SPAIN in-depth articles overview

Earthquakes and volcanoes : World : Europe : Spain This is an overview page of the in-depth articles written by on Spain The most recent articles will be on top of the page Actividad sísmica debajo (el volcán) El Hierro, en las Islas Canarias, España … [Read more...]

Earthquake Lorca : Earthquake preparedness attitude might have saved some lives

At Earthquake-Report we are upset that a lot of people living in Lorca and other potentially dangerous earthquake sensitive areas in the world, are not at all earthquake prepared. Main Reason : People have often had NO specific training on being earthquake prepared AND panic is taking over from … [Read more...]

Understanding the Lorca, Spain May 11 2011 earthquake

The southeastern Spain earthquake of 11 May, 2011, occurred within the plate boundary region that separates the Eurasia and Africa (Nubia) plates. At the longitude of the earthquake, the Africa plate moves NW with respect to the Eurasia plate with a velocity of 6 mm/yr. Earthquakes in … [Read more...]

Earthquake Felt experiences from the greater Lorca, Spain area

Our main article on this earthquake starts minutes after the first shaking. Read it here. On this page you will find an overview of what people wrote to Whenever you want to share your experience with the world, feel free to fill the form at the bottom of this page. We will … [Read more...]