Magnitude 1.0 Earthquake Struck 3 km NW of Videmala, Spain on July 31, 2003 23:54:54

Last Updated: 2014-11-07 01:19:19

On July 31, 2003 23:54:54 an earthquake with magnitude of 1.0 on the richter scale hit 3 km NW of Videmala, Spain. The earthquake originated at a depth of approximately 0.0 kilometers below the Earth's surface on longitude -6.076° and latitude 41.631°. According to documented reports people felt the earth quake, No tsunami was triggered due to the earthquake.

Magnitude & Depth

The earthquake that appeared on July 31, 2003 23:54:54 had a magnitude of 1.0 on the richter scale.

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 Videmala in Zamora, Spain, located 3 kilometers or 2 miles → E of the earthquake's epicenter. Other cities in close proximity include Losacino (Zamora, Spain) located 5 km (3 mi) ↖ NW and Fonfría (Zamora, Spain) located 5 km (3 mi) ← W of the epicenter.

In total, we found 299 cities in our database that might have been impacted by the earthquake.

Distance Direction City State Country
3 km (2 mi) → E Videmala Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
5 km (3 mi) ↖ NW Losacino Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
5 km (3 mi) ← W Fonfría Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
7 km (4 mi) ↗ NE Carbajales de Alba Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
8 km (5 mi) ← W Samir de los Caños Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
8 km (5 mi) ↖ NW Vegalatrave Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
9 km (5 mi) ↑ N Losacio Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
10 km (6 mi) ↓ S Villadepera Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
10 km (6 mi) ↗ NE Manzanal del Barco Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
12 km (7 mi) ↘ SE Villalcampo Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
13 km (8 mi) ↓ S Villardiegua de la Ribera Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (8 mi) ↖ NW Gallegos del Río Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (9 mi) ↑ N Provincia de Zamora Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (8 mi) ↑ N Olmillos de Castro Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ↗ NE Santa Eufemia del Barco Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ↑ N Ferreruela Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) ↓ S Moralina Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) → E Palacios del Pan Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (11 mi) ↓ S Moral de Sayago Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↓ S Torregamones Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) ↗ NE Perilla de Castro Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (12 mi) ← W Rabanales Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (12 mi) ↓ S Gamones Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↓ S Luelmo Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↘ SE Almaraz de Duero Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Ríofrío de Aliste Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (14 mi) ↗ NE Montamarta Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (14 mi) ↑ N Pozuelo de Tábara Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (13 mi) ↙ SW Miranda do Douro Bragança 🇵🇹 Portugal
23 km (14 mi) ← W Alcañices Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↑ N Tábara Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↓ S Argañín Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↖ NW San Vicente de la Cabeza Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↑ N Moreruela de Tábara Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) → E Roales Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↑ N Faramontanos de Tábara Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↗ NE San Cebrián de Castro Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ← W San Vitero Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) → E Valcabado Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↓ S Fariza Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (18 mi) ↘ SE Pereruela Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↓ S Muga de Sayago Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) → E Cubillos Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Ferreras de Abajo Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↓ S Bermillo de Sayago Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↗ NE Piedrahita de Castro Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (19 mi) ↗ NE Moreruela de los Infanzones Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (19 mi) → E Zamora Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↖ NW Ferreras de Arriba Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) → E Monfarracinos Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ← W Rábano de Aliste Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) → E Torres del Carrizal Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↗ NE Manganeses de la Lampreana Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↗ NE Pajares de la Lampreana Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↑ N Villanueva de las Peras Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) → E Molacillos Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↓ S Villar del Buey Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) → E Entrala Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↗ NE Granja de Moreruela Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Otero de Bodas Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (21 mi) ↑ N Pueblica de Valverde Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Cerecinos del Carrizal Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↘ SE Fresno de Sayago Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Arquillinos Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (21 mi) → E Morales del Vino Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↑ N Santa María de Valverde Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Mahide Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↑ N Friera de Valverde Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) → E Villaralbo Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) → E Benegiles Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ← W Trabazos Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↑ N Morales de Valverde Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) → E Arcenillas Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↙ SW Vimioso Bragança 🇵🇹 Portugal
37 km (23 mi) ↑ N Melgar de Tera Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (24 mi) ↑ N Bretocino Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Villardeciervos Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Calzadilla de Tera Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ↗ NE Villalba de la Lampreana Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) → E Casaseca de las Chanas Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↗ NE Bretó Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↘ SE Villanueva de Campeán Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) → E Moraleja del Vino Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↙ SW Sendim Bragança 🇵🇹 Portugal
39 km (24 mi) ↘ SE Casaseca de Campeán Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↑ N Villaveza de Valverde Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) → E Cazurra Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↑ N Camarzana de Tera Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Vega de Tera Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↑ N Burganes de Valverde Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (24 mi) ↑ N Santa Croya de Tera Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↗ NE Santovenia Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ← W Figueruela de Arriba Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↗ NE Villarrín de Campos Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (26 mi) ↓ S Salce Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↑ N Santibáñez de Tera Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↘ SE Cabañas de Sayago Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↑ N Navianos de Valverde Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) → E Peleas de Abajo Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Corrales Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) → E Gema Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Peñausende Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) → E Jambrina Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) ↑ N Micereces de Tera Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) ↓ S Fermoselle Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) ↑ N Milles de la Polvorosa Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↑ N Villanázar Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↑ N San Pedro de Ceque Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↗ NE Villaveza del Agua Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (27 mi) ↓ S Carbellino Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (29 mi) ↑ N Arcos de la Polvorosa Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) → E Santa Clara de Avedillo Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Brime de Sog Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Quiruelas de Vidriales Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↑ N Santa Colomba de las Monjas Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Mombuey Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↑ N Granucillo Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (29 mi) ↑ N Brime de Urz Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (29 mi) ↘ SE Mayalde Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↑ N Quintanilla de Urz Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (29 mi) ↗ NE Barcial del Barco Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↓ S Almendra Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↑ N Santibáñez de Vidriales Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↓ S Sardón de los Frailes Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Santiz Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↘ SE Cuelgamures Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Uña de Quintana Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↓ S Monleras Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Molezuelas de la Carballeda Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Manzanal de Arriba Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↑ N Santa Cristina de la Polvorosa Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) → E Fuentespreadas Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ↑ N Villanueva de Azoague Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Peque Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↘ SE Moraleja de Sayago Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ↓ S Trabanca Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Cernadilla Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↓ S Villarino de los Aires Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Benavente Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Manganeses de la Polvorosa Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↓ S Villaseco de los Reyes Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↘ SE Palacios del Arzobispo Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↑ N Fuente Encalada Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Manzanal de los Infantes Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Santa María de la Vega Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Villageriz Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Villabrázaro Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Cubo de Benavente Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Ayoó de Vidriales Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Villaferrueña Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Arrabalde Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↘ SE Añover de Tormes Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↑ N Fresno de la Polvorosa Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↘ SE Valdelosa Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N Alcubilla de Nogales Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↘ SE Zamayón Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↓ S Iruelos Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Maire de Castroponce Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ← W Bragança Municipality Bragança 🇵🇹 Portugal
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N San Cristóbal de Entreviñas Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Coomonte Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↓ S Ahigal de Villarino Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Asturianos Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ← W Samil Bragança 🇵🇹 Portugal
59 km (37 mi) ↑ N Pobladura del Valle Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Muelas de los Caballeros Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↑ N San Esteban de Nogales Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Justel Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Espadañedo Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↘ SE Ledesma Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↘ SE San Pelayo de Guareña Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Palacios de Sanabria Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↓ S Brincones Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↓ S Gejuelo del Barro Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↓ S Puertas Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↓ S Tremedal de Tormes Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Mogadouro Bragança 🇵🇹 Portugal
62 km (38 mi) ↑ N San Adrián del Valle Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Castrocontrigo Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↘ SE Aldearrodrigo Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↓ S Masueco Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↘ SE Torresmenudas Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Matilla de Arzón Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ↘ SE Juzbado Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↓ S Aldeadávila de la Ribera Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↓ S Villar de Samaniego Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ↘ SE Topas Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↘ SE Forfoleda Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↓ S Espadaña Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Puebla de Sanabria Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↑ N Pozuelo del Páramo Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↘ SE Almenara de Tormes Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↓ S Villaseco de los Gamitos Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Robleda-Cervantes Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↓ S Sanchón de la Ribera Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (42 mi) ↓ S Villar de Peralonso Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↓ S Villarmuerto Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Doñinos de Ledesma Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↘ SE San Pedro del Valle Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↓ S Valsalabroso Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↓ S Cabeza del Caballo Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Calzada de Valdunciel Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↓ S Encina de San Silvestre Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Zarapicos Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↘ SE Valdunciel Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Villarmayor Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Vega de Tirados Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↘ SE Valverdón Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↓ S Barceo Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↓ S Villasdardo Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ← W Cobreros Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↘ SE Golpejas Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Macedo de Cavaleiros Bragança 🇵🇹 Portugal
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW San Justo Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↘ SE Castellanos de Villiquera Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Galende Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↘ SE Florida de Liébana Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↓ S Peralejos de Arriba Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↓ S Mieza Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Trefacio Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↓ S Santa María de Sando Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↓ S Valderrodrigo Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↓ S Cerezal de Peñahorcada Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↓ S Peralejos de Abajo Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↓ S Sando Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↘ SE Parada de Arriba Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↘ SE Rollán Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↓ S Vitigudino Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↓ S Guadramiro Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↘ SE Monterrubio de Armuña Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↓ S Cipérez Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↓ S Encinasola de los Comendadores Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↓ S Villasbuenas Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↘ SE Villares de la Reina Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) ↘ SE Carrascal de Barregas Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) ↘ SE Villamayor Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ← W Hermisende Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↓ S Moronta Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↘ SE Galindo y Perahuy Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↓ S Barruecopardo Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↓ S Vilvestre Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↘ SE Doñinos de Salamanca Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↘ SE Canillas de Abajo Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ← W Vinhais Bragança 🇵🇹 Portugal
80 km (49 mi) ↙ SW Alfândega da Fé Bragança 🇵🇹 Portugal
80 km (49 mi) ↘ SE Tabera de Abajo Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↘ SE Salamanca Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↓ S Garcirrey Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↓ S Saldeana Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ← W Lubián Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (50 mi) ↘ SE Calzada de Don Diego Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↓ S Yecla de Yeltes Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↓ S Pelarrodríguez Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↓ S Pozos de Hinojo Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↘ SE Santa Marta de Tormes Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↓ S Cerralbo Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (52 mi) ↘ SE Aldeatejada Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (52 mi) ↘ SE Robliza de Cojos Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↙ SW Freixo de Espada à Cinta Bragança 🇵🇹 Portugal
85 km (53 mi) ↘ SE Carbajosa de la Sagrada Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↓ S Bermellar Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↓ S Saucelle Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↘ SE Aldehuela de la Bóveda Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↓ S Buenamadre Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) ↘ SE Provincia de Salamanca Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) ↘ SE Miranda de Azán Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↘ SE Arapiles Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↓ S Bogajo Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↓ S Villares de Yeltes Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↓ S Villavieja de Yeltes Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ← W Porto Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↘ SE Matilla de los Caños del Río Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ← W Pías Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↓ S Boada Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↘ SE Villalba de los Llanos Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (58 mi) ↓ S Hinojosa de Duero Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (57 mi) ↘ SE Mozárbez Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (58 mi) ↓ S La Fuente de San Esteban Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ↓ S Lumbrales Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ↓ S San Muñoz Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↓ S Olmedo de Camaces Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↓ S Retortillo Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (60 mi) ↘ SE Morille Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↘ SE San Pedro de Rozados Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↓ S Bañobárez Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
99 km (61 mi) ↓ S Sobradillo Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
101 km (63 mi) ↓ S San Felices de los Gallegos Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
101 km (62 mi) ↓ S Ahigal de los Aceiteros Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↓ S Escalhão Guarda 🇵🇹 Portugal
104 km (64 mi) ↓ S Mata de Lobos Guarda 🇵🇹 Portugal
106 km (66 mi) ↓ S La Bouza Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
106 km (65 mi) ↓ S Puerto Seguro Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
107 km (66 mi) ↓ S Almofala Guarda 🇵🇹 Portugal
108 km (67 mi) ↙ SW Vilar de Amargo Guarda 🇵🇹 Portugal
110 km (68 mi) ↓ S Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo Guarda 🇵🇹 Portugal
111 km (69 mi) ↓ S Vermiosa Guarda 🇵🇹 Portugal
112 km (69 mi) ↓ S Castelo Rodrigo Guarda 🇵🇹 Portugal
115 km (71 mi) ↓ S Vilar Torpim Guarda 🇵🇹 Portugal
117 km (72 mi) ↓ S Reigada Guarda 🇵🇹 Portugal

Nearby Power Plants

We found a total 36 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
11 km (6 mi) ↙ SW CASTRO II Hydro 195.29 MW
12 km (7 mi) ↗ NE P. E. EL HIERRO Wind 38.4 MW
13 km (8 mi) ↘ SE RICOBAYO II 1 Hydro 326.57 MW
27 km (17 mi) → E Pereruela Solar 9.9 MW
27 km (17 mi) ↑ N P.E. VALMEDIANO Wind 34.0 MW
27 km (17 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO VALMEDIANO Wind 44.88 MW
38 km (24 mi) ↖ NW RIBADELAGO GR 3 Hydro 34.56 MW
43 km (27 mi) ↖ NW VALPARAISO 2 Hydro 65.1 MW
44 km (27 mi) ↓ S VILLARINO 4 Hydro 850.88 MW
45 km (27 mi) ↓ S VILLANUA Hydro 10.9 MW
48 km (30 mi) ↖ NW P. E. VALPARAISO Wind 41.25 MW
51 km (32 mi) ↖ NW CERNADILLA Hydro 33.32 MW
51 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Castanheira Wind 4.0 MW
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Villabrázaro Solar 5.5 MW
62 km (39 mi) ↓ S P. E. LA PENUCA Wind 33.0 MW
62 km (38 mi) ← W Prado Novo Hydro 2.9 MW
67 km (41 mi) ← W Montezinho Hydro 1.4 MW
68 km (42 mi) ↙ SW ALDEADAVILA II 2 Hydro 1226.43 MW
68 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Valverdon Solar 5.5 MW
73 km (45 mi) ↙ SW Borninhos Wind 2.0 MW
75 km (46 mi) ← W Trutas Hydro 2.2 MW
76 km (47 mi) ↙ SW Bornes Wind 60.0 MW
76 km (47 mi) ← W Nunes Hydro 8.7 MW
77 km (48 mi) ↖ NW PARQUE EOLICO SAN CIPRIAN Wind 17.85 MW
82 km (51 mi) ← W P.E. LUBIAN Wind 50.0 MW
82 km (51 mi) ← W P.E. AMPLIACION HEDROSO ACIBEROS Wind 14.0 MW
82 km (51 mi) ← W HEDROSO-ACIBEROS Wind 31.45 MW
82 km (51 mi) ← W AMPLIACION PADORNELO Wind 18.0 MW
82 km (51 mi) ← W PADORNELO Wind 31.45 MW
82 km (51 mi) ← W P. E. AMPLIACION A LA GAMONEDA (AMPL. RE-2623) Wind 29.75 MW
82 km (51 mi) ← W P. E. LA GAMONEDA (AMPLIADA CON RE-1814) Wind 19.8 MW
82 km (51 mi) ← W P. E. CINSEIRO Wind 12.0 MW
89 km (55 mi) ↓ S SAUCELLE II 1 Hydro 516.39 MW
91 km (56 mi) ↙ SW Felgar Wind 8.0 MW
120 km (74 mi) ↓ S Senhora de Monforte Hydro 10.0 MW
121 km (75 mi) ↓ S Vale de Madeira Hydro 1.35 MW

Power Plants & Risks During Earthquakes

We found 3 types of power plants in the vecinity of the magnitude 1.0 earthquake that struck 3 km NW of Videmala, Spain on July 31, 2003 23:54:54. These types were Solar power plants, Wind 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.

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 1.0 Earthquake Struck 3 km NW of Videmala, Spain on July 31, 2003 23:54:54
Date and Time
2003-07-31 23:54:54 (UTC)
Magnitude
1.0 Magnitude (richter scle)
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