Cabo de San Vicente

Earthquake in Andalucia and Extremadura

December 17th, 2009 An earthquake of 6.3 on the Rictar scale with its epicentre 100km off Cabo de San Vicente, Portugal hit Andalucia and Extremadura. Although, there are no reports of injuries, its intensity is a reminder of the small potential of a large quake striking southern Iberia. See also earthquakes in Spain