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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - 250km ENE of Olonkinbyen, Svalbard and Jan Mayen on Saturday, 11 August 2018

Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - 250km ENE of Olonkinbyen, Svalbard and Jan Mayen on Saturday, 11 August 2018
Date & time: Sat, 11 Aug 05:54:48 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2018-08-11 05:54:48 +00:00
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 71.7937°N / 2.2429°W (Svalbard & Jan Mayen)
Nearest volcano: Jan Mayen (224 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5.6*10^12 J (1.56 GWh / 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 11 Aug 2018
Sat, 11 Aug 05:54 UTCM 5.0 / 10 kmJan Mayen Island RegionGFZ

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 20 Aug 2018
Mon, 20 Aug 17:19 UTCM 4.0 / 4.8 km - [info]Norway[Map]NNSN
Wed, 5 Sep 2018
Wed, 5 Sep 16:10 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info]Norway[Map]NNSN

 

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