Magnitude 3.5 Earthquake Struck 5 km SW of El Burgo de Osma, Spain on May 31, 2002 23:45:57

Last Updated: 2014-11-07 01:15:41

On May 31, 2002 23:45:57 an earthquake with magnitude of 3.5 on the richter scale hit 5 km SW of El Burgo de Osma, Spain. The earthquake originated at a depth of approximately 3.3 kilometers below the Earth's surface on longitude -3.101° and latitude 41.546°. According to documented reports people felt the earth quake, No tsunami was triggered due to the earthquake.

Magnitude & Depth

The earthquake that appeared on May 31, 2002 23:45:57 had a magnitude of 3.5 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 El Burgo de Osma in Léon, Spain, located 5 kilometers or 3 miles ↑ N of the earthquake's epicenter. Other cities in close proximity include San Esteban de Gormaz (Soria, Spain) located 9 km (5 mi) ← W and Gormaz (Soria, Spain) located 9 km (6 mi) → E of the epicenter.

In total, we found 456 cities in our database that might have been impacted by the earthquake.

Distance Direction City State Country
5 km (3 mi) ↑ N El Burgo de Osma Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
9 km (5 mi) ← W San Esteban de Gormaz Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
9 km (6 mi) → E Gormaz Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
9 km (5 mi) ↘ SE Villanueva de Gormaz Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
10 km (6 mi) ↘ SE Fresno de Caracena Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
11 km (6 mi) → E Quintanas de Gormaz Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
11 km (7 mi) ↗ NE Valdenebro Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
11 km (7 mi) → E Recuerda Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
13 km (8 mi) ↘ SE Carrascosa de Abajo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (9 mi) ↑ N Valdemaluque Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (10 mi) → E Bayubas de Abajo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (11 mi) ↗ NE Bayubas de Arriba Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↘ SE Caracena Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) ↑ N Nafría de Ucero Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) ↑ N Ucero Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) ↙ SW Fuentecambrón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (12 mi) ↖ NW Fuentearmegil Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (12 mi) ↙ SW Miño de San Esteban Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) → E Berlanga de Duero Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↓ S Montejo de Tiermes Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) → E Tajueco Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (13 mi) ↓ S Liceras Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↗ NE Torreblacos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↖ NW Santa María de las Hoyas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (16 mi) ← W Langa de Duero Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↑ N Herrera de Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↗ NE Blacos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↙ SW Ayllón Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Alcubilla de Avellaneda Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↑ N Cubilla Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↘ SE Retortillo de Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↗ NE Muriel de la Fuente Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (18 mi) ↗ NE Calatañazor Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↑ N Vadillo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↑ N Casarejos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ← W Brazacorta Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↙ SW Languilla Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (18 mi) ↑ N Muriel Viejo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Espeja de San Marcelino Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (19 mi) ↘ SE Arenillas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↑ N San Leonardo de Yagüe Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↓ S Campisábalos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↙ SW Aldealengua de Santa María Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ↘ SE Bañuelos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ← W Castillejo de Robledo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↘ SE Somolinos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↙ SW Alconada de Maderuelo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (21 mi) ↘ SE Hijes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↑ N Navaleno Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↘ SE Miedes de Atienza Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Hontoria del Pinar Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Espejón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ← W Arandilla Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Ribota Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Corral de Ayllón Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↑ N Cabrejas del Pinar Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Coruña del Conde Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Riaguas de San Bartolomé Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (21 mi) ← W Peñaranda de Duero Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↘ SE Albendiego Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↘ SE Ujados Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↙ SW Maderuelo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (21 mi) ↘ SE Romanillos de Atienza Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↘ SE Barcones Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↓ S Cantalojas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↘ SE Condemios de Abajo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↓ S Condemios de Arriba Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↓ S Galve de Sorbe Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ← W San Juan del Monte Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ↖ NW Huerta del Rey Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (24 mi) ↙ SW Fresno de Cantespino Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Arauzo de Torre Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Arauzo de Salce Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↙ SW Campo de San Pedro Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Rabanera del Pinar Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↙ SW Cilleruelo de San Mamés Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ← W Vadocondes Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ← W Hontoria de Valdearados Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ← W Zazuar Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ← W Santa Cruz de la Salceda Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ← W Quemada Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Prádena de Atienza Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Bercimuel Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Arauzo de Miel Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Sequera de Fresno Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Riaza Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Atienza Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) ↑ N Canicosa de la Sierra Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↘ SE Cincovillas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Pajarejos Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Pinilla de los Barruecos Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↑ N Vilviestre del Pinar Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Cedillo de la Torre Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Cabezón de la Sierra Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ← W Caleruega Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Valdevacas de Montejo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↘ SE Gascueña de Bornova Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ← W Baños de Valdearados Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↘ SE Bustares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ← W Fuentelcésped Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Moncalvillo Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↑ N Regumiel de la Sierra Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (29 mi) ↑ N Covaleda Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Villaverde de Montejo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (29 mi) ↙ SW Grajera Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Palacios de la Sierra Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ← W Fresnillo de las Dueñas Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ← W Montejo de la Vega de la Serrezuela Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ← W Valdeande Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↓ S Valverde de los Arroyos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Duruelo de la Sierra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Mamolar Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ← W Villanueva de Gumiel Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↑ N Quintanar de la Sierra Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Fresno de la Fuente Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↓ S Arroyo de las Fraguas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ← W Milagros Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Espinosa de Cervera Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Villares de Jadraque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ← W Fuentespina Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Robledo de Corpes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ← W Tubilla del Lago Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Castrillo de la Reina Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Encinas Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Boceguillas Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ← W Pardilla Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Honrubia de la Cuesta Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ← W Aranda de Duero Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Castillejo de Mesleón Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Hacinas Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Cerezo de Arriba Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Carazo Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ↓ S Majaelrayo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Villanueva de Carazo Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Pradales Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↘ SE Hiendelaencina Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Aldeonte Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ← W Campillo de Aranda Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ← W Villalbilla de Gumiel Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↘ SE Zarzuela de Jadraque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Santo Domingo de Silos Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Ciruelos de Cervera Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↙ SW Barbolla Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↓ S Campillo de Ranas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ← W Torregalindo Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Navares de Enmedio Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↓ S Semillas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↙ SW Fuentenebro Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Sotillo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Cerezo de Abajo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↙ SW Navares de Ayuso Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Salas de los Infantes Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↘ SE Rebollosa de Jadraque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ← W Villalba de Duero Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↘ SE Pálmaces de Jadraque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Navares de las Cuevas Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Monasterio de la Sierra Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↙ SW Duruelo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ← W Castrillo de la Vega Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Neila Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Tejada Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ← W Hontangas Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↘ SE Congostrina Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Santibáñez del Val Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ← W Moradillo de Roa Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ← W Quintana del Pidio Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Barbadillo del Mercado Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Contreras Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ↙ SW Urueñas Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (36 mi) ← W Oquillas Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ↘ SE Pinilla de Jadraque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Quintanilla del Coco Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↙ SW Castroserracín Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ← W Adrada de Haza Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↘ SE Torremocha de Jadraque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ← W Haza Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↙ SW Santa Marta del Cerro Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↙ SW Sepúlveda Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Pinilla de los Moros Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↘ SE San Andrés del Congosto Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ← W Cilleruelo de Arriba Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (37 mi) ↘ SE Negredo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Casla Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↘ SE Monasterio Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↓ S Tamajón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (39 mi) ← W Bahabón de Esgueva Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ← W Fuentemolinos Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Cascajares de la Sierra Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Torreadrada Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Vizcaínos Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Cebrecos Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Retuerta Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Huerta de Arriba Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Jaramillo Quemado Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↓ S Montejo de la Sierra Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Barbadillo del Pez Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↑ N Viniegra de Arriba La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↙ SW Valle de Tabladillo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ← W Hoyales de Roa Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Hortigüela Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↙ SW Castroserna de Abajo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Nebreda Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ↘ SE Medranda Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↓ S Arbancón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ← W Fuentecén Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Castro de Fuentidueña Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Castrojimeno Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Jaramillo de la Fuente Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ← W Cabañes de Esgueva Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↑ N Villavelayo La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↓ S Horcajuelo de la Sierra Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ← W Sotillo de la Ribera Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↓ S Retiendas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↙ SW Prádena Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↘ SE Jirueque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Solarana Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↓ S Horcajo de la Sierra Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ← W Berlangas de Roa Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Villaespasa Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↙ SW Aldealcorvo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Covarrubias Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↑ N Canales de la Sierra La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↘ SE Cogolludo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↘ SE Cendejas de la Torre Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↓ S Prádena del Rincón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Mambrillas de Lara Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ↘ SE Membrillera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Barbadillo de Herreros Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ← W Fuentelisendo Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Riocavado de la Sierra Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↙ SW San Pedro de Gaíllos Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ← W Fontioso Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Valtiendas Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Valleruela de Sepúlveda Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ← W Cilleruelo de Abajo Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Fuentesoto Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW San Millán de Lara Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Puentedura Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ← W Terradillos de Esgueva Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↓ S Valdesotos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ← W Valdezate Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↘ SE Fuencemillán Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↑ N Viniegra de Abajo La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Campolara Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↘ SE Bujalaro Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ← W Roa Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↙ SW Arcones Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↘ SE Jadraque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↘ SE Matillas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Cobos de Fuentidueña Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Sacramenia Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Cuevas de Provanco Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↘ SE Espinosa de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↑ N Ventrosa La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ← W Villatuelda Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↓ S Montarrón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Valleruela de Pedraza Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↓ S Tortuero Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (44 mi) ↓ S Braojos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↓ S Berzosa del Lozoya Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Mecerreyes Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↙ SW Navalilla Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Sebúlcor Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (44 mi) ← W Nava de Roa Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ← W Anguix Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↘ SE Villanueva de Argecilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↓ S Puebla de Beleña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ← W Olmedillo de Roa Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↙ SW Fuentidueña Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Santa Inés Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↙ SW Matabuena Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↘ SE Miralrío Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↓ S Robledillo de la Jara Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (45 mi) ← W Quintanilla de la Mata Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Villoruebo Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ← W San Martín de Rubiales Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↓ S Gascones Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ← W Torresandino Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ← W Mambrilla de Castrejón Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↙ SW Rebollo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↓ S Valdepeñas de la Sierra Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↙ SW Pedraza Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (47 mi) ↘ SE Copernal Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (47 mi) ↘ SE Casas de San Galindo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Cuevas de San Clemente Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ← W Castrillo de Duero Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↙ SW Cantalejo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ← W Pedrosa de Duero Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↓ S Buitrago del Lozoya Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↓ S Villavieja del Lozoya Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ← W Lerma Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) ↙ SW Fuente el Olmo de Fuentidueña Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↙ SW Gallegos Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Torrelara Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↘ SE Argecilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↓ S Matarrubia Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↓ S Alarilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ← W Avellanosa de Muñó Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↙ SW Laguna de Contreras Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Villalmanzo Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↙ SW Cabezuela Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↙ SW Arahuetes Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↙ SW Puebla de Pedraza Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ← W Iglesiarrubia Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↙ SW Arevalillo de Cega Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↘ SE Ledanca Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↓ S Cervera de Buitrago Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↓ S Robledillo de Mohernando Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ← W Villaescusa de Roa Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ← W Olmos de Peñafiel Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Torrecilla del Monte Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (49 mi) ↘ SE Utande Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ← W Corrales de Duero Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ← W Valdearcos de la Vega Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ← W Villafruela Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↙ SW Torrecilla del Pinar Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↘ SE Taragudo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↙ SW Aldeasoña Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↘ SE Muduex Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↙ SW Fuentepiñel Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↙ SW Rábano Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↓ S Humanes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↘ SE Gajanejos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ← W Santa Cecilia Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↘ SE Hita Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↙ SW Navafría Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↓ S Malaguilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↓ S Casa de Uceda Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Madrigal del Monte Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Cubillo del Campo Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↙ SW Fuentesaúco de Fuentidueña Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ← W San Llorente Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ← W Bocos de Duero Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↙ SW Muñoveros Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↘ SE Valdearenas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Madrigalejo del Monte Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↙ SW Torre Val de San Pedro Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↙ SW Torre de Peñafiel Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↙ SW Cubillo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (52 mi) ← W Curiel de Duero Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (52 mi) ↘ SE Torre del Burgo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↓ S Mohernando Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↓ S Villaseca de Uceda Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↓ S Patones Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↙ SW Membibre de la Hoz Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Villamayor de los Montes Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ← W Castrillo de Don Juan Palencia 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↙ SW Veganzones Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↙ SW Canalejas de Peñafiel Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↓ S Uceda Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↓ S Garganta de los Montes Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ← W Espinosa de Cerrato Palencia 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ← W Tordómar Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↙ SW Cozuelos de Fuentidueña Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ← W Peñafiel Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (52 mi) ↓ S Torremocha de Jarama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (52 mi) ↓ S Málaga del Fresno Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ← W Roturas Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Valdorros Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↙ SW Adrados Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↙ SW Caballar Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↙ SW Provincia de Segovia Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↙ SW Fompedraza Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↓ S Fuentelahiguera de Albatages Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ← W Encinas de Esgueva Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Zael Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↓ S Viñuelas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ← W Royuela de Río Franco Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↙ SW Turégano Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↓ S Lozoya Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↙ SW Hontalbilla Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ← W Piñel de Arriba Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↓ S Torrelaguna Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↓ S La Cabrera Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (54 mi) ← W Piñel de Abajo Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (54 mi) ↓ S Valdemanco Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (54 mi) ↙ SW La Cuesta Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (54 mi) ↙ SW Perosillo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (54 mi) ↙ SW Lastras de Cuéllar Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) ↙ SW Collado Hermoso Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (54 mi) ← W Canillas de Esgueva Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) ↓ S Canencia Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↙ SW Olombrada Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Villangómez Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ← W Villahoz Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↙ SW Sauquillo de Cabezas Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↙ SW Pelayos del Arroyo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↙ SW Sotosalbos Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ← W Manzanillo Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Villaverde del Monte Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↙ SW Campaspero Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↙ SW Aguilafuente Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↓ S Pinilla del Valle Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (57 mi) ↓ S Bustarviejo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (57 mi) ↓ S Cabanillas de la Sierra Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ← W Langayo Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↓ S Redueña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (57 mi) ← W Cobos de Cerrato Palencia 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↙ SW Frumales Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↙ SW Torreiglesias Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (57 mi) ↓ S Alameda del Valle Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (57 mi) ← W Fombellida Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (58 mi) ↓ S Navalafuente Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (57 mi) ↙ SW Santo Domingo de Pirón Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (58 mi) ↓ S Venturada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (57 mi) ← W Quintanilla de Arriba Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ← W Mahamud Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ← W Hérmedes de Cerrato Palencia 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ← W Torre de Esgueva Valladolid 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↙ SW Escalona del Prado Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↙ SW Zarzuela del Pinar Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ← W Antigüedad Palencia 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (59 mi) ↙ SW Adrada de Pirón Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (60 mi) ↙ SW Fuentepelayo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (60 mi) ← W Ciadoncha Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (59 mi) ↙ SW Basardilla Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (60 mi) ↓ S Rascafría Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (60 mi) ← W Cevico Navero Palencia 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↙ SW Aldea Real Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Presencio Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ← W Santa María del Campo Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↙ SW Brieva Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
98 km (60 mi) ↓ S Guadalix de la Sierra Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
98 km (61 mi) ↓ S Miraflores de la Sierra Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
98 km (61 mi) ↙ SW Torrecaballeros Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
99 km (62 mi) ↙ SW Escobar de Polendos Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
99 km (61 mi) ↙ SW Cabañas de Polendos Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
100 km (62 mi) ← W Tabanera de Cerrato Palencia 🇪🇸 Spain
100 km (62 mi) ← W Peral de Arlanza Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
100 km (62 mi) ↙ SW Pinarnegrillo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
101 km (63 mi) ↙ SW Espirdo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
101 km (62 mi) ↙ SW Mozoncillo Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
101 km (63 mi) ↙ SW Trescasas Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ← W Belbimbre Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ← W Villahán Palencia 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ← W Barrio de Muñó Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ↙ SW Cantimpalos Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↙ SW Escarabajosa de Cabezas Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ← W Valles de Palenzuela Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
104 km (64 mi) ↙ SW San Ildefonso Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
104 km (64 mi) ← W Villaverde-Mogina Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
104 km (65 mi) ↙ SW San Cristóbal de Segovia Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
104 km (65 mi) ← W Palenzuela Palencia 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↙ SW Palazuelos de Eresma Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ← W Villodrigo Palencia 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↙ SW La Lastrilla Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
106 km (66 mi) ← W Herrera de Valdecañas Palencia 🇪🇸 Spain
106 km (65 mi) ↙ SW Encinillas Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
107 km (67 mi) ↙ SW Segovia Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
107 km (66 mi) ↙ SW Roda de Eresma Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
108 km (67 mi) ↙ SW Valseca Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
109 km (68 mi) ← W Quintana del Puente Palencia 🇪🇸 Spain
110 km (68 mi) ← W Villamedianilla Burgos 🇪🇸 Spain
111 km (69 mi) ↙ SW Hontanares de Eresma Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
119 km (74 mi) ↙ SW Ortigosa del Monte Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain
122 km (76 mi) ↙ SW Otero de Herreros Segovia 🇪🇸 Spain

Nearby Power Plants

We found a total 5 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
30 km (18 mi) ↓ S EL NEGREDO Wind 18.0 MW
50 km (31 mi) ← W LAS VINAS Wind 38.0 MW
50 km (31 mi) ← W MICHELIN ARANDA Gas 31.866 MW
81 km (50 mi) ↙ SW EL CANTO (AMPLIADA CON RE-0951) Wind 15.18 MW
88 km (55 mi) ← W P.E. LA PENA I Wind 69.0 MW

Power Plants & Risks During Earthquakes

We found 2 types of power plants in the vecinity of the magnitude 3.5 earthquake that struck 5 km SW of El Burgo de Osma, Spain on May 31, 2002 23:45:57. These types were Gas power plants, Wind 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.

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.

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 3.5 Earthquake Struck 5 km SW of El Burgo de Osma, Spain on May 31, 2002 23:45:57
Date and Time
2002-05-31 23:45:57 (UTC)
Magnitude
3.5 Magnitude (richter scle)
Depth
3.3 km
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