Magnitude 2.6 Earthquake Struck 2 km N of Villel de Mesa, Spain on April 18, 2007 07:08:51

Last Updated: 2014-11-07 01:32:13

On April 18, 2007 07:08:51 an earthquake with magnitude of 2.6 on the richter scale hit 2 km N of Villel de Mesa, Spain. The earthquake originated at a depth of approximately 11.0 kilometers below the Earth's surface on longitude -1.990° and latitude 41.148°. 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 18, 2007 07:08:51 had a magnitude of 2.6 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 Villel de Mesa in Guadalajara, Spain, located 2 kilometers or 1 miles ↓ S of the earthquake's epicenter. Other cities in close proximity include Sisamón (Zaragoza, Spain) located 2 km (1 mi) ↖ NW and Algar de Mesa (Guadalajara, Spain) located 2 km (1 mi) → E 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
2 km (1 mi) ↓ S Villel de Mesa Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
2 km (1 mi) ↖ NW Sisamón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
2 km (1 mi) → E Algar de Mesa Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
6 km (4 mi) ↗ NE Calmarza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
6 km (3 mi) ↓ S Mochales Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
8 km (5 mi) ↖ NW Cabolafuente Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
10 km (6 mi) ↗ NE Jaraba Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
11 km (7 mi) → E Milmarcos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
12 km (7 mi) → E Campillo de Aragón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
12 km (7 mi) ← W Alconchel de Ariza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ← W Torrehermosa Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) → E Fuentelsaz Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ↗ NE Ibdes Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ↓ S Establés Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) ↑ N Cetina Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (10 mi) ↑ N Godojos Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↘ SE Tartanedo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) → E Cimballa Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↖ NW Monreal de Ariza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↗ NE Nuévalos Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↑ N Alhama de Aragón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↑ N Contamina Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (11 mi) ↖ NW Ariza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) ← W Santa María de Huerta Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↙ SW Maranchón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↓ S Mazarete Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↗ NE Monterde Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↑ N Bubierca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↘ SE Torrubia Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↗ NE Carenas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (14 mi) ↓ S Anquela del Ducado Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↓ S Selas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↑ N Castejón de las Armas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) → E Abanto Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ← W Arcos de Jalón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↑ N Embid de Ariza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↘ SE Tortuera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (16 mi) → E Aldehuela de Liestos Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↗ NE Munébrega Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↗ NE Valtorres Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Pozuel de Ariza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↑ N Ateca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↘ SE Rueda de la Sierra Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↙ SW Luzón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Cihuela Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Monteagudo de las Vicarías Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ← W Almaluez Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↘ SE Herrería Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↓ S Torremocha del Pinar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↗ NE Castejón de Alarba Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (18 mi) → E Embid Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (18 mi) ↗ NE Olvés Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (19 mi) ↗ NE Terrer Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Bordalba Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (19 mi) ↑ N Moros Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (18 mi) → E Torralba de los Frailes Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (18 mi) → E Cubel Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↘ SE Rillo de Gallo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (19 mi) ↗ NE Alarba Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (21 mi) ↘ SE Corduente Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (21 mi) ↓ S Cobeta Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↑ N Villalengua Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↗ NE Maluenda Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↓ S Ablanque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↗ NE Paracuellos de Jiloca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Anguita Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↘ SE Molina de Aragón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (21 mi) ↗ NE Velilla de Jiloca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Deza Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Morata de Jiloca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↓ S Olmeda de Cobeta Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↓ S Riba de Saelices Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Atea Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↙ SW Iniéstola Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Calatayud Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↖ NW Torlengua Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↑ N Torrijo de la Cañada Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ← W Medinaceli Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) → E Used Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (24 mi) ↘ SE Castilnuevo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Cañamaque Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (24 mi) ↙ SW Saelices de la Sal Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ↑ N Cervera de la Cañada Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (24 mi) ↘ SE Campillo de Dueñas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↗ NE Fuentes de Jiloca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↑ N Torralba de Ribota Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↑ N Villarroya de la Sierra Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↗ NE Villafeliche Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↘ SE Valhermoso Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↗ NE Montón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↘ SE Castellar de la Muela Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↙ SW Alcolea del Pinar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Alentisque Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (26 mi) ↗ NE Villalba de Perejil Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) → E Santed Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↗ NE Murero Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) → E Orcajo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Luzaga Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↗ NE Mara Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Sotodosos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) ↘ SE Prados Redondos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) ↗ NE Manchones Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) → E Gallocanta Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) ↓ S Huertahernando Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) ← W Taroda Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Velilla de los Ajos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↑ N Clarés de Ribota Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ← W Yelo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Momblona Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Carabantes Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) → E Balconchán Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↑ N Bijuesca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Maján Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↗ NE Sediles Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) → E Odón Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↓ S Esplegares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↗ NE Ruesca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Estriégana Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↗ NE Orera Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↘ SE Hombrados Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ← W Alcubilla de las Peñas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ← W Adradas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ← W Morón de Almazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↘ SE Morenilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) → E Val de San Martín Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↑ N Berdejo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↙ SW Saúca Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↗ NE Paracuellos de la Ribera Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Malanquilla Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Bliecos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (29 mi) → E Bello Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Soliedra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (29 mi) → E Valdehorna Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) → E Daroca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↑ N Torrelapaja Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Almazul Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (31 mi) → E Castejón de Tornos Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Escobosa de Almazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Reznos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↑ N Morés Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↑ N Aranda de Moncayo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↑ N Sestrica Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Sacecorbo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Abánades Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ← W Coscurita Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Nolay Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (31 mi) → E Tornos Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Illueca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) → E Torralba de los Sisones Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Jarque Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Gotor Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Ciria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Brea de Aragón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↗ NE Santa Cruz de Grío Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ← W Frechilla de Almazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Nepas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Torrubia de Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Tejado Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Villaseca de Arciel Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Borjabad Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Torremocha del Campo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Portillo de Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Pomer Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Sigüenza Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Oseja Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ← W Sienes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Torrecuadradilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Chodes Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ← W Villasayas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↗ NE Morata de Jalón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↙ SW Canredondo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) → E Blancas Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Gómara Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Arándiga Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (36 mi) ↑ N Borobia Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Buberos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ← W Alpanseque Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Viana de Duero Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Nigüella Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ← W Valdelcubo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ← W Almazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Mesones de Isuela Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↙ SW Algora Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↑ N Calcena Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Aliud Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Almenar de Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Noviercas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Cubo de la Solana Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↑ N Trasobares Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (39 mi) ← W Barca Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↑ N Purujosa Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ← W Paredes de Sigüenza Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Pinilla del Campo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Cabrejas del Campo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Aldealafuente Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ← W Tordelrábano Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↑ N Beratón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↙ SW Mirabueno Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↙ SW Cifuentes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↙ SW Viana de Jadraque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ← W Alcolea de las Peñas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ← W Rello Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Hinojosa del Campo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Candilichera Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ← W Matamala de Almazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ↙ SW Mandayona Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Tajahuerce Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Baides Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↑ N Cueva de Ágreda Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Huérmeces del Cerro Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ← W Velamazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↙ SW Alaminos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Santiuste Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↙ SW Masegoso de Tajuña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↑ N Talamantes Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ← W Caltojar Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Villaseca de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↑ N Olvega Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↙ SW Castejón de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Pozalmuro Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Cogollor Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Almadrones Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↑ N Tabuenca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Alconaba Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Villar del Campo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ← W Centenera de Andaluz Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↙ SW Valderrebollo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Aldealpozo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ← W Tardelcuende Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↙ SW Barriopedro Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↑ N Alcalá de Moncayo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Quintana Redonda Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↑ N Litago Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Arancón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Matalebreras Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↑ N Vozmediano Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↑ N Lituénigo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↑ N Ambel Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↑ N Trasmoz Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (49 mi) ↑ N Ágreda Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ← W Fuentepinilla Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↑ N Vera de Moncayo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Suellacabras Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↑ N Fuendejalón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Provincia de Soria Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Fuentestrún Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↑ N Bulbuente Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Renieblas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Golmayo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Narros Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Castilruiz Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Valdelagua del Cerro Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) ← W Valderrodilla Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (52 mi) ↑ N Santa Cruz de Moncayo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↑ N Pozuelo de Aragón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Almajano Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↑ N Grisel Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Garray Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↑ N Torrellas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Cirujales del Río Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↑ N Ainzón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Magaña Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↑ N Maleján Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Buitrago Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (52 mi) ↑ N Bureta Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Aldealseñor Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (52 mi) ↑ N Borja Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↑ N Albeta Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Carrascosa de la Sierra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Fuentecantos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↑ N Alberite de San Juan Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (54 mi) ↑ N Tarazona Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Villaciervos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↑ N Magallón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Fuentelsaz de Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Cigudosa Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Ausejo de la Sierra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Valdeprado Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Fuentes de Magaña Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Cerbón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Castilfrío de la Sierra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Valtajeros Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↑ N Bisimbre Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Aguilar del Río Alhama La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↑ N Agón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↑ N Vierlas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Estepa de San Juan Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Navajún La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (57 mi) ↖ NW Cidones Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↑ N Novallas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (57 mi) ↑ N Fréscano Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (57 mi) ↖ NW Valdemadera La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
93 km (57 mi) ↑ N Malón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↑ N Cervera del Río Alhama La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↑ N Tulebras Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↑ N Barillas Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↖ NW Arévalo de la Sierra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↖ NW Oncala Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (59 mi) ↑ N Mallén Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Rollamienta Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Almarza Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Villar del Ala Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↑ N Cascante Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
98 km (61 mi) ↖ NW Abejar Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
99 km (62 mi) ↖ NW San Pedro Manrique Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
100 km (62 mi) ↖ NW Valdeavellano de Tera Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
101 km (63 mi) ↑ N Fitero Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
101 km (62 mi) ↖ NW Sotillo del Rincón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ↑ N Ribaforada Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ↑ N Murchante Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ↖ NW Igea La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ↖ NW Cornago La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↑ N Buñuel Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↖ NW Vizmanos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↑ N Fontellas Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
104 km (65 mi) ↑ N Cintruénigo Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Molinos de Duero Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N Fustiñana Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
106 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Salduero Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
106 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Grávalos La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
106 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Vinuesa Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
106 km (66 mi) ↑ N Tudela Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
107 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Villar del Río Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
108 km (67 mi) ↑ N Corella Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
108 km (67 mi) ↖ NW Santa Cruz de Yanguas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
109 km (68 mi) ↖ NW Villarroya La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
109 km (68 mi) ↖ NW Yanguas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
110 km (68 mi) ↖ NW Muro de Aguas La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
113 km (70 mi) ↖ NW Enciso La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
116 km (72 mi) ↑ N Castejón Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
116 km (72 mi) ↑ N Alfaro La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
116 km (72 mi) ↖ NW Préjano La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
118 km (73 mi) ↖ NW Zarzosa La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
118 km (73 mi) ↖ NW Lumbreras La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
119 km (73 mi) ↑ N Arguedas Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
120 km (74 mi) ↖ NW Ajamil La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
121 km (75 mi) ↖ NW Villoslada de Cameros La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
122 km (76 mi) ↖ NW Montenegro de Cameros Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
123 km (76 mi) ↖ NW Laguna de Cameros La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
125 km (78 mi) ↖ NW Villanueva de Cameros La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
125 km (77 mi) ↖ NW Gallinero de Cameros La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
126 km (78 mi) ↖ NW Pradillo La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
131 km (81 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
18 km (11 mi) ↙ SW P. E. CLARES Wind 32.0 MW
21 km (13 mi) ↙ SW P. E. MARANCHON SUR Wind 12.0 MW
21 km (13 mi) ↙ SW P. E. MARANCHON I Wind 66.0 MW
21 km (13 mi) ↙ SW P. E. MALLEN Wind 29.8 MW
26 km (16 mi) ↙ SW PARQUE EOLICO LAYNA Wind 50.0 MW
34 km (21 mi) ↘ SE FERTIMOLINA Gas 10.0 MW
37 km (23 mi) ← W P.E. CARAMONTE Wind 49.94 MW
41 km (25 mi) ↖ NW ALENTISQUE Wind 46.5 MW
43 km (27 mi) ← W P.E. RADONA I Wind 80.42 MW
46 km (28 mi) ← W P.E. CERROS DE RADONA Wind 40.0 MW
46 km (28 mi) ← W P.E. QUINONERIA I Wind 36.55 MW
49 km (30 mi) ↑ N P.E. SIERRA DE LA VIRGEN Wind 28.8 MW
49 km (30 mi) ↙ SW PARQUE EOLICO EL GUIJO Wind 47.6 MW
49 km (30 mi) ↘ SE P.E. CALDEREROS Wind 19.8 MW
49 km (30 mi) ↙ SW P.E. EL GUIJO II Wind 64.0 MW
49 km (30 mi) ↙ SW P.E. EL GRANADO Wind 14.45 MW
49 km (30 mi) ↑ N SIERRA DE LA VIRGEN Wind 24.42 MW
49 km (30 mi) ↑ N ALTO DE LA SIERRA Wind 11.05 MW
50 km (31 mi) ↑ N P.E. ALMAREN UNIFICADO Wind 11.9 MW
53 km (33 mi) ← W La Puente de Piedra Solar 11.2 MW
56 km (35 mi) ↙ SW P.E. CANREDONDO I Wind 28.0 MW
65 km (40 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO EL TABLADO Wind 19.8 MW
67 km (41 mi) ↖ NW P.E. SIERRA DEL CORTADO Wind 18.48 MW
67 km (41 mi) ↖ NW AMPLIACION SIERRA DEL CORTADO Wind 13.5 MW
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW PARQUE EOLICO EL PICAL Wind 19.8 MW
68 km (42 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO EL TORANZO Wind 18.0 MW
70 km (43 mi) ↑ N EL PULPAL Wind 17.25 MW
70 km (43 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO SIERRA DEL MADERO I Wind 14.85 MW
78 km (49 mi) ↑ N AGREDA Wind 18.0 MW
84 km (52 mi) ↖ NW P. E. MAGANA Wind 24.75 MW
85 km (52 mi) ↑ N P.E. SAN JUAN DE BARGAS (UNIFICADO) Wind 89.6 MW
85 km (52 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO BOIRA Wind 34.5 MW
85 km (52 mi) ↑ N P. E. BOQUERON UNIFICADO Wind 49.5 MW
85 km (52 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO BORJA 2 Wind 37.51 MW
87 km (54 mi) ↑ N P.E. SANTO CRISTO DE MAGALLON Wind 40.0 MW
87 km (54 mi) ↑ N P. E. MAGALLON 26 Wind 10.8 MW
92 km (57 mi) ↖ NW P.E. ONCALA Wind 24.75 MW
92 km (57 mi) ↖ NW P. E. CASTILFRIO Wind 24.75 MW
96 km (59 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO DEHESA DEL COSCOJAR Wind 15.0 MW
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW P. E. EL CAYO Wind 24.75 MW
98 km (61 mi) ↑ N Ablitas Solar 8.8 MW
99 km (62 mi) ↖ NW P. E. MANZANAL Wind 33.75 MW
100 km (62 mi) ↑ N Fontellas Solar 8.8 MW
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO DE SAN GREGORIO Wind 15.0 MW
106 km (66 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO MONTES DE CIERZO I Wind 59.5 MW
107 km (66 mi) ↑ N Fustiñana III Solar 5.4 MW
110 km (68 mi) ↑ N Corella Solar 10.9 MW
113 km (70 mi) ↑ N Valtierra II Solar 5.9 MW
113 km (70 mi) ↑ N Valtierra Solar 12.4 MW
115 km (71 mi) ↑ N Castejon Solar 5.2 MW
116 km (72 mi) ↑ N CTCC CASTEJON GRUPO 1 Gas 424.91 MW
116 km (72 mi) ↑ N CASTEJON GRUPO 2 Gas 797.41 MW
116 km (72 mi) ↖ NW P.E. PREJANO-ENCISO Wind 29.75 MW
119 km (74 mi) ↑ N Arguedas III Solar 7.1 MW

Power Plants & Risks During Earthquakes

We found 3 types of power plants in the vecinity of the magnitude 2.6 earthquake that struck 2 km N of Villel de Mesa, Spain on April 18, 2007 07:08:51. 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 2.6 Earthquake Struck 2 km N of Villel de Mesa, Spain on April 18, 2007 07:08:51
Date and Time
2007-04-18 07:08:51 (UTC)
Magnitude
2.6 Magnitude (richter scle)
Depth
11.0 km
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