Magnitude 1.3 Earthquake Struck 3 km NNE of Villarejo de Salvanés, Spain on April 29, 2004 20:41:58

Last Updated: 2014-11-07 01:22:08

On April 29, 2004 20:41:58 an earthquake with magnitude of 1.3 on the richter scale hit 3 km NNE of Villarejo de Salvanés, Spain. The earthquake originated at a depth of approximately 0.0 kilometers below the Earth's surface on longitude -3.252° and latitude 40.197°. According to documented reports people felt the earth quake, No tsunami was triggered due to the earthquake.

Magnitude & Depth

The earthquake that appeared on April 29, 2004 20:41:58 had a magnitude of 1.3 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 Villarejo de Salvanés in Madrid, Spain, located 3 kilometers or 2 miles ↓ S of the earthquake's epicenter. Other cities in close proximity include Valdaracete (Madrid, Spain) located 5 km (3 mi) ↗ NE and Carabaña (Madrid, Spain) located 6 km (4 mi) ↑ N 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
3 km (2 mi) ↓ S Villarejo de Salvanés Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
5 km (3 mi) ↗ NE Valdaracete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
6 km (4 mi) ↑ N Carabaña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
7 km (4 mi) ↖ NW Tielmes Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
9 km (5 mi) ← W Perales de Tajuña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
10 km (6 mi) ↓ S Belmonte de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
11 km (7 mi) ↖ NW Valdilecha Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
12 km (7 mi) ↘ SE Fuentidueña de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
13 km (8 mi) ↗ NE Brea de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
13 km (8 mi) → E Estremera Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (9 mi) ↘ SE Villamanrique de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ↙ SW Colmenar de Oreja Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ↙ SW Chinchón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ← W Morata de Tajuña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ↑ N Villar del Olmo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) ↑ N Ambite Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↗ NE Driebes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↑ N Nuevo Baztán Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↑ N Mondéjar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↖ NW Campo Real Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) ← W Arganda Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) ↖ NW Pozuelo del Rey Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↗ NE Mazuecos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (13 mi) ↙ SW Villaconejos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (14 mi) ↘ SE Zarza de Tajo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (14 mi) ↑ N Fuentenovilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↘ SE Belinchón Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↗ NE Albares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↘ SE Santa Cruz de la Zarza Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↖ NW Valverde de Alcalá Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↖ NW Torres de la Alameda Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↖ NW Loeches Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↗ NE Pozo de Almoguera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↗ NE Almoguera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↓ S Villarrubia de Santiago Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↑ N Pezuela de las Torres Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (16 mi) → E Leganiel Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↖ NW Corpa Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Villalbilla Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ← W Rivas-Vaciamadrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (16 mi) ← W Velilla de San Antonio Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (16 mi) ← W San Martín de la Vega Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↙ SW Titulcia Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↑ N Escariche Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↓ S Noblejas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) → E Barajas de Melo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) → E Illana Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↑ N Loranca de Tajuña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Anchuelo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↘ SE Tarancón Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Mejorada del Campo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (19 mi) ↑ N Santorcaz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (18 mi) ↑ N Pioz Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (18 mi) ↗ NE Yebra Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↑ N Escopete Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↙ SW Ciempozuelos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ↖ NW Alcalá de Henares Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↑ N Pozo de Guadalajara Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↖ NW Los Santos de la Humosa Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (21 mi) ↑ N Hontoba Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↓ S Villatobas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (21 mi) ↓ S Ocaña Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Torrejón de Ardoz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↖ NW San Fernando de Henares Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↗ NE Zorita de los Canes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Ontígola Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) → E Saceda-Trasierra Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) → E Huelves Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↑ N Aranzueque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Aranjuez Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (21 mi) ← W Villa de Vallecas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ← W Coslada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↘ SE Fuente de Pedro Naharro Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↙ SW Valdemoro Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) → E Paredes Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Albalate de Zorita Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) → E Vellisca Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ← W Vicálvaro Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↗ NE Almonacid de Zorita Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↑ N Valdarachas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↗ NE Pastrana Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ↑ N Hueva Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ← W Pinto Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ↑ N Renera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↑ N Yebes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) → E Tribaldos Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↙ SW Seseña Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↗ NE Sayatón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ← W San Blas-Canillejas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Camarma de Esteruelas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (24 mi) ↓ S Dosbarrios Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Meco Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Barajas de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) → E Villarrubio Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ← W Villaverde Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↓ S Cabañas de Yepes Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↘ SE Torrubia del Campo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ← W Moratalaz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Paracuellos de Jarama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) → E Uclés Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Azuqueca de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↑ N Armuña de Tajuña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ← W Puente de Vallecas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Ajalvir Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Ciruelos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↗ NE Valdeconcha Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Daganzo de Arriba Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↑ N Moratilla de los Meleros Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ← W Getafe Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↑ N Chiloeches Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Villanueva de la Torre Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) ↑ N Horche Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) ← W Retiro Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) ← W Ciudad Lineal Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) ← W Usera Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) ← W Arganzuela Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) ↑ N Fuentelviejo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Borox Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) ← W Parla Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Torrejón de Velasco Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↑ N Alovera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↘ SE Cabezamesada Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ← W Salamanca Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Esquivias Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ← W Provincia de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↓ S Yepes Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ← W Hortaleza Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ← W Leganés Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↑ N Tendilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ← W Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Fresno de Torote Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ← W Carabanchel Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Quer Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (27 mi) ↘ SE Horcajo de Santiago Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ← W City Center Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (29 mi) ← W Latina Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ← W Torrejón de la Calzada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ← W Chamartín Ávila 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ← W Chamberí Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Cobeña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ← W Pinar de Chamartín Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Fuentelencina Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ← W Fuenlabrada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ← W Tetuán de las Victorias Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↙ SW Yeles Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Romanones Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Valdeaveruelo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↑ N Guadalajara Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Valdeavero Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ← W Moncloa-Aravaca Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↑ N Lupiana Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↑ N Cabanillas del Campo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (29 mi) ↓ S Huerta de Valdecarábanos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ← W Las Tablas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Casarrubuelos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Corral de Almaguer Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Algete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Añover de Tajo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ← W Humanes de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Cubas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Pozorrubio Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Torrejón del Rey Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW San Sebastián de los Reyes Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Illescas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↑ N Alhóndiga Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Alcobendas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ← W Alcorcón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Valdeolmos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ← W Griñón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ← W Fuencarral-El Pardo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Numancia de la Sagra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↓ S Lillo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Pantoja Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Marchamalo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ← W Moraleja de Enmedio Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Peñalver Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Ribatejada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ← W Móstoles Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ← W Serranillos del Valle Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↑ N Centenera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↙ SW Ugena Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↑ N Valfermoso de Tajuña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Fuente el Saz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Cobeja Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ← W Pozuelo de Alarcón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↙ SW Yuncos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Irueste Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Galápagos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Carranque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N Aldeanueva de Guadalajara Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ← W El Pardo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N Atanzón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Valdeavellano Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Tórtola de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↙ SW Yuncler Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ← W Arroyomolinos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↙ SW Cedillo del Condado Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ← W Batres Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (36 mi) ← W Boadilla del Monte Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ← W Villaviciosa de Odón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↓ S Villamuelas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↘ SE Villamayor de Santiago Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Yélamos de Abajo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ↓ S Tembleque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ↙ SW Villaseca de la Sagra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (36 mi) ↑ N Fontanar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ↑ N Caspueñas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (36 mi) ↘ SE Puebla de Almenara Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Valdetorres de Jarama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Tres Cantos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ← W Majadahonda Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↑ N Yélamos de Arriba Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↑ N Valdegrudas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↑ N San Andrés del Rey Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↘ SE Villanueva de Alcardete Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Lominchar Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↖ NW San Agustín del Guadalix Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (37 mi) ↙ SW Palomeque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↑ N Yunquera de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Cabañas de la Sagra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ← W Las Rozas de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (39 mi) ↓ S Villanueva de Bogas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Magán Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Mocejón Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Ciruelas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ← W El Álamo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Torija Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↙ SW Recas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ↘ SE Hontanaya Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Talamanca de Jarama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Valdepiélagos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ↓ S Villacañas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↖ NW El Molar Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↑ N Cañizar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ← W Navalcarnero Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↙ SW Casarrubios del Monte Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ← W Las Matas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ← W Brunete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Colmenar Viejo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (42 mi) ↑ N Trijueque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (42 mi) ← W Sevilla La Nueva Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Pedrezuela Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Chozas de Canales Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Olías del Rey Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW El Vellón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ← W Villanueva del Pardillo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↘ SE Quintanar de la Orden Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ← W Villanueva de la Cañada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↑ N Brihuega Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↓ S Mascaraque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ← W Torrelodones Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ← W Valmojado Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Bargas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↙ SW Camarenilla Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ← W Quijorna Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (44 mi) ↓ S Mora Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ← W Hoyo de Manzanares Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↓ S Turleque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ← W Villamanta Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↙ SW Nambroca Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ← W Villanueva de Perales Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↙ SW Camarena Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↓ S Villaminaya Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (47 mi) ↙ SW Toledo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↙ SW Arcicóllar Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ← W Colmenarejo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↘ SE Miguel Esteban Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ← W Galapagar Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↘ SE Quero Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ← W Valdemorillo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ← W Villamantilla Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↓ S Manzaneque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) ↙ SW Burguillos de Toledo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Manzanares el Real Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↙ SW Chueca Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↙ SW Villamiel de Toledo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ← W Navalagamella Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↙ SW Cobisa Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↓ S Orgaz Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Boalo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ← W Collado-Villalba Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ← W Méntrida Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ← W Moralzarzal Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ← W Navalquejigo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ← W Aldea del Fresno Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↙ SW Ajofrín Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↙ SW Fuensalida Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↙ SW Huecas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (52 mi) ← W Chapinería Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (52 mi) ← W Colmenar del Arroyo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↙ SW Layos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (52 mi) ↘ SE Mota del Cuervo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ← W Alpedrete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↙ SW Rielves Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ← W Fresnedillas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↙ SW Sonseca Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↓ S Madridejos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ← W Collado Mediano Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (52 mi) ← W Becerril de la Sierra Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↓ S Villafranca de los Caballeros Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ← W El Escorial Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↙ SW Mazarambroz Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ← W Navacerrada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ← W Zarzalejo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↙ SW Guadamur Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↓ S Consuegra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↓ S Camuñas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ← W San Lorenzo de El Escorial Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) ↘ SE Campo de Criptana Ciudad Real 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) ↙ SW Casasbuenas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (54 mi) ← W Guadarrama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↘ SE Alcázar de San Juan Ciudad Real 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↙ SW Polán Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ← W Los Molinos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ← W Cercedilla Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↓ S Marjaliza Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↘ SE Pedro Muñoz Ciudad Real 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ↙ SW Noez Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (59 mi) ↙ SW Pulgar Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↓ S Urda Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
100 km (62 mi) ↙ SW Cuerva Toledo 🇪🇸 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
25 km (15 mi) ↓ S P. E. LA PLATA Wind 21.25 MW
37 km (23 mi) ↗ NE BOLARQUE I GRUPO 1 Hydro 27.94 MW
40 km (25 mi) ↗ NE BOLARQUE II GRUPO 1 Hydro 215.0 MW
47 km (29 mi) → E Saelices Solar 11.3 MW
58 km (36 mi) ↙ SW ACECA GRUPO 4 Gas 758.74 MW
64 km (39 mi) ↘ SE Puebla de Almoradiel Solar 11.8 MW
79 km (49 mi) ↙ SW Bargas Solar 5.2 MW
81 km (50 mi) ← W LAS PICADAS GRUPO 1 Hydro 24.32 MW
82 km (51 mi) ↙ SW Villaverde Solar 5.0 MW
82 km (50 mi) ↓ S Madridejos Solar 8.8 MW
85 km (53 mi) ← W SILVON 2 Hydro 81.54 MW
89 km (55 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 1.3 earthquake that struck 3 km NNE of Villarejo de Salvanés, Spain on April 29, 2004 20:41:58. 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 1.3 Earthquake Struck 3 km NNE of Villarejo de Salvanés, Spain on April 29, 2004 20:41:58
Date and Time
2004-04-29 20:41:58 (UTC)
Magnitude
1.3 Magnitude (richter scle)
Depth
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