Magnitude 2.8 Earthquake Struck 3 km NE of Ateca, Spain on February 24, 2007 12:58:01

Last Updated: 2014-11-07 01:31:41

On February 24, 2007 12:58:01 an earthquake with magnitude of 2.8 on the richter scale hit 3 km NE of Ateca, Spain. The earthquake originated at a depth of approximately 10.6 kilometers below the Earth's surface on longitude -1.767° and latitude 41.358°. According to documented reports people felt the earth quake, No tsunami was triggered due to the earthquake.

Magnitude & Depth

The earthquake that appeared on February 24, 2007 12:58:01 had a magnitude of 2.8 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 Ateca in Zaragoza, Spain, located 3 kilometers or 2 miles ↓ S of the earthquake's epicenter. Other cities in close proximity include Terrer (Zaragoza, Spain) located 5 km (3 mi) → E and Valtorres (Zaragoza, Spain) located 6 km (4 mi) ↘ SE of the epicenter.

In total, we found 344 cities in our database that might have been impacted by the earthquake.

Distance Direction City State Country
3 km (2 mi) ↓ S Ateca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
5 km (3 mi) → E Terrer Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
6 km (4 mi) ↘ SE Valtorres Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
6 km (4 mi) ↓ S Castejón de las Armas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
6 km (4 mi) ← W Moros Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
8 km (5 mi) ↙ SW Bubierca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
8 km (5 mi) ↑ N Cervera de la Cañada Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
9 km (5 mi) ↗ NE Torralba de Ribota Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
9 km (5 mi) ↓ S Carenas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
10 km (6 mi) → E Calatayud Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
10 km (6 mi) ↖ NW Villalengua Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
11 km (7 mi) → E Paracuellos de Jiloca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
11 km (7 mi) ↖ NW Villarroya de la Sierra Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
12 km (7 mi) ↓ S Godojos Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
12 km (7 mi) ↙ SW Alhama de Aragón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
12 km (7 mi) ↘ SE Munébrega Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
13 km (8 mi) ↙ SW Contamina Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (9 mi) → E Maluenda Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ↖ NW Torrijo de la Cañada Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) ↓ S Nuévalos Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) → E Velilla de Jiloca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) ↘ SE Olvés Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) ↓ S Ibdes Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (11 mi) ↙ SW Cetina Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (10 mi) ← W Embid de Ariza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) → E Villalba de Perejil Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↗ NE Paracuellos de la Ribera Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) ↖ NW Clarés de Ribota Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) → E Sediles Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) → E Morata de Jiloca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (12 mi) ← W Cihuela Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (12 mi) ↗ NE Sestrica Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (12 mi) ↘ SE Monterde Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↘ SE Alarba Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↓ S Jaraba Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↗ NE Morés Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (13 mi) → E Mara Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (13 mi) ↘ SE Castejón de Alarba Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (14 mi) ↑ N Brea de Aragón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↑ N Illueca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↑ N Gotor Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↑ N Jarque Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) → E Orera Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↖ NW Aranda de Moncayo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (14 mi) → E Fuentes de Jiloca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ← W Deza Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (14 mi) ↖ NW Bijuesca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↙ SW Ariza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (16 mi) ← W Bordalba Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↘ SE Abanto Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↖ NW Malanquilla Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) → E Ruesca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↓ S Calmarza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) → E Montón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↓ S Campillo de Aragón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↗ NE Arándiga Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↗ NE Chodes Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Berdejo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (16 mi) ↑ N Oseja Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↗ NE Morata de Jalón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) → E Villafeliche Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↘ SE Atea Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↙ SW Cabolafuente Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Carabantes Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↗ NE Nigüella Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↓ S Cimballa Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↗ NE Santa Cruz de Grío Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↑ N Mesones de Isuela Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↓ S Sisamón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↓ S Algar de Mesa Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Torrelapaja Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↙ SW Monreal de Ariza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↘ SE Cubel Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↖ NW Pomer Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↓ S Villel de Mesa Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↓ S Milmarcos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↙ SW Pozuel de Ariza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) → E Murero Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ↙ SW Torrehermosa Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (19 mi) ↓ S Fuentelsaz Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↖ NW Ciria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↘ SE Aldehuela de Liestos Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↑ N Calcena Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Reznos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↑ N Trasobares Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ← W Monteagudo de las Vicarías Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Santa María de Huerta Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ← W Torlengua Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) → E Manchones Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Alconchel de Ariza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Borobia Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↓ S Mochales Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↑ N Purujosa Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↘ SE Torralba de los Frailes Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↘ SE Orcajo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↘ SE Used Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↘ SE Balconchán Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) → E Daroca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ← W Almazul Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ← W Cañamaque Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Torrubia de Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Beratón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (26 mi) ↑ N Tabuenca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Almaluez Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Santed Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Portillo de Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↑ N Talamantes Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Valdehorna Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↓ S Tartanedo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Val de San Martín Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) ← W Velilla de los Ajos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Embid Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) ↓ S Tortuera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ← W Villaseca de Arciel Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↓ S Establés Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Noviercas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (27 mi) ↓ S Torrubia Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Arcos de Jalón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↘ SE Gallocanta Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Cueva de Ágreda Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ← W Maján Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ← W Bliecos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ← W Buberos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ← W Alentisque Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Alcalá de Moncayo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Pinilla del Campo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (29 mi) ← W Gómara Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ← W Tejado Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Castejón de Tornos Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↓ S Rueda de la Sierra Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ← W Momblona Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↑ N Litago Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Maranchón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Olvega Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↑ N Ambel Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Hinojosa del Campo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↓ S Mazarete Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ↑ N Fuendejalón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Almenar de Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ← W Soliedra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ← W Escobosa de Almazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Vera de Moncayo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ← W Aliud Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ← W Nolay Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Trasmoz Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↘ SE Tornos Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↓ S Anquela del Ducado Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Vozmediano Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↑ N Pozuelo de Aragón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↑ N Bulbuente Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↓ S Selas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↘ SE Campillo de Dueñas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Tajahuerce Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (32 mi) ↑ N Lituénigo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↘ SE Bello Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ← W Morón de Almazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Pozalmuro Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ← W Borjabad Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (34 mi) ↑ N Ainzón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↓ S Herrería Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ← W Nepas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Maleján Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Taroda Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Bureta Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↘ SE Odón Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ← W Cabrejas del Campo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N Borja Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N Alberite de San Juan Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↙ SW Luzón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N Albeta Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Ágreda Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↓ S Rillo de Gallo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Villar del Campo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Grisel Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↓ S Torremocha del Pinar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Santa Cruz de Moncayo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Magallón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Matalebreras Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ← W Aldealafuente Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↓ S Molina de Aragón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Adradas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ← W Candilichera Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↘ SE Torralba de los Sisones Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Aldealpozo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Torrellas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Medinaceli Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ← W Coscurita Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ↓ S Corduente Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ↘ SE Castellar de la Muela Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↓ S Castilnuevo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↑ N Tarazona Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ← W Cubo de la Solana Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (37 mi) ← W Viana de Duero Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↑ N Agón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↑ N Bisimbre Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Anguita Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Castilruiz Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (39 mi) ← W Frechilla de Almazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↘ SE Hombrados Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Fuentestrún Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↓ S Ablanque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↓ S Prados Redondos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Vierlas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↘ SE Morenilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↓ S Cobeta Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↙ SW Yelo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↙ SW Iniéstola Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ↑ N Fréscano Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↙ SW Alcubilla de las Peñas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Valdelagua del Cerro Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ← W Almazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↓ S Olmeda de Cobeta Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ← W Alconaba Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Arancón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↘ SE Blancas Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↓ S Valhermoso Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↑ N Novallas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↓ S Riba de Saelices Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Suellacabras Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↑ N Mallén Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↑ N Malón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↓ S Saelices de la Sal Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↑ N Barillas Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Cigudosa Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Magaña Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Alcolea del Pinar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Aguilar del Río Alhama La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↑ N Tulebras Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↙ SW Villasayas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Valdeprado Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Narros Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↑ N Cascante Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Estriégana Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Sotodosos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Renieblas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Cerbón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Luzaga Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (44 mi) ← W Barca Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Fuentes de Magaña Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Almajano Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Aldealseñor Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Carrascosa de la Sierra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ← W Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Cervera del Río Alhama La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Navajún La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Cirujales del Río Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↓ S Huertahernando Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↙ SW Saúca Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↑ N Ribaforada Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ← W Matamala de Almazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Valdemadera La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Valtajeros Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↑ N Buñuel Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↑ N Murchante Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↓ S Esplegares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Castilfrío de la Sierra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↙ SW Sienes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Buitrago Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↙ SW Alpanseque Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↑ N Fontellas Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ← W Garray Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) ← W Quintana Redonda Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↑ N Fustiñana Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ← W Golmayo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ← W Tardelcuende Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↙ SW Valdelcubo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Fuentecantos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Estepa de San Juan Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Fitero Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ← W Velamazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Fuentelsaz de Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Ausejo de la Sierra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↙ SW Abánades Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↓ S Sacecorbo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↑ N Tudela Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Cintruénigo Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↙ SW Sigüenza Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Igea La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↙ SW Paredes de Sigüenza Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Oncala Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ← W Centenera de Andaluz Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ← W Provincia de Soria Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (50 mi) ↙ SW Rello Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↙ SW Torremocha del Campo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ← W Caltojar Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Cornago La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (52 mi) ↖ NW San Pedro Manrique Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Corella Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ← W Villaciervos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Arévalo de la Sierra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↙ SW Tordelrábano Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↙ SW Canredondo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (52 mi) ↙ SW Torrecuadradilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Grávalos La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ← W Fuentepinilla Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↙ SW Alcolea de las Peñas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↙ SW Algora Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Almarza Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) ← W Cidones Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Villarroya La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Rollamienta Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ← W Valderrodilla Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ← W Villar del Ala Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Muro de Aguas La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↑ N Castejón Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↙ SW Viana de Jadraque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Vizmanos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↑ N Alfaro La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↑ N Arguedas Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↙ SW Santiuste Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↙ SW Huérmeces del Cerro Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↙ SW Mirabueno Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (57 mi) ↙ SW Baides Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (58 mi) ↙ SW Mandayona Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (58 mi) ← W Valdeavellano de Tera Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Villar del Río Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ← W Sotillo del Rincón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↖ NW Yanguas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↙ SW Cifuentes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (60 mi) ↙ SW Villaseca de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Santa Cruz de Yanguas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↙ SW Masegoso de Tajuña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Enciso La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↙ SW Castejón de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↙ SW Alaminos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
98 km (61 mi) ↙ SW Almadrones Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
98 km (61 mi) ↖ NW Préjano La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
98 km (61 mi) ← W Abejar Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
99 km (61 mi) ↙ SW Cogollor Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
101 km (62 mi) ↙ SW Valderrebollo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ← W Molinos de Duero Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↖ NW Zarzosa La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↙ SW Barriopedro Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ← W Vinuesa Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
104 km (64 mi) ← W Salduero Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
108 km (67 mi) ↖ NW Ajamil La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
109 km (67 mi) ↖ NW Lumbreras La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
111 km (69 mi) ↖ NW Laguna de Cameros La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
112 km (70 mi) ↖ NW Villoslada de Cameros La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
114 km (71 mi) ↖ NW Gallinero de Cameros La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
115 km (71 mi) ↖ NW Montenegro de Cameros Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
116 km (72 mi) ↖ NW Pradillo La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
116 km (72 mi) ↖ NW Villanueva de Cameros La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
123 km (76 mi) ↖ NW Brieva de Cameros La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain

Nearby Power Plants

We found a total 54 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
20 km (12 mi) ↑ N ALTO DE LA SIERRA Wind 11.05 MW
20 km (12 mi) ↑ N SIERRA DE LA VIRGEN Wind 24.42 MW
20 km (12 mi) ↗ NE P.E. ALMAREN UNIFICADO Wind 11.9 MW
20 km (12 mi) ↑ N P.E. SIERRA DE LA VIRGEN Wind 28.8 MW
40 km (24 mi) ↖ NW PARQUE EOLICO EL TABLADO Wind 19.8 MW
46 km (28 mi) ↖ NW PARQUE EOLICO EL TORANZO Wind 18.0 MW
47 km (29 mi) ↓ S P. E. CLARES Wind 32.0 MW
47 km (29 mi) ← W ALENTISQUE Wind 46.5 MW
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW PARQUE EOLICO SIERRA DEL MADERO I Wind 14.85 MW
50 km (31 mi) ↙ SW P. E. MALLEN Wind 29.8 MW
50 km (31 mi) ↙ SW P. E. MARANCHON I Wind 66.0 MW
50 km (31 mi) ↙ SW P. E. MARANCHON SUR Wind 12.0 MW
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW EL PULPAL Wind 17.25 MW
53 km (33 mi) ↙ SW PARQUE EOLICO LAYNA Wind 50.0 MW
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW P.E. SIERRA DEL CORTADO Wind 18.48 MW
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW AMPLIACION SIERRA DEL CORTADO Wind 13.5 MW
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N P.E. SAN JUAN DE BARGAS (UNIFICADO) Wind 89.6 MW
55 km (34 mi) ↖ NW PARQUE EOLICO EL PICAL Wind 19.8 MW
56 km (35 mi) ↖ NW AGREDA Wind 18.0 MW
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO BOIRA Wind 34.5 MW
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO BORJA 2 Wind 37.51 MW
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N P. E. BOQUERON UNIFICADO Wind 49.5 MW
58 km (36 mi) ↓ S FERTIMOLINA Gas 10.0 MW
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N P.E. SANTO CRISTO DE MAGALLON Wind 40.0 MW
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N P. E. MAGALLON 26 Wind 10.8 MW
58 km (36 mi) ↙ SW P.E. QUINONERIA I Wind 36.55 MW
59 km (36 mi) ↙ SW P.E. RADONA I Wind 80.42 MW
59 km (36 mi) ↙ SW P.E. CARAMONTE Wind 49.94 MW
61 km (38 mi) ← W La Puente de Piedra Solar 11.2 MW
62 km (38 mi) ↘ SE P.E. CALDEREROS Wind 19.8 MW
64 km (40 mi) ↙ SW P.E. CERROS DE RADONA Wind 40.0 MW
66 km (41 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO DEHESA DEL COSCOJAR Wind 15.0 MW
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW P. E. MAGANA Wind 24.75 MW
72 km (44 mi) ↑ N Fontellas Solar 8.8 MW
72 km (44 mi) ↑ N Ablitas Solar 8.8 MW
73 km (45 mi) ↙ SW PARQUE EOLICO EL GUIJO Wind 47.6 MW
73 km (45 mi) ↙ SW P.E. EL GRANADO Wind 14.45 MW
73 km (45 mi) ↙ SW P.E. EL GUIJO II Wind 64.0 MW
77 km (48 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO DE SAN GREGORIO Wind 15.0 MW
78 km (48 mi) ↖ NW P. E. CASTILFRIO Wind 24.75 MW
78 km (48 mi) ↑ N Fustiñana III Solar 5.4 MW
79 km (49 mi) ↖ NW P.E. ONCALA Wind 24.75 MW
79 km (49 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO MONTES DE CIERZO I Wind 59.5 MW
83 km (52 mi) ↖ NW P. E. MANZANAL Wind 33.75 MW
84 km (52 mi) ↖ NW P. E. EL CAYO Wind 24.75 MW
84 km (52 mi) ↑ N Corella Solar 10.9 MW
85 km (53 mi) ↙ SW P.E. CANREDONDO I Wind 28.0 MW
87 km (54 mi) ↑ N Valtierra II Solar 5.9 MW
87 km (54 mi) ↑ N Valtierra Solar 12.4 MW
88 km (55 mi) ↑ N Castejon Solar 5.2 MW
90 km (56 mi) ↑ N CTCC CASTEJON GRUPO 1 Gas 424.91 MW
90 km (56 mi) ↑ N CASTEJON GRUPO 2 Gas 797.41 MW
93 km (57 mi) ↑ N Arguedas III Solar 7.1 MW
98 km (61 mi) ↖ NW P.E. PREJANO-ENCISO Wind 29.75 MW

Power Plants & Risks During Earthquakes

We found 3 types of power plants in the vecinity of the magnitude 2.8 earthquake that struck 3 km NE of Ateca, Spain on February 24, 2007 12:58:01. These types were Gas power plants, Wind power plants, Solar power plants, below you find information how each type of power plant can pose a risk to you as a person or the ecosytem around you.

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

Gas Power

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

Gas Leaks and Fires

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

Impact on Air Quality

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

Environmental Impact

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

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

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 2.8 Earthquake Struck 3 km NE of Ateca, Spain on February 24, 2007 12:58:01
Date and Time
2007-02-24 12:58:01 (UTC)
Magnitude
2.8 Magnitude (richter scle)
Depth
10.6 km
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