Earthquake Info: Moderate Mag. 4.9 Earthquake – North Atlantic Ocean, 37 km south of Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, on Wednesday February 16, 2022 at 4:32 a.m. (GMT +0)

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Hotel, Funchal (33.6 km north of epicenter) [Map] / slight shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 5-10 s : I was sleeping lightly when the hotel room began to sway from left to right. It was a weird feeling and I was glad I stopped after a few seconds. | 3 users found this interesting.

Arco da Calheta (49.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Slight shaking (MMI IV) / rattle, vibration / 2-5 s : Licht/matig, uit diepe slaap wakker, flink geschrokken, woonachtig op 723 meter in Arco da Calheta 9370-725 | 2 users found this interesting.

Funchal (34.8 km north of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / Horizontal swing (lateral) / 1-2 minutes : Meine Frau und ich haben beide geschlafen,wachten durch Schwingen im Bett auf,wir verrutschen im Bett,fielen beinahe aus dem Bett,Gläser und Porzelan klirrten,Bilder an den Wänden verutschten. Eine Skulptur fiel von einem Schrank. | 2 users found this interesting.

Funchal (34.8 km north of epicenter) [Map] / Slight shaking (MMI IV) / rattle, vibration / 2-5 s : The walls shook for about 3-5 seconds, followed by another 7-10 seconds of light vibrations, then it all stopped. No damage had been done in the room. Location: 4th floor, 30 meters above sea level. No more shaking afterwards. | One user found this interesting.

Chao ribeirA, seixal, porto moniz, madeira (55.4 km northwest of epicenter) [Map] / slight shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibration / 5-10 s : Felt like a big heavy train passing or an explosion below us | 2 users found this interesting.

Funchal, Imaculado Coração de Maria (35 km north of epicenter) [Map] / Slight Shake (MMI IV) / 2-5 sec : I work late at night and seconds before I hear something like “a bomb”. So weird and scary! It was short but intense. I have a few books falling off the shelf.

Lisbon (998.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : My parents woke up with a start, their bed shaking. My brother also woke up. I live in the metropolis though.

Funchal (4 km SSW of the epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibration / 10-15 s : I was in bed sleeping and suddenly the beds were bouncing, shaking and rattling! Very scary ! Ringed the reception at the Pestana Palms hotel who assured me we were safe we ​​are on the 7th floor!!

São Martinho, municipality of Funchal, Madeira (33.5 km north of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 2-5 s : Habe geschlafen. Meine Frau und ich waren sofort wach, haben das Ende des Bebens im Wachzustand erlebt. Bett hat gewackelt, Einbauschrank auch und hat dabei Geräusche gemacht

Funchal (4 km SSW of the epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibration / 10-15 s : I was in bed sleeping and suddenly the beds were bouncing, shaking and rattling! Very scary ! Ringed the reception at the Pestana Palms hotel who assured me we were safe we ​​are on the 7th floor!!

Calheta (54.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / slight shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 2-5 s : I thought my wife woke me up with a jolt, she thought the same of me, that we recognized it as an earthquake. As soon as we noticed it, it was already over

Funchal Madeira (34.9 km north of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibration / 20-30 s : I was sleeping and the earthquake wakes me up! I’m in a very high hotel and I could feel the waking vibration of the sound life of a big sea wave

Garajau (34.4 km north of epicenter) [Map] / slight shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 5-10 s : erwacht durch anhaltendes horizontals Schütteln, geschätzt 5 Hz für 5-7 s, lautes Klappern grosser Schiebefenster, Pool mit 25 cm Randhöhe ist nicht übergelaufen, keine sofort erkennbaren Schäden.

Porto da Cruz (48.9 km north of epicenter) [Map] / slight shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 5-10 s : We woke up and felt like our neighbors had turned on a giant spinning washing machine. Nothing displayed or broken. A little scary though when you’re not used to expecting it.

38 kilometer(s) from São Martinho, Municipality of Funchal, Madeira (3.6 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / slight agitation (MMI IV) / complex movement difficult to describe / 2-5 s : Surprised then realizing it was an earthquake, about three short ‘chills’. I felt reassured that the alarm had not gone off. I’m in the Porto Mare hotel on the second floor

calheta (48.9 km northwest of epicenter) [Map] / slight shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 1-2 s : I am a heavy sleeper but I collapsed. I felt like someone was shaking me. I had scars until I realized what was going on

Funchal (34.1 km north of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / single rolling (tilt sideways in one direction) / 2-5 s : I felt like someone was hitting the walls of my apartment but from inside. As if something was passing by. I can’t be very specific, but the shaking was much stronger than the last earthquake I felt. 5 or 6 maybe.

Yes, on vacation in Fuchal (34 km N of the epicentre) [Map] / slight shaking (MMI IV) / vertical and horizontal rocking / 10-15 s : I thought it was very high winds rocking the building at first, but then realized I was in a large hotel complex (on the 7th floor) that wouldn’t be moved by the winds. The closest comparison was to the British hurricane in 1987.

Funchal, Madeira, Portugal (33.8 km north of epicenter) [Map] / slight shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 5-10 s : First a strong horizontal jolt followed by a few weaker ones. The first jolt was enough to cause my office chair to roll as I sat on it.

Funchal, São Martinho (34.7 km north of epicenter) [Map] / slight shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 1-2 s : Ich bin wach geworden weil das Bett 2x geruckelt hat. Eine Schranktür die offen stand hat auch geknarrt.

Funchal (33.7 km north of epicenter) [Map] / Slight shaking (MMI IV) / rattle, vibration / 2-5 s : I was awake just before this happened. I jumped out of bed for the first time feeling an earthquake. It shook for about 2-5 seconds and stopped. A tremor occurred.

Madeira, Funchal (26.5 km north of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 2-5 s : We were sleeping and the bed started rocking back and forth strongly. It shook us for a while. My partner, a very heavy sleeper (under sleep bills), woke up and felt it too. We are on the 15th floor.

Four monumental views (33.6 km N of the epicentre) [Map] / Slight shaking (MMI IV) / rattle, vibration / 2-5 s : Slight tremor. I woke up and the bed and nightstand started shaking for about 5 seconds. Live on the 1. floor.

funchal (36.2 km north of epicenter) [Map] / slight shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 5-10 s : Vibration of the doors, movement of the bed, general feeling of shaking, no deep bass noise this time. Was in bed at the time.

Funchal (34.9 km north of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal swing (lateral) / 10-15 s : Sirius Hotel in Funchal (Madeira). Sleeping. Everything and the wardrobe shook, and the bed shook for no reason.

Ponta do Sol (43.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal swing (lateral) / 15-20 s : I was sleeping. It was 4:35 a.m. when I felt the closet door rattle. Then I felt my bed shaking.

Funchal (34.3 km north of epicenter) [Map] / Slight Shake (MMI IV) / 5-10 sec : I was lying in my bed on the 2nd floor of a building and I felt tremors. I’m tempted to say it was a side tremor, but it was quite weak so hard to describe.

São Vicente, Madeira (45.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s : There was a huge bang and it sounded like the house “jumped up” is the only description, then a rattle and rumble followed by 3 more minor bangs and pops. The dogs were scared and the local dogs were barking but not for long

Funchal (34.9 km north of epicenter) [Map] / Low Shake (MMI III) / 2-5 sec : Very short shaking quickly | 2 users found this interesting.

São Martinho, municipality of Funchal, Madeira (34.1 km north of epicenter) [Map] / slight shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 5-10 s : Woke up shaking the bed; little other impact | One user found this interesting.

Four Views Monumental Hotel, Lido (33.6 km north of epicenter) [Map] / Slight shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibration / 30-60 s | One user found this interesting.

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