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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 118km SSE of Akureyri, Iceland on Thursday, 26 October 2017

Light mag. 4.6 earthquake  - 118km SSE of Akureyri, Iceland on Thursday, 26 October 2017
Date & time: Thu, 26 Oct 23:26:35 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2017-10-26 23:26:35 +00:00
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.6426°N / 17.5591°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (2 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 26 Oct 2017
Thu, 26 Oct 23:26 UTCM 3.5 / 1.1 km9.4 km SE of Kistufell[Map]IMO
Thu, 26 Oct 23:26 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km Iceland[Map]GFZ

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Fri, 27 Oct 00:16 UTCM 2.8 / 1.1 km - [info]4.1 km NNE of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO
Fri, 27 Oct 00:16 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]- 119km S of Akureyri, Iceland[Map]USGS
Tue, 31 Oct 2017
Tue, 31 Oct 18:50 UTCM 3.0 / 1.1 km - [info]3.0 km SE of Hvannadalshnjúkur[Map]IMO
Mon, 6 Nov 2017
Mon, 6 Nov 13:59 UTCM 2.8 / 1.1 km - [info]6.0 km SE of Hvannadalshnjúkur[Map]IMO
Fri, 10 Nov 2017
Fri, 10 Nov 23:50 UTCM 2.7 / 4.7 km - [info]4.0 km ESE of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO
Tue, 21 Nov 2017
Tue, 21 Nov 13:53 UTCM 3.0 / 4.6 km - [info]8.0 km NNE of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO
Tue, 21 Nov 13:53 UTCM 3.9 / 4.6 km - [info]8.0 km NNE of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO
Tue, 21 Nov 13:55 UTCM 3.9 / 3.1 km - [info]6.1 km NE of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO
Sun, 3 Dec 2017
Sun, 3 Dec 04:26 UTCM 3.2 / 6.8 km - [info]7.2 km ESE of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO
Fri, 8 Dec 2017
Fri, 8 Dec 21:17 UTCM 2.8 / 1.9 km - [info]5.7 km NE of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO
Sat, 9 Dec 2017
Sat, 9 Dec 06:19 UTCM 4.1 / 3.6 km - [info]4.5 km ESE of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO
Sat, 16 Dec 2017
Sat, 16 Dec 02:41 UTCM 3.5 / 11 km - [info]1.9 km SE of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO
Sat, 16 Dec 02:41 UTCM 2.9 / 11 km - [info]1.9 km SE of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO
Wed, 20 Dec 2017
Wed, 20 Dec 04:57 UTCM 4.1 / 2.2 km - [info]4.5 km NE of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO
Wed, 20 Dec 04:57 UTCM 3.0 / 2.7 km - [info]4.5 km NE of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO
Wed, 20 Dec 05:29 UTCM 4.4 / 1.1 km - [info]6.8 km ENE of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO
Wed, 20 Dec 05:29 UTCM 3.4 / 2.4 km - [info]6.9 km ENE of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO
Fri, 22 Dec 2017
Fri, 22 Dec 07:20 UTCM 2.6 / 10 km - [info]1.4 km WSW of Kverkfjöll[Map]IMO
Sat, 23 Dec 2017
Sat, 23 Dec 23:28 UTCM 3.2 / 2.3 km - [info]4.9 km NE of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO
Thu, 4 Jan 2018
Thu, 4 Jan 01:52 UTCM 2.9 / 2.5 km - [info]7.9 km E of Bárðarbunga[Map]IMO

 

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