Magnitude 2.3 Earthquake Struck 8 km NW of Corral de Almaguer, Spain on January 19, 2004 09:01:25

Last Updated: 2014-11-07 01:21:06

On January 19, 2004 09:01:25 an earthquake with magnitude of 2.3 on the richter scale hit 8 km NW of Corral de Almaguer, Spain. The earthquake originated at a depth of approximately 0.0 kilometers below the Earth's surface on longitude -3.228° and latitude 39.823°. According to documented reports people felt the earth quake, No tsunami was triggered due to the earthquake.

Magnitude & Depth

The earthquake that appeared on January 19, 2004 09:01:25 had a magnitude of 2.3 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 Corral de Almaguer in Toledo, Spain, located 8 kilometers or 5 miles ↘ SE of the earthquake's epicenter. Other cities in close proximity include Cabezamesada (Toledo, Spain) located 10 km (6 mi) → E and Villatobas (Toledo, Spain) located 11 km (7 mi) ↖ NW 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
8 km (5 mi) ↘ SE Corral de Almaguer Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
10 km (6 mi) → E Cabezamesada Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
11 km (7 mi) ↖ NW Villatobas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
12 km (8 mi) ↓ S Lillo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (11 mi) ↑ N Santa Cruz de la Zarza Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) ↗ NE Horcajo de Santiago Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↗ NE Fuente de Pedro Naharro Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Villarrubia de Santiago Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (14 mi) ← W Dosbarrios Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↑ N Zarza de Tajo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) → E Pozorrubio Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↗ NE Torrubia del Campo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) → E Villanueva de Alcardete Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (14 mi) ↓ S Villacañas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ← W Noblejas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) → E Villamayor de Santiago Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↙ SW Tembleque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ← W Ocaña Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Villamanrique de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↑ N Tarancón Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (16 mi) ← W Cabañas de Yepes Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↑ N Belinchón Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (18 mi) ↘ SE Quintanar de la Orden Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↗ NE Villarrubio Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ↗ NE Tribaldos Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↑ N Fuentidueña de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ← W Huerta de Valdecarábanos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Colmenar de Oreja Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↓ S Quero Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ← W Ontígola Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (21 mi) ← W Ciruelos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↘ SE Miguel Esteban Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Belmonte de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Uclés Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) → E Puebla de Almenara Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (21 mi) ← W Yepes Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) → E Hontanaya Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↖ NW Villaconejos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ↗ NE Huelves Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ↖ NW Villarejo de Salvanés Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Chinchón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ↙ SW Villanueva de Bogas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ← W Aranjuez Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↙ SW Turleque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↑ N Estremera Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↗ NE Paredes Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↑ N Valdaracete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↑ N Barajas de Melo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Villamuelas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↑ N Leganiel Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↓ S Villafranca de los Caballeros Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Titulcia Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Perales de Tajuña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (29 mi) ↑ N Brea de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↘ SE Campo de Criptana Ciudad Real 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Tielmes Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Carabaña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↘ SE Mota del Cuervo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↓ S Madridejos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Morata de Tajuña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↑ N Saceda-Trasierra Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (29 mi) ↘ SE Alcázar de San Juan Ciudad Real 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (29 mi) ↓ S Camuñas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↑ N Illana Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↑ N Driebes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ← W Añover de Tajo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↗ NE Vellisca Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Mora Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Ciempozuelos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ← W Seseña Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↖ NW San Martín de la Vega Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↓ S Consuegra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Mascaraque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ← W Borox Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Valdilecha Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Mazuecos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Manzaneque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↘ SE Pedro Muñoz Ciudad Real 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ← W Esquivias Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Villaminaya Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N Albares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↑ N Mondéjar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N Ambite Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N Almoguera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Arganda Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Valdemoro Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Villar del Olmo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ← W Pantoja Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ← W Cobeja Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (36 mi) ← W Villaseca de la Sagra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Campo Real Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Orgaz Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (36 mi) ← W Yeles Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Rivas-Vaciamadrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Pozuelo del Rey Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Nuevo Baztán Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↑ N Pozo de Almoguera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ← W Numancia de la Sagra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ← W Mocejón Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Pinto Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Chueca Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (37 mi) ↑ N Fuentenovilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↓ S Urda Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ← W Magán Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Nambroca Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ← W Torrejón de Velasco Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ← W Yuncler Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ← W Yuncos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ← W Illescas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Yebra Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ← W Torrejón de la Calzada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Zorita de los Canes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Albalate de Zorita Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Loeches Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Velilla de San Antonio Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↑ N Almonacid de Zorita Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Parla Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ← W Cabañas de la Sagra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ← W Casarrubuelos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ← W Cubas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↙ SW Ajofrín Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↙ SW Sonseca Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↙ SW Burguillos de Toledo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Torres de la Alameda Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Corpa Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↑ N Escariche Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ← W Ugena Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Valverde de Alcalá Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ← W Olías del Rey Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↑ N Pezuela de las Torres Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Mejorada del Campo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Villalbilla Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (42 mi) ← W Toledo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ↙ SW Marjaliza Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ← W Cedillo del Condado Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Cobisa Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↑ N Escopete Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ← W Bargas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Getafe Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Villa de Vallecas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ← W Griñón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↑ N Loranca de Tajuña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ← W Serranillos del Valle Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ← W Humanes de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↑ N Sayatón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ← W Lominchar Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ← W Recas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (42 mi) ← W Carranque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Mazarambroz Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (44 mi) ← W Palomeque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Fuenlabrada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW San Fernando de Henares Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Layos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↑ N Pastrana Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↑ N Pioz Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Vicálvaro Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Anchuelo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↑ N Hontoba Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Villaverde Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ← W Moraleja de Enmedio Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Coslada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Santorcaz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Leganés Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ← W Batres Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Torrejón de Ardoz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Puente de Vallecas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Alcalá de Henares Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Moratalaz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↑ N Pozo de Guadalajara Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↑ N Hueva Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Usera Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (47 mi) ↖ NW San Blas-Canillejas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ← W Camarenilla Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Los Santos de la Humosa Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Arganzuela Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↑ N Aranzueque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Carabanchel Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↑ N Valdeconcha Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Provincia de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Retiro Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Latina Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ← W Chozas de Canales Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↙ SW Casasbuenas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↑ N Renera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↖ NW City Center Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) ← W Arroyomolinos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Móstoles Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Salamanca Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↑ N Valdarachas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Alcorcón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Ciudad Lineal Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Barajas de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ← W Villamiel de Toledo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↙ SW Guadamur Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ← W Casarrubios del Monte Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Chamberí Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ← W El Álamo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↑ N Yebes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↑ N Moratilla de los Meleros Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Paracuellos de Jarama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↑ N Armuña de Tajuña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ← W Arcicóllar Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↑ N Fuentelviejo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Hortaleza Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Moncloa-Aravaca Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↙ SW Polán Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↙ SW Pulgar Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Chamartín Ávila 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Ajalvir Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Camarma de Esteruelas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ← W Camarena Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Pinar de Chamartín Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Tetuán de las Victorias Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Meco Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Villaviciosa de Odón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Daganzo de Arriba Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↑ N Fuentelencina Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↙ SW Noez Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Azuqueca de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↑ N Chiloeches Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↑ N Tendilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (52 mi) ← W Rielves Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↑ N Horche Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Las Tablas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Villanueva de la Torre Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ← W Navalcarnero Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Pozuelo de Alarcón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ← W Valmojado Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↑ N Alhóndiga Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Boadilla del Monte Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Alovera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↙ SW Cuerva Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↑ N Romanones Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Cobeña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (52 mi) ← W Huecas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Fuencarral-El Pardo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Fresno de Torote Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Alcobendas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ← W Fuensalida Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Quer Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) ↑ N Lupiana Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (54 mi) ↖ NW San Sebastián de los Reyes Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↖ NW El Pardo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↑ N Peñalver Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↑ N Guadalajara Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ← W Sevilla La Nueva Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Algete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Majadahonda Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Valdeaveruelo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Cabanillas del Campo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Valdeavero Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↑ N Valfermoso de Tajuña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Torrejón del Rey Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (57 mi) ← W Villamanta Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↖ NW Las Rozas de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↑ N Irueste Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ← W Brunete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↖ NW Valdeolmos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (57 mi) ↑ N Centenera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (58 mi) ↑ N Marchamalo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (57 mi) ↖ NW Fuente el Saz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ← W Méntrida Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Ribatejada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ← W Villanueva de Perales Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ← W Villamantilla Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↑ N Atanzón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↖ NW Tres Cantos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↑ N Yélamos de Abajo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↖ NW Villanueva de la Cañada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (59 mi) ↑ N Yélamos de Arriba Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (59 mi) ↑ N Valdeavellano Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (59 mi) ↑ N Aldeanueva de Guadalajara Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Villanueva del Pardillo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Galápagos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ← W Quijorna Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↑ N San Andrés del Rey Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
98 km (61 mi) ↑ N Tórtola de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
99 km (61 mi) ↖ NW Valdetorres de Jarama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
99 km (61 mi) ↖ NW Las Matas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
99 km (61 mi) ↑ N Caspueñas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
99 km (62 mi) ← W Aldea del Fresno Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
100 km (62 mi) ↖ NW San Agustín del Guadalix Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
100 km (62 mi) ↑ N Fontanar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
100 km (62 mi) ↑ N Valdegrudas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ↖ NW Torrelodones Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↖ NW Colmenar Viejo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↑ N Yunquera de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↖ NW Valdemorillo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↑ N Ciruelas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ← W Chapinería Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↑ N Torija Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
104 km (65 mi) ← W Navalagamella Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW El Molar Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Hoyo de Manzanares Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ← W Colmenar del Arroyo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Valdepiélagos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Talamanca de Jarama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Colmenarejo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N Cañizar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
106 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Galapagar Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
107 km (66 mi) ↑ N Trijueque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
107 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Pedrezuela Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
108 km (67 mi) ↖ NW El Vellón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
108 km (67 mi) ↑ N Brihuega Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
108 km (67 mi) ← W Fresnedillas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
111 km (69 mi) ↖ NW Collado-Villalba Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
111 km (69 mi) ↖ NW Navalquejigo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
113 km (70 mi) ↖ NW El Escorial Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
113 km (70 mi) ↖ NW Manzanares el Real Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
114 km (70 mi) ↖ NW Moralzarzal Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
114 km (71 mi) ↖ NW Alpedrete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
114 km (71 mi) ↖ NW Zarzalejo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
115 km (71 mi) ↖ NW San Lorenzo de El Escorial Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
115 km (71 mi) ↖ NW Boalo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
117 km (73 mi) ↖ NW Collado Mediano Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
118 km (73 mi) ↖ NW Becerril de la Sierra Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
119 km (74 mi) ↖ NW Guadarrama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
120 km (75 mi) ↖ NW Navacerrada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
122 km (76 mi) ↖ NW Los Molinos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
123 km (77 mi) ↖ NW Cercedilla Madrid 🇪🇸 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
21 km (13 mi) ↖ NW P. E. LA PLATA Wind 21.25 MW
24 km (15 mi) ↘ SE Puebla de Almoradiel Solar 11.8 MW
36 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Saelices Solar 11.3 MW
45 km (28 mi) ↓ S Madridejos Solar 8.8 MW
49 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Eruela Solar 7.0 MW
55 km (34 mi) ← W ACECA GRUPO 4 Gas 758.74 MW
63 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Villaverde Solar 5.0 MW
69 km (42 mi) ↑ N BOLARQUE II GRUPO 1 Hydro 215.0 MW
71 km (44 mi) ↑ N BOLARQUE I GRUPO 1 Hydro 27.94 MW
76 km (47 mi) ← W Bargas Solar 5.2 MW
99 km (62 mi) ← W LAS PICADAS GRUPO 1 Hydro 24.32 MW
119 km (74 mi) ↖ NW SILVON 2 Hydro 81.54 MW

Power Plants & Risks During Earthquakes

We found 4 types of power plants in the vecinity of the magnitude 2.3 earthquake that struck 8 km NW of Corral de Almaguer, Spain on January 19, 2004 09:01:25. These types were Solar power plants, Wind power plants, Hydro power plants, Gas 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 2.3 Earthquake Struck 8 km NW of Corral de Almaguer, Spain on January 19, 2004 09:01:25
Date and Time
2004-01-19 09:01:25 (UTC)
Magnitude
2.3 Magnitude (richter scle)
Depth
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