Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - Norwegian Sea on Thursday, 5 April 2018 at 02:29 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
Date & time: 5 Apr 2018 02:29:00 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 73.296°N / 6.523°E (international territory)
Nearby towns and cities:
575 km (357 mi) NW of Gryllefjord (Norway) (pop: 439) --> See nearby quakes!
582 km (361 mi) NE of Olonkinbyen (Svalbard & Jan Mayen) (pop: 14) --> See nearby quakes!
584 km (363 mi) NW of Ersfjord (Norway) (pop: 306) --> See nearby quakes!
596 km (370 mi) NW of Tromsø (Norway) (pop: 52,400) --> See nearby quakes!
635 km (395 mi) NW of Lyngseidet (Norway) (pop: 821) --> See nearby quakes!
638 km (396 mi) NW of Storsteinnes (Norway) (pop: 890) --> See nearby quakes!
694 km (431 mi) NW of Kilpisjärvi (Finland) (pop: 114) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NNSN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||10 km||Norway||NNSN|
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