Earthquake rumbles Spain’s Costa Blanca

EARTHQUAKE: Recorded off the coast of Torrevieja. Photo credits: Shutterstock / IGN_Sismologia

SPAIN’S Costa Blanca holiday hotspot was shaken by a magnitude 4.0 earthquake this afternoon (Sunday).

The quake was recorded just off the Mediterranean coast of Torrevieja according to the state Instituto Geografico Nacional at 5.16pm local time.

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The epicentre of the seismic event was at a latitude of 38.0183, longitude -0.4490 and at a depth of just 10km.

There are currently no reports of personal injuries or damage to property in the minor quake.

TORREVIEJA: Earthquake this afternoon. Source: IGN_Sismologia


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