Magnitude 3.1 Earthquake Struck 1 km ESE of Tembleque, Spain on October 11, 2006 04:26:40

Last Updated: 2014-11-07 01:30:32

On October 11, 2006 04:26:40 an earthquake with magnitude of 3.1 on the richter scale hit 1 km ESE of Tembleque, Spain. The earthquake originated at a depth of approximately 6.8 kilometers below the Earth's surface on longitude -3.491° and latitude 39.692°. According to documented reports people felt the earth quake, No tsunami was triggered due to the earthquake.

Magnitude & Depth

The earthquake that appeared on October 11, 2006 04:26:40 had a magnitude of 3.1 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 Tembleque in Toledo, Spain, located 1 kilometers or 0 miles ← W of the earthquake's epicenter. Other cities in close proximity include Villanueva de Bogas (Toledo, Spain) located 14 km (9 mi) ← W and Turleque (Toledo, Spain) located 14 km (9 mi) ↙ SW 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
1 km (0 mi) ← W Tembleque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (9 mi) ← W Villanueva de Bogas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (9 mi) ↙ SW Turleque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) → E Villacañas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) ↗ NE Lillo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Huerta de Valdecarábanos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↑ N Dosbarrios Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Cabañas de Yepes Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↙ SW Mora Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↓ S Madridejos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ← W Villamuelas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Yepes Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↙ SW Manzaneque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↓ S Consuegra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ← W Mascaraque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↑ N Villatobas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↗ NE Corral de Almaguer Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (18 mi) → E Quero Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Ciruelos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Ocaña Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↘ SE Camuñas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↘ SE Villafranca de los Caballeros Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ← W Villaminaya Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ↑ N Noblejas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↙ SW Orgaz Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↑ N Villarrubia de Santiago Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Cabezamesada Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Ontígola Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↓ S Urda Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (24 mi) ← W Chueca Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Aranjuez Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) → E Quintanar de la Orden Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↙ SW Marjaliza Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) → E Villanueva de Alcardete Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ← W Nambroca Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (24 mi) → E Miguel Esteban Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Añover de Tajo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↙ SW Sonseca Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↑ N Santa Cruz de la Zarza Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↘ SE Alcázar de San Juan Ciudad Real 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ← W Ajofrín Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↘ SE Campo de Criptana Ciudad Real 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ← W Burguillos de Toledo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ← W Villaseca de la Sagra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ← W Mocejón Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ← W Mazarambroz Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↑ N Villaconejos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↗ NE Horcajo de Santiago Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Borox Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (29 mi) ↑ N Villamanrique de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (29 mi) ↑ N Colmenar de Oreja Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Zarza de Tajo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ← W Cobisa Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (29 mi) ← W Magán Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Cobeja Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Pantoja Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↗ NE Pozorrubio Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↗ NE Fuente de Pedro Naharro Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↗ NE Villamayor de Santiago Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ← W Toledo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Titulcia Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Seseña Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (31 mi) ← W Layos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↑ N Belmonte de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ← W Olías del Rey Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↑ N Chinchón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↗ NE Torrubia del Campo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Esquivias Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ← W Bargas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Yuncler Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Numancia de la Sagra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ← W Cabañas de la Sagra Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Ciempozuelos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Yuncos Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (34 mi) ← W Casasbuenas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Tarancón Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Yeles Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↑ N Belinchón Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Fuentidueña de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Villarejo de Salvanés Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Illescas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ← W Pulgar Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↗ NE Hontanaya Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) → E Pedro Muñoz Ciudad Real 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Valdemoro Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ← W Guadamur Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW San Martín de la Vega Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) → E Mota del Cuervo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↗ NE Villarrubio Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ← W Polán Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↗ NE Puebla de Almenara Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ← W Recas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (36 mi) ← W Noez Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (36 mi) ↗ NE Tribaldos Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ↑ N Morata de Tajuña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Cedillo del Condado Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Torrejón de Velasco Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Lominchar Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Casarrubuelos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↑ N Perales de Tajuña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Cuerva Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ← W Camarenilla Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Ugena Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Cubas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Torrejón de la Calzada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ← W Villamiel de Toledo Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (39 mi) ↑ N Valdaracete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↗ NE Uclés Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Palomeque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Carranque Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Pinto Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Tielmes Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ↑ N Estremera Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↗ NE Huelves Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Parla Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Serranillos del Valle Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ← W Chozas de Canales Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Griñón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↑ N Carabaña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ← W Arcicóllar Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ← W Rielves Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (42 mi) ↑ N Arganda Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↑ N Valdilecha Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↗ NE Paredes Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Humanes de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↗ NE Barajas de Melo Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Batres Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↑ N Brea de Tajo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ← W Camarena Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ← W Huecas Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Rivas-Vaciamadrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Fuenlabrada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↑ N Leganiel Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Moraleja de Enmedio Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Getafe Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↑ N Campo Real Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↑ N Driebes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Casarrubios del Monte Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↑ N Illana Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Arroyomolinos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW El Álamo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ← W Fuensalida Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↗ NE Saceda-Trasierra Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Leganés Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↑ N Villar del Olmo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↑ N Velilla de San Antonio Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Villa de Vallecas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Villaverde Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (47 mi) ↑ N Ambite Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↑ N Mazuecos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↗ NE Vellisca Cuenca 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↑ N Pozuelo del Rey Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Valmojado Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Móstoles Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↑ N Mejorada del Campo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) ↑ N Mondéjar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) ↑ N Loeches Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Alcorcón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↑ N Nuevo Baztán Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Puente de Vallecas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Usera Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↑ N Torres de la Alameda Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Vicálvaro Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Navalcarnero Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↑ N Albares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↑ N Almoguera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Carabanchel Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Arganzuela Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Moratalaz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Latina Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Retiro Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Coslada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Provincia de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW San Fernando de Henares Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↑ N Fuentenovilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↑ N Pozo de Almoguera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Villaviciosa de Odón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↖ NW City Center Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↑ N Valverde de Alcalá Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (52 mi) ↑ N Villalbilla Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (52 mi) ↖ NW San Blas-Canillejas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↑ N Corpa Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Salamanca Salamanca 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↑ N Torrejón de Ardoz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↑ N Pezuela de las Torres Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Chamberí Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Ciudad Lineal Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Méntrida Toledo 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Moncloa-Aravaca Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Villamanta Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Boadilla del Monte Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Sevilla La Nueva Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Pozuelo de Alarcón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↑ N Yebra Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Tetuán de las Victorias Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Chamartín Ávila 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↑ N Zorita de los Canes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Barajas de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↑ N Escariche Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Hortaleza Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↑ N Albalate de Zorita Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (54 mi) ↑ N Anchuelo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Pinar de Chamartín Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) ↑ N Alcalá de Henares Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↑ N Pioz Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↑ N Loranca de Tajuña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Villanueva de Perales Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↑ N Almonacid de Zorita Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↑ N Santorcaz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Paracuellos de Jarama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↑ N Escopete Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Brunete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Villamantilla Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (57 mi) ↖ NW Fuencarral-El Pardo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (57 mi) ↖ NW Las Tablas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↑ N Los Santos de la Humosa Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↖ NW Majadahonda Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↖ NW Aldea del Fresno Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (58 mi) ↑ N Sayatón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (57 mi) ↑ N Pozo de Guadalajara Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (58 mi) ↑ N Ajalvir Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (57 mi) ↑ N Hontoba Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Villanueva de la Cañada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ↑ N Daganzo de Arriba Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Quijorna Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW El Pardo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ↑ N Pastrana Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Las Rozas de Madrid Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↑ N Aranzueque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↖ NW Alcobendas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↑ N Camarma de Esteruelas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (60 mi) ↑ N Hueva Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (60 mi) ↑ N Valdarachas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (60 mi) ↖ NW San Sebastián de los Reyes Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (60 mi) ↑ N Meco Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Cobeña Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Villanueva del Pardillo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Chapinería Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↑ N Renera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
98 km (61 mi) ↑ N Yebes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
98 km (61 mi) ↑ N Azuqueca de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
99 km (62 mi) ↑ N Valdeconcha Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
100 km (62 mi) ↑ N Fresno de Torote Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
100 km (62 mi) ↖ NW Algete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
100 km (62 mi) ↑ N Villanueva de la Torre Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
100 km (62 mi) ↖ NW Colmenar del Arroyo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
101 km (63 mi) ↑ N Chiloeches Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
101 km (62 mi) ↑ N Armuña de Tajuña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
101 km (63 mi) ↑ N Moratilla de los Meleros Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
101 km (63 mi) ↖ NW Navalagamella Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ↖ NW Tres Cantos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ↑ N Fuentelviejo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ↑ N Alovera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ↖ NW Valdemorillo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ↖ NW Las Matas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↑ N Horche Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↑ N Quer Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
104 km (64 mi) ↖ NW Fuente el Saz Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N Valdeolmos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N Tendilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N Valdeaveruelo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Fresnedillas Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N Fuentelencina Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Torrelodones Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N Valdeavero Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
106 km (66 mi) ↑ N Torrejón del Rey Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
106 km (66 mi) ↑ N Romanones Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
106 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Colmenarejo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
107 km (67 mi) ↑ N Guadalajara Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
107 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Galapagar Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
107 km (66 mi) ↑ N Cabanillas del Campo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
108 km (67 mi) ↑ N Lupiana Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
108 km (67 mi) ↑ N Ribatejada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
108 km (67 mi) ↑ N Alhóndiga Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
109 km (67 mi) ↖ NW Hoyo de Manzanares Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
110 km (68 mi) ↖ NW Colmenar Viejo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
110 km (68 mi) ↖ NW San Agustín del Guadalix Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
111 km (69 mi) ↑ N Marchamalo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
111 km (69 mi) ↑ N Peñalver Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
111 km (69 mi) ↖ NW Valdetorres de Jarama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
111 km (69 mi) ↖ NW Zarzalejo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
112 km (70 mi) ↑ N Valfermoso de Tajuña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
112 km (70 mi) ↖ NW El Escorial Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
112 km (69 mi) ↖ NW Navalquejigo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
112 km (69 mi) ↑ N Galápagos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
112 km (70 mi) ↑ N Centenera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
113 km (70 mi) ↖ NW Collado-Villalba Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
114 km (71 mi) ↑ N Irueste Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
114 km (71 mi) ↖ NW San Lorenzo de El Escorial Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
115 km (72 mi) ↖ NW El Molar Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
116 km (72 mi) ↑ N Valdeavellano Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
116 km (72 mi) ↑ N Tórtola de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
116 km (72 mi) ↖ NW Talamanca de Jarama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
116 km (72 mi) ↖ NW Alpedrete Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
116 km (72 mi) ↑ N Aldeanueva de Guadalajara Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
116 km (72 mi) ↑ N Atanzón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
116 km (72 mi) ↖ NW Moralzarzal Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
117 km (72 mi) ↑ N Yélamos de Abajo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
117 km (72 mi) ↖ NW Pedrezuela Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
117 km (73 mi) ↑ N Fontanar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
118 km (73 mi) ↑ N Valdepiélagos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
118 km (73 mi) ↑ N Yélamos de Arriba Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
119 km (74 mi) ↖ NW Boalo Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
119 km (74 mi) ↖ NW El Vellón Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
119 km (74 mi) ↑ N San Andrés del Rey Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
119 km (74 mi) ↑ N Caspueñas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
119 km (74 mi) ↖ NW Manzanares el Real Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
120 km (74 mi) ↖ NW Guadarrama Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
120 km (74 mi) ↖ NW Collado Mediano Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
120 km (74 mi) ↑ N Valdegrudas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
121 km (75 mi) ↖ NW Becerril de la Sierra Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
121 km (75 mi) ↑ N Yunquera de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
122 km (76 mi) ↑ N Ciruelas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
123 km (76 mi) ↖ NW Navacerrada Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
123 km (76 mi) ↑ N Torija Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
124 km (77 mi) ↑ N Cañizar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
124 km (77 mi) ↖ NW Los Molinos Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
126 km (78 mi) ↖ NW Cercedilla Madrid 🇪🇸 Spain
127 km (79 mi) ↑ N Trijueque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
129 km (80 mi) ↑ N Brihuega Guadalajara 🇪🇸 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
22 km (14 mi) ↓ S Madridejos Solar 8.8 MW
34 km (21 mi) ↑ N P. E. LA PLATA Wind 21.25 MW
34 km (21 mi) → E Puebla de Almoradiel Solar 11.8 MW
39 km (24 mi) ← W Villaverde Solar 5.0 MW
41 km (25 mi) ← W ACECA GRUPO 4 Gas 758.74 MW
52 km (32 mi) → E Eruela Solar 7.0 MW
59 km (36 mi) ← W Bargas Solar 5.2 MW
62 km (38 mi) ↗ NE Saelices Solar 11.3 MW
92 km (57 mi) ↖ NW LAS PICADAS GRUPO 1 Hydro 24.32 MW
93 km (58 mi) ↑ N BOLARQUE II GRUPO 1 Hydro 215.0 MW
94 km (58 mi) ↑ N BOLARQUE I GRUPO 1 Hydro 27.94 MW
121 km (75 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 3.1 earthquake that struck 1 km ESE of Tembleque, Spain on October 11, 2006 04:26:40. These types were Gas power plants, Wind power plants, Solar power plants, Hydro power plants, below you find information how each type of power plant can pose a risk to you as a person or the ecosytem around you.

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

Hydropower

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

Dam Failure

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

Landslides

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

Damage to Aquatic Ecosystems

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

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

Gas Power

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

Gas Leaks and Fires

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

Impact on Air Quality

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

Environmental Impact

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

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

Solar Power

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

Environmental Impact

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

Fire Risk

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

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

Wind Power

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

Turbine Collapse

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

Wildlife Impact

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

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

Data Information

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

Data Sources

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

Disclaimer

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

Magnitude 3.1 Earthquake Struck 1 km ESE of Tembleque, Spain on October 11, 2006 04:26:40
Date and Time
2006-10-11 04:26:40 (UTC)
Magnitude
3.1 Magnitude (richter scle)
Depth
6.8 km
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