ↑ N Latina Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
8 km (5 mi) ↓ S Humanes de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
8 km (5 mi) ↓ S Moraleja de Enmedio Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
9 km (6 mi) ↗ NE Villaverde Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
10 km (6 mi) ↘ SE Parla Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
10 km (6 mi) ↖ NW Boadilla del Monte Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
10 km (6 mi) ↗ NE Carabanchel Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
11 km (7 mi) ↗ NE Provincia de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
11 km (7 mi) ↖ NW Pozuelo de Alarcón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
11 km (6 mi) ↙ SW Arroyomolinos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
11 km (7 mi) ↗ NE Usera Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
12 km (7 mi) ↗ NE Arganzuela Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
13 km (8 mi) ↑ N Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
13 km (8 mi) ↓ S Griñón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
13 km (8 mi) ↑ N Moncloa-Aravaca Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
13 km (8 mi) ↑ N City Center Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
13 km (8 mi) ↘ SE Pinto Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (8 mi) ↗ NE Retiro Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (9 mi) ↗ NE Puente de Vallecas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (9 mi) ↑ N Chamberí Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (8 mi) ↘ SE Torrejón de la Calzada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ↘ SE Torrejón de Velasco Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ↑ N Salamanca Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ↓ S Cubas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ↓ S Serranillos del Valle Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) ↗ NE Moratalaz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) ↖ NW Majadahonda Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) ↓ S Batres Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (10 mi) ↙ SW Navalcarnero Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (10 mi) ↑ N Tetuán de las Victorias Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (11 mi) ← W Brunete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (10 mi) ↓ S Casarrubuelos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↙ SW El Álamo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↗ NE Ciudad Lineal Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↑ N Chamartín Ávila 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↗ NE Villa de Vallecas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ← W Sevilla La Nueva Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (11 mi) ↓ S Carranque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (11 mi) ↘ SE Valdemoro Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (11 mi) ↖ NW Las Rozas de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) ↗ NE Vicálvaro Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) ↓ S Ugena Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (13 mi) ↑ N El Pardo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (12 mi) ↗ NE San Blas-Canillejas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (12 mi) ← W Villanueva de la Cañada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (12 mi) ↑ N Fuencarral-El Pardo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (12 mi) ↑ N Pinar de Chamartín Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↑ N Hortaleza Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Villanueva del Pardillo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ← W Quijorna Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↗ NE Coslada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↑ N Las Tablas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↘ SE Yeles Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↓ S Illescas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ← W Villanueva de Perales Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↘ SE Ciempozuelos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) → E San Martín de la Vega Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↙ SW Casarrubios del Monte Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↗ NE Barajas de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (16 mi) ↗ NE San Fernando de Henares Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↓ S Cedillo del Condado Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) → E Rivas-Vaciamadrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↘ SE Esquivias Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↙ SW Villamanta Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↓ S Palomeque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ← W Villamantilla Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↘ SE Seseña Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Las Matas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↙ SW Valmojado Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↓ S Yuncos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↓ S Numancia de la Sagra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↗ NE Mejorada del Campo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↑ N Alcobendas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↗ NE Velilla de San Antonio Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ← W Valdemorillo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Torrelodones Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↓ S Lominchar Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↘ SE Titulcia Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↑ N San Sebastián de los Reyes Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↘ SE Borox Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (19 mi) ← W Navalagamella Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (19 mi) ↗ NE Paracuellos de Jarama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↖ NW Colmenarejo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↓ S Pantoja Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↑ N Tres Cantos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) → E Arganda Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ↓ S Yuncler Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (19 mi) ↓ S Chozas de Canales Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ↗ NE Torrejón de Ardoz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (19 mi) ↖ NW Galapagar Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↙ SW Aldea del Fresno Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↖ NW Hoyo de Manzanares Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Méntrida Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↗ NE Loeches Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) → E Morata de Tajuña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↓ S Recas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ← W Colmenar del Arroyo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↓ S Cobeja Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ← W Chapinería Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (21 mi) ← W Fresnedillas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↓ S Camarena Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Ajalvir Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↑ N Colmenar Viejo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Campo Real Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Navalquejigo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↑ N Cobeña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↘ SE Añover de Tajo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) → E Villaconejos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↖ NW Collado-Villalba Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↓ S Cabañas de la Sagra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↘ SE Aranjuez Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ↗ NE Daganzo de Arriba Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (24 mi) ↖ NW El Escorial Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ← W Zarzalejo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) → E Chinchón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↗ NE Torres de la Alameda Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↓ S Arcicóllar Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) → E Perales de Tajuña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↖ NW San Lorenzo de El Escorial Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (24 mi) ↑ N Algete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Alpedrete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↓ S Villaseca de la Sagra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↓ S Camarenilla Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Moralzarzal Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↘ SE Ontígola Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (26 mi) ↗ NE Alcalá de Henares Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↑ N San Agustín del Guadalix Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↑ N Fuente el Saz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↓ S Magán Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↗ NE Pozuelo del Rey Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) → E Tielmes Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Boalo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) → E Valdilecha Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) → E Colmenar de Oreja Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↓ S Mocejón Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Manzanares el Real Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↗ NE Valverde de Alcalá Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Collado Mediano Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Guadarrama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↗ NE Fresno de Torote Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↗ NE Villalbilla Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↗ NE Camarma de Esteruelas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Becerril de la Sierra Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↑ N Valdeolmos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↓ S Olías del Rey Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Fuensalida Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↓ S Bargas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↘ SE Ciruelos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) → E Belmonte de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↗ NE Corpa Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Valdetorres de Jarama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Navacerrada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↓ S Huecas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↗ NE Meco Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Los Molinos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↓ S Villamiel de Toledo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↗ NE Anchuelo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↗ NE Nuevo Baztán Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↑ N Pedrezuela Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) → E Villarejo de Salvanés Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (31 mi) ↘ SE Noblejas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↗ NE Villar del Olmo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) → E Carabaña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↑ N El Molar Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Ocaña Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↘ SE Yepes Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Cercedilla Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↑ N Ribatejada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ↗ NE Los Santos de la Humosa Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ↗ NE Santorcaz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↗ NE Villanueva de la Torre Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↗ NE Valdeavero Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N El Vellón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↓ S Rielves Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Talamanca de Jarama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↘ SE Villarrubia de Santiago Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Torrejón del Rey Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Ambite Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Azuqueca de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Valdeaveruelo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↘ SE Huerta de Valdecarábanos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (34 mi) ↗ NE Quer Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↘ SE Cabañas de Yepes Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) → E Valdaracete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↗ NE Pezuela de las Torres Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↓ S Toledo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↑ N Valdepiélagos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Pozo de Guadalajara Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) → E Villamanrique de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↘ SE Dosbarrios Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↗ NE Pioz Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Alovera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Galápagos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↘ SE Villamuelas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) → E Mondéjar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ↗ NE Cabanillas del Campo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) → E Fuentidueña de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↗ NE Loranca de Tajuña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↓ S Nambroca Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↗ NE Valdarachas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↗ NE Fuentenovilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↗ NE Chiloeches Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (37 mi) ↓ S Cobisa Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) → E Brea de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (37 mi) ↓ S Burguillos de Toledo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) → E Estremera Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↘ SE Villatobas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↗ NE Yebes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ↗ NE Marchamalo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↗ NE Escariche Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ↓ S Guadamur Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↗ NE Guadalajara Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↓ S Layos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↗ NE Aranzueque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) → E Santa Cruz de la Zarza Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↗ NE Pozo de Almoguera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) → E Driebes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (42 mi) → E Zarza de Tajo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ↓ S Chueca Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ↓ S Polán Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ↗ NE Hontoba Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) → E Albares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↓ S Villaminaya Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↗ NE Horche Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Mascaraque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Villanueva de Bogas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↓ S Casasbuenas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) → E Mazuecos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↗ NE Fontanar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (42 mi) ↗ NE Escopete Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↗ NE Renera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) → E Almoguera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↗ NE Armuña de Tajuña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↓ S Ajofrín Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↗ NE Lupiana Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↘ SE Mora Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↗ NE Tórtola de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) → E Belinchón Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↗ NE Yebra Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↓ S Mazarambroz Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (44 mi) ↗ NE Yunquera de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↓ S Noez Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↗ NE Fuentelviejo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↗ NE Centenera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↗ NE Hueva Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↓ S Sonseca Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↗ NE Romanones Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↘ SE Tembleque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (47 mi) ↓ S Orgaz Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) → E Leganiel Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (47 mi) ↗ NE Aldeanueva de Guadalajara Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↗ NE Pastrana Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↗ NE Moratilla de los Meleros Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↗ NE Tendilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↓ S Pulgar Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) ↘ SE Manzaneque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↗ NE Ciruelas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) → E Tarancón Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) → E Illana Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↗ NE Zorita de los Canes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↗ NE Atanzón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↗ NE Valdegrudas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) → E Barajas de Melo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↘ SE Lillo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↗ NE Valfermoso de Tajuña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↗ NE Cañizar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↗ NE Torija Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↗ NE Valdeavellano Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↗ NE Valdeconcha Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↓ S Cuerva Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↗ NE Almonacid de Zorita Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↗ NE Fuentelencina Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↗ NE Sayatón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) → E Fuente de Pedro Naharro Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↗ NE Caspueñas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↘ SE Turleque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) → E Albalate de Zorita Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) → E Cabezamesada Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) → E Saceda-Trasierra Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (52 mi) ↘ SE Corral de Almaguer Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↗ NE Peñalver Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↗ NE Irueste Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) → E Huelves Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (52 mi) ↗ NE Trijueque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↓ S Marjaliza Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↗ NE Alhóndiga Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) → E Paredes Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) → E Torrubia del Campo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) → E Horcajo de Santiago Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↗ NE Yélamos de Abajo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) → E Tribaldos Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) → E Vellisca Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) ↗ NE Yélamos de Arriba Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (54 mi) ↘ SE Villacañas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) → E Villarrubio Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) → E Uclés Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↗ NE San Andrés del Rey Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) → E Pozorrubio Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (57 mi) ↗ NE Brihuega Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↘ SE Consuegra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
98 km (61 mi) ↘ SE Madridejos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
99 km (61 mi) ↘ SE Villanueva de Alcardete Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
100 km (62 mi) → E Villamayor de Santiago Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ↘ SE Urda Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ↘ SE Quero Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
104 km (64 mi) → E Puebla de Almenara Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
104 km (65 mi) ↘ SE Camuñas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
104 km (65 mi) ↘ SE Quintanar de la Orden Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
107 km (66 mi) → E Hontanaya Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
107 km (66 mi) ↘ SE Villafranca de los Caballeros Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
109 km (67 mi) ↘ SE Miguel Esteban Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
116 km (72 mi) ↘ SE Alcázar de San Juan Ciudad Real 🇪🇸 Spain
118 km (73 mi) ↘ SE Campo de Criptana Ciudad Real 🇪🇸 Spain
122 km (75 mi) ↘ SE Mota del Cuervo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
126 km (78 mi) ↘ SE Pedro Muñoz Ciudad Real 🇪🇸 Spain

Nearby Power Plants

We found a total 12 utility-scale power plants in the vecinity of the earthquakes epicenter. Ranging form closest to furtherst, one of these is a neaclear power plant.

Distance Direction Power Plant Type Capacity
33 km (20 mi) ↙ SW LAS PICADAS GRUPO 1 Hydro 24.32 MW
43 km (26 mi) ↓ S ACECA GRUPO 4 Gas 758.74 MW
45 km (28 mi) ↖ NW SILVON 2 Hydro 81.54 MW
52 km (32 mi) ↓ S Bargas Solar 5.2 MW
53 km (33 mi) ↘ SE P. E. LA PLATA Wind 21.25 MW
71 km (44 mi) ↓ S Villaverde Solar 5.0 MW
76 km (47 mi) ↗ NE BOLARQUE I GRUPO 1 Hydro 27.94 MW
83 km (51 mi) ↗ NE BOLARQUE II GRUPO 1 Hydro 215.0 MW
95 km (59 mi) ↘ SE Madridejos Solar 8.8 MW
95 km (59 mi) → E Saelices Solar 11.3 MW
98 km (61 mi) ↘ SE Puebla de Almoradiel Solar 11.8 MW
123 km (76 mi) ↘ SE Eruela Solar 7.0 MW

Power Plants & Risks During Earthquakes

We found 4 types of power plants in the vecinity of the magnitude 3.4 earthquake that struck 2 km SSE of Alcorcón, Spain on November 05, 2013 06:34:31. These types were Gas power plants, Wind power plants, Solar power plants, Hydro power plants, below you find information how each type of power plant can pose a risk to you as a person or the ecosytem around you.

None of this information should be used as guidence in an event of an emergency, but rather as additional references to information provided by national, state and local authorities.

Hydropower

Hydropower plants are generally considered as safe in many aspects, but when it comes to severe earthquakes they pose a substantial risk that can manifest in the form of dam faliours, landslides and grave impacts on surrounding ecosystems.

Dam Failure

The most significant risk is the potential failure of the dam that holds the water reservoir. Severe ground shaking can damage or breach the dam, leading to downstream flooding and as a result endangering people and wildlife living downstream. Such an event can also have severe impact on key infrastructure that cascades through society.

Landslides

Earthquakes can trigger landslides in the areas surrounding hydropower plants, potentially damaging infrastructure and causing harm to nearby communities.

Damage to Aquatic Ecosystems

Both landslide and dam failures can have a severe impact on upstream and downstream aquatic wildlife, ecosystem and groundwater, resulting in longterm risks for people and industires living and operating in areas near the water supply.

To mitigate these risks, engineering and construction standards for hydropower plants often include earthquake-resistant designs. These designs incorporate measures such as flexible foundations, strengthened dam structures, and advanced monitoring systems to detect early signs of stress. Additionally, emergency plans and evacuation procedures should be in place to protect personnel and downstream communities in the event of a severe earthquake.

Gas Power

Gas power plants can pose significant risks to people and the environment in their vicinity during earthquakes.

Gas Leaks and Fires

Gas power plants rely on natural gas, which can leak from pipelines and equipment when damaged by seismic activity. These leaks can lead to fires and explosions, endangering people in the plant's vicinity.

Impact on Air Quality

Gas power plants emit pollutants, and fires caused by gas leaks during an earthquake can release harmful substances into the air. This can pose health risks to nearby residents.

Environmental Impact

Gas leaks can also harm the local environment, potentially contaminating soil and water sources.

To mitigate these risks, most modern gas power plants have robust safety measures in place, including gas leak detection systems, emergency response plans, and communication protocols to alert nearby communities in case of an incident. Additionally, local authorities should conduct risk assessments and ensure that emergency services are well-prepared to respond to potential hazards posed by gas power plants during earthquakes.

Solar Power

Solar power plants generally pose fewer risks compared to conventional power plants that use fossil fuels or nuclear energy. However, they are not without their own set of potential risks and challenges. Below you can find some of the risks associated with solar power plants in an event of a severe earthquake.

Environmental Impact

The production of solar panels involves the use of various materials, including rare metals and chemicals. Severe earthquakes could potentially introduce these into the ecosystems of their location.

Fire Risk

Although the solar panels themselves are not typically a fire hazard, electrical components like inverters and batterises that store the electricity can pose a risk. Electrical malfunctions or faults can lead to fires, especially in poorly maintained systems in an event of a severe earthquake, and thus pose a longterm risk for the local ecosystem.

Overall, the mitigation of risks associated with utility-scale solar power plants involves a combination of technological advancements, sustainable practices, regulatory adherence, and ongoing monitoring and maintenance.

Wind Power

In the event of a severe earthquake, wind power plants typically pose lower risks to people and ecosystems compared to some other types of power generation, such as nuclear or fossil fuel power plants. Below you'll find potential risks to still consider.

Turbine Collapse

The most significant risk to people is the potential collapse of wind turbine towers during a severe earthquake. If a wind turbine were to collapse, it could cause injury or loss of life to anyone in the vicinity.

Wildlife Impact

Wind turbines can pose a risk to local wildlife. In the event of an earthquake, there could be concerns about the displacement or injury of wildlife in the vicinity of the turbines or wild fires resulting from internal malfunction of turbines.

While wind power plants do have risks associated with earthquakes, they are generally considered to be a lower-risk energy source in terms of environmental and safety concerns when compared to certain other forms of power generation. Proper planning, engineering, and maintenance practices help mitigate these risks and ensure the safe operation of wind power plants during earthquakes.

Data Information

Information found on this page is a derivative set, based on sources mentioned below.

Data Sources

We aggregate and combine data from USGS (United States Geographical Survey) and the EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre). This allow us to get near real-time and historical earthquake data dating back to the year 1950.

Disclaimer

Information or data found on this page should not be used for, or as an early warning system. It is intended as an historical reference or near real-time complementary information to offical and governmental sources. In an event of an emergency it is important closely monitor and follow advice from national, state and local authorities.

Magnitude 3.4 Earthquake Struck 2 km SSE of Alcorcón, Spain on November 05, 2013 06:34:31
Date and Time
2013-11-05 06:34:31 (UTC)
Magnitude
3.4 Magnitude (richter scle)
Depth
0.0 km
Reports
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