Four earthquakes recorded in mainland Portugal

Date:

Share post:

Several quakes recorded in recent days by IPMA.

Seismic activity has been recorded in recent days in mainland Portugal, with IPMA accounting for four quakes between Sunday and Monday.

At 10:16 pm on Sunday, IPMA announced that two earthquakes, one with a magnitude of 2.4 on the Richter scale and a second of 2.9 were recorded, at 10:16 pm and 10:24 pm, near Montemor-o-Novo. They did not cause personal or material damage.

In Peniche, at 01h44 on Monday, an earthquake of 3.0 was recorded. At 06h30, the Institute of Sea and Atmosphere counted a new quake, this time in Portimão, with a magnitude of 2.2.

Moti Shabi
Moti Shabi
Moti Shabi

Related articles

Images of the flash and trail of light that turned the night into day in Portugal

Searches are due to resume on Sunday morning. See the images A "possible" large meteorite was spotted in the...

Portuguese Medical Association regrets lack of investment in General Practice

The Portuguese Medical Association today lamented the lack of investment over many years in General and Family Medicine,...

Writer Mário Cláudio winner of the Guerra Junqueiro Lusofonia Literary Prize 2023

The writer Mário Cláudio is one of the nine winners of the Guerra Junqueiro Lusofonia Literary Prize 2023,...

Brazilian ambassador to Angola denies corruption linked to visas and announces reopening of consulate

The Brazilian ambassador to Angola denies the existence of cases of corruption linked to the issuing of visas...