The Instituto Geográfico Nacional (IGN) registered an earth tremor yesterday with a reading of 3.0 on the Richter Scale.
Santa Cruz del Comercio was the epicentre. This town is about a dozen kilometres from the Pantano de Bermejales junction on the Alhama de Granada – Moraleda de Zafayona road.
The tremor took place at 12.23h with an intensity of III at a depth of five kilometres.
However, this was the second earth tremor in the province, with the first one occurring in the early hours of the morning in the Atarfe area, which was weaker.
(News: Santa Cruz del Comercio, Alhama de Granada, Poniente, Andalucia)