Quake Shakes The Costa Del Sol

Quake Shakes The Costa Del Sol. A quake measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale hit just off the coast of Benalmadena this morning.

Quake Shakes The Costa Del Sol

Quake Shakes The Costa Del Sol

An earthquake measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale struck just off the coast of the Costa Del Sol this morning. The tremor was felt at 8.27am, with the epicentre registering at a depth of 87 feet just off the coast near Benalmadena.

The quake comes less than 24 hours after a tremor shook Sevilla and Malaga.


Local resident June Morris lives in Benalmadena.  She said “My husband and I were just getting out of bed when we felt the shake and heard a loud rumbling noise.  It only lasted for 2 seconds at the most, and nothing was damaged.  It was a strange experience though”.

Published: 23.01.2018

Written by Dave James

News on 93.6 Global Radio

Keep up to date with all the latest news from the Costa del Sol with the coast’s official English speaking radio station, 93.6 Global Radio.

More Costa del Sol News Stories

Some recent headlines from the Costa del Sol. See all the 93.6 Global Radio News

Search For Missing Expat Intensifies, Donald Wright
Donald Wright left Fuengirola on Monday and hasn’t been seen since.
Double Stabbing In Fuengirola
Two people have been seriously injured in knife attacks in the town centre.
New Costa Del Sol Car Crime Warning
A British driver has warned of a new technique being used by gangs to rob motorists.
Quake Shakes The Costa Del Sol
Author: GlobalRadio

Listen Live Now!

The New Global Radio broadcasting LVIE from Miraflores on the Costa del Sol.  Listen live now.
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

Visit our Sponsors

On Air Right Now!

  • Friday Night Party on the New Global Rado, Costa del Sol
    Getting ready to out on Friday night, right across the Costa del Sol, tune in for some top party tunes on 93.6fm or listen live online. Have a great t More...
    List to 93.6 Global Radio LIVE NOW!

Coming up next...

Latest Tweets

Premium quality CBD products at great prices.  Buy CBD Oil in Spain!  Today!!