Earthquake of 2.6 magnitude on the west coast of Fuerteventura

2020/09/16 19:42:57 Written by Canarian Weekly Fuerteventura

The National Geographic Institute (IGN) has reported an earthquake registered this morning, that was felt in the municipality of Betancuria on the west coast of the island.

The earthquake, with a magnitude of 2.6 on the Richter scale, was recorded at 4:19am with an epicenter on the west coast of Fuerteventura, between Puerto del Rosario and Pájara at a depth of 16 kilometres.