Magnitude 3.8 Earthquake Struck 3 km S of Herrera de los Navarros, Spain on April 08, 2011 15:07:13

Last Updated: 2014-11-07 01:44:30

On April 08, 2011 15:07:13 an earthquake with magnitude of 3.8 on the richter scale hit 3 km S of Herrera de los Navarros, Spain. The earthquake originated at a depth of approximately 11.0 kilometers below the Earth's surface on longitude -1.085° and latitude 41.176°. 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 08, 2011 15:07:13 had a magnitude of 3.8 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 Herrera de los Navarros in Zaragoza, Spain, located 3 kilometers or 2 miles ↑ N of the earthquake's epicenter. Other cities in close proximity include Villar de los Navarros (Zaragoza, Spain) located 4 km (2 mi) → E and Nogueras (Teruel, Spain) located 4 km (2 mi) ↘ SE of the epicenter.

In total, we found 263 cities in our database that might have been impacted by the earthquake.

Distance Direction City State Country
3 km (2 mi) ↑ N Herrera de los Navarros Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
4 km (2 mi) → E Villar de los Navarros Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
4 km (2 mi) ↘ SE Nogueras Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
5 km (3 mi) ↙ SW Luesma Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
6 km (4 mi) ↓ S Santa Cruz de Nogueras Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
7 km (4 mi) ← W Vistabella Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
9 km (6 mi) ↙ SW Fombuena Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
9 km (6 mi) ↓ S Bádenas Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
10 km (6 mi) ↖ NW Aladrén Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
11 km (6 mi) ↘ SE Loscos Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
11 km (7 mi) ← W Cerveruela Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
12 km (7 mi) → E Plenas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
13 km (8 mi) ↑ N Aguilón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
13 km (8 mi) ↙ SW Lanzuela Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (9 mi) ↙ SW Cucalón Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (9 mi) ↙ SW Badules Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (9 mi) → E Moyuela Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (9 mi) ↘ SE Monforte de Moyuela Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ↙ SW Villahermosa del Campo Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ↑ N Tosos Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (9 mi) ↖ NW Paniza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) ↙ SW Romanos Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) ↓ S Bea Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (10 mi) ↓ S Ferreruela de Huerva Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (10 mi) ↙ SW Villadoz Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (10 mi) ↓ S Lagueruela Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (10 mi) ← W Villarreal de Huerva Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ← W Mainar Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) ↙ SW Lechón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (12 mi) ↙ SW Villarroya del Campo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (12 mi) ← W Encinacorba Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (12 mi) ↘ SE Fonfría Zamora 🇪🇸 Spain
20 km (12 mi) ↗ NE Azuara Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) → E Blesa Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ← W Torralbilla Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Cariñena Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↑ N Fuendetodos Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) → E Moneva Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
21 km (13 mi) ↘ SE Allueva Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (14 mi) ↗ NE Samper del Salz Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↘ SE Anadón Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↘ SE Huesa del Común Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↖ NW Aguarón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
23 km (14 mi) ↙ SW Anento Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↘ SE Salcedillo Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↙ SW Nombrevilla Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↗ NE Lagata Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↗ NE Letux Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↙ SW Retascón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Longares Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ← W Langa del Castillo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↑ N Mezalocha Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) → E Muniesa Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↙ SW Burbáguena Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Cosuenda Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↙ SW Villanueva de Jiloca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (16 mi) ↙ SW Báguena Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (16 mi) ↗ NE Almonacid de la Cuba Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ← W Codos Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↘ SE Segura de los Baños Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↘ SE Maicas Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↘ SE Plou Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
28 km (17 mi) ↙ SW San Martín del Río Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) ↘ SE Torrecilla del Rebollar Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (19 mi) ↘ SE Cortes de Aragón Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (18 mi) ↑ N Puebla de Albortón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ← W Tobed Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↖ NW Almonacid de la Sierra Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↓ S Barrachina Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↑ N Jaulín Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↗ NE Lécera Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↗ NE Belchite Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (19 mi) ↖ NW Alfamén Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ↘ SE Villanueva del Rebollar de la Sierra Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ↖ NW Muel Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↓ S Calamocha Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↑ N Mozota Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↘ SE Fuenferrada Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↑ N Valmadrid Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ↓ S Torre los Negros Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↘ SE Vivel del Río Martín Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Alpartir Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) → E Josa Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) → E Alacón Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↑ N Botorrita Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ↓ S Cosa Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ↓ S Bañón Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) → E Oliete Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (24 mi) ↓ S Fuentes Claras Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) → E Alcaine Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (24 mi) ↘ SE Martín del Río Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↑ N María de Huerva Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↖ NW La Almunia de Doña Godina Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Alpeñés Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) → E Obón Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↓ S Caminreal Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) ↑ N Cadrete Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↘ SE Montalbán Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Calatorao Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↓ S Torrijo del Campo Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) → E Ariño Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↘ SE Utrillas Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↑ N Provincia de Zaragoza Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Ricla Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↗ NE Almochuel Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Lucena de Jalón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Salillas de Jalón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (29 mi) ↘ SE Escucha Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↓ S Monreal del Campo Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (29 mi) ↑ N Cuarte de Huerva Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Torre de las Arcas Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) → E Albalate del Arzobispo Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Épila Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) → E Alloza Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↑ N Montecanal Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N El Burgo de Ebro Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) → E Estercuel Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↘ SE Castel de Cabra Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Lumpiaque Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Fuentes de Ebro Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) → E Crivillén Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (32 mi) ↗ NE Híjar Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↑ N Oliver-Valdefierro Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↑ N Delicias Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↘ SE Cañizar del Olivar Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↑ N Almozara Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↑ N Zaragoza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) → E Gargallo Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Quinto Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Urrea de Jalón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Puebla de Alfindén Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Villafranca de Ebro Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) → E Andorra Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Pina de Ebro Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Bardallur Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Nuez de Ebro Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Plasencia de Jalón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↗ NE Gelsa Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↗ NE Velilla de Ebro Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Alfajarín Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↗ NE Samper de Calanda Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (36 mi) ↗ NE Jatiel Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ↑ N Utebo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Bárboles Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↗ NE Alforque Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Pleitas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↗ NE Castelnou Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↑ N Villamayor de Gállego Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↗ NE Cinco Olivas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Pinseque Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↑ N Sobradiel Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↗ NE Alborge Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↗ NE Sástago Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Grisén Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↗ NE Escatrón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↑ N Torres de Berrellén Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) → E Berge Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Alagón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Figueruelas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) → E Alcorisa Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) → E Molinos Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Pedrola Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↑ N Villanueva de Gállego Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Cabañas de Ebro Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Alcalá de Ebro Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Luceni Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) → E Foz-Calanda Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) → E Seno Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↑ N Perdiguera Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↑ N Farlete Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Remolinos Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (47 mi) ↗ NE Monegrillo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Boquiñeni Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) → E Calanda Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) → E Castellote Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↑ N San Mateo de Gállego Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Pradilla de Ebro Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↑ N Leciñena Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Gallur Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↑ N Zuera Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) → E Mas de las Matas Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) → E Alcañiz Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↗ NE Chiprana Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) → E Castelserás Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Tauste Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) → E Aguaviva Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↗ NE Bujaraloz Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↗ NE Castejón de Monegros Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) → E La Ginebrosa Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) → E Torrecilla de Alcañiz Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) → E Torrevelilla Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↗ NE Caspe Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↑ N Alcubierre Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Novillas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↑ N Castejón de Valdejasa Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (55 mi) ↗ NE Valfarta Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) → E Valdealgorfa Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↑ N Lanaja Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
92 km (57 mi) ↑ N Robres Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ↗ NE Peñalba Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) ↑ N Senés de Alcubierre Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
95 km (59 mi) → E Fórnoles Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
96 km (60 mi) ↑ N Torralba de Aragón Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
97 km (60 mi) ↑ N Gurrea de Gállego Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
98 km (60 mi) ↑ N Sierra de Luna Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
98 km (60 mi) → E Monroyo Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
99 km (61 mi) ↗ NE Albalatillo Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
100 km (62 mi) ↑ N Poleñino Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
100 km (62 mi) ↑ N Tardienta Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
101 km (62 mi) ↑ N Lalueza Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ↑ N Almuniente Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
102 km (63 mi) ↑ N Torres de Barbués Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↗ NE Sariñena Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
103 km (64 mi) ↑ N Grañén Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
104 km (64 mi) ↑ N Alcalá de Gurrea Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
104 km (65 mi) ↑ N Marracos Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Ejea de los Caballeros Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N Erla Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N Almudévar Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N Barbués Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
105 km (65 mi) ↗ NE Capdesaso Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
107 km (66 mi) ↑ N Piedratajada Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
107 km (67 mi) ↗ NE Villanueva de Sigena Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
108 km (67 mi) ↑ N Sangarrén Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
109 km (67 mi) ↑ N Alberuela de Tubo Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
110 km (68 mi) ↑ N Tramaced Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
110 km (68 mi) ↑ N Valpalmas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
110 km (68 mi) ↑ N Luna Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
111 km (68 mi) ↑ N Albero Bajo Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
112 km (70 mi) ↗ NE Castelflorite Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
112 km (69 mi) ↑ N Piracés Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
113 km (70 mi) ↑ N Huerto Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
114 km (71 mi) ↑ N Sesa Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
115 km (72 mi) ↑ N Salillas Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
115 km (71 mi) ↑ N Albero Alto Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
116 km (72 mi) ↑ N Novales Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
118 km (73 mi) ↑ N Argavieso Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
119 km (74 mi) ↑ N Alcalá del Obispo Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
119 km (74 mi) ↑ N Torres de Alcanadre Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
120 km (74 mi) ↑ N Huesca Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
121 km (75 mi) ↑ N Alerre Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
121 km (75 mi) ↑ N Pertusa Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
122 km (76 mi) ↑ N Antillón Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
122 km (76 mi) ↑ N Chimillas Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
122 km (76 mi) ↑ N Tierz Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
123 km (76 mi) ↑ N Banastás Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
123 km (76 mi) ↑ N Quicena Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
124 km (77 mi) ↑ N Siétamo Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
125 km (77 mi) ↑ N Laperdiguera Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
125 km (77 mi) ↗ NE Berbegal Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
125 km (78 mi) ↑ N Barbuñales Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
126 km (78 mi) ↑ N Loporzano Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
126 km (78 mi) ↑ N Laluenga Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
129 km (80 mi) ↑ N Angüés Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
131 km (81 mi) ↑ N Peraltilla Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
131 km (81 mi) ↑ N Ibieca Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
132 km (82 mi) ↑ N Azara Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
133 km (83 mi) ↑ N Provincia de Huesca Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
133 km (83 mi) ↑ N Azlor Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
134 km (83 mi) ↑ N Casbas de Huesca Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
134 km (83 mi) ↑ N Abiego Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
137 km (85 mi) ↑ N Bierge Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain
140 km (87 mi) ↑ N Adahuesca Huesca 🇪🇸 Spain

Nearby Power Plants

We found a total 44 utility-scale power plants in the vecinity of the earthquakes epicenter. Ranging form closest to furtherst, one of these is a neaclear power plant.

Distance Direction Power Plant Type Capacity
21 km (13 mi) ↑ N P. E. ENTREDICHO Wind 36.0 MW
21 km (13 mi) ↑ N P. E. FUENDETODOS II (UNIFICADO) Wind 47.2 MW
21 km (13 mi) ↑ N P.E. FUENDETODOS I Wind 46.0 MW
31 km (19 mi) ↗ NE PARQUE EOLICO BELCHITE Wind 49.5 MW
32 km (20 mi) ↖ NW Almonacid Solar 5.6 MW
32 km (20 mi) ↑ N P. E. MUEL Wind 16.2 MW
41 km (25 mi) ↑ N P.E. PLANA DE MARIA Wind 24.0 MW
42 km (26 mi) ↗ NE Vinaceite Solar 8.7 MW
43 km (27 mi) ↑ N P.E. PLANA DE LA BALSA Wind 24.0 MW
43 km (27 mi) ↑ N P.E. LOS LABRADOS Wind 24.0 MW
45 km (27 mi) ↖ NW P. E. LA MUELA NORTE (UNIFICADO) Wind 29.75 MW
45 km (28 mi) ↘ SE P.E. LA TORRECILLA Wind 38.25 MW
45 km (27 mi) ↖ NW P.E. PLANA DE ZARAGOZA Wind 24.0 MW
45 km (27 mi) ↖ NW P. E. EL PILAR Wind 15.0 MW
45 km (27 mi) ↖ NW P. E. LA CARRACHA Wind 49.5 MW
45 km (27 mi) ↖ NW P. E. PLANA DE JARRETA Wind 49.5 MW
46 km (28 mi) ↖ NW PARQUE EOLICO LA MUELA Wind 51.48 MW
48 km (29 mi) ↘ SE P.E. VALDECONEJOS Wind 32.3 MW
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW P. E. LA SERRETA (UNIFICADO CON AMPLIACION) Wind 49.5 MW
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW P. E. LOS CANTALES Wind 23.54 MW
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW PARQUE EOLICO DE LOS VISOS Wind 24.42 MW
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW PARQUE EOLICO SERRETA TORRECILLA Wind 49.5 MW
56 km (34 mi) ↑ N TORRASPAPEL-MONTANANESA Gas 22.0 MW
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N P. E. RIO GALLEGO (UNIFICADO) Wind 36.0 MW
61 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Plasencia Solar 4.0 MW
62 km (38 mi) → E TERUEL GR 3 Coal 1055.77 MW
63 km (39 mi) ↗ NE MENUZA Hydro 27.716 MW
63 km (39 mi) ↗ NE ESCATRON Gas 804.36 MW
63 km (39 mi) ↗ NE ESCATRON GR 5 Coal 65.0 MW
63 km (39 mi) ↗ NE CTCC ESCATRON Gas 274.635 MW
64 km (40 mi) ↖ NW General Motors Solar 11.8 MW
65 km (40 mi) ↗ NE Castelnou Solar 6.0 MW
66 km (41 mi) ↗ NE CICLO COMBINADO DE CASTELNOU Gas 790.68 MW
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW PARQUE EOLICO PUNTAZA DE REMOLINOS Wind 24.93 MW
83 km (52 mi) ↖ NW P. E. PLANAS DE POLA Wind 35.64 MW
87 km (54 mi) ↑ N Zuera I Solar 9.0 MW
88 km (54 mi) ↑ N Zuera II Solar 9.9 MW
92 km (57 mi) ↑ N P.E. EN ROBRES Wind 24.0 MW
98 km (60 mi) ↑ N P.E. RABOSERA Wind 31.35 MW
100 km (62 mi) ↑ N P.E. TARDIENTA I Wind 93.7 MW
100 km (62 mi) ↑ N P.E. TARAYUELA Wind 30.0 MW
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N P. E. SANTA QUITERIA Wind 36.0 MW
108 km (67 mi) ↗ NE Sariñena A Solar 4.0 MW
113 km (70 mi) ↗ NE Lasesa Solar 9.0 MW

Power Plants & Risks During Earthquakes

We found 5 types of power plants in the vecinity of the magnitude 3.8 earthquake that struck 3 km S of Herrera de los Navarros, Spain on April 08, 2011 15:07:13. These types were Solar power plants, Gas power plants, Wind power plants, Coal 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 3.8 Earthquake Struck 3 km S of Herrera de los Navarros, Spain on April 08, 2011 15:07:13
Date and Time
2011-04-08 15:07:13 (UTC)
Magnitude
3.8 Magnitude (richter scle)
Depth
11.0 km
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