Magnitude quake was 5.3.
In the south-east of Spain in Murcia on Wednesday, May 11, a powerful earthquake. Magnitude quake was 5.3. The number of people killed in an earthquake in the south-east coast of Spain, reached 10.
A strong earthquake with a double trigger occurred on Wednesday night in the Spanish province of Murcia near the town of Lorca, located midway between Malaga and Valencia. As a result of earthquake killed at least 10 people.
As reported by Spanish media, at least 10 residents were killed and several injured in the first with a deadly earthquake in 1884 in Spain. The epicenter was located 4 km to the east of Lorca, which is located about 1 km from the Mediterranean coast.