Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Dramatic Videos of Spanish Earthquake

May 11, 2011 - At least 10 people were killed and many more injured by two strong earthquakes in southern Spain today. According to the BBC, "At least 10 people were killed after a magnitude-5.2 earthquake toppled several buildings in southern Spain near the town of Lorca." The quake struck at a depth of just 1km (0.6 miles), some 120km south-west of Alicante, at 1847 (1647 GMT), the US Geological Survey reported." More coverage at
Sismo en espaƱa mayo 2011