Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - Norwegian Sea on 2019-04-27 07:39:01 UTC
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
27 Apr 07:56 UTC: First to report: USGS after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Apr 2019 07:39:01 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-04-27 07:39:01 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 73.1859°N / 7.0834°E (international territory)
Nearby towns and cities:
553 km (344 mi) NW of Gryllefjord (Norway) (pop: 439) --> See nearby quakes!
562 km (349 mi) NW of Ersfjord (Norway) (pop: 306) --> See nearby quakes!
574 km (357 mi) NW of Tromsø (Norway) (pop: 52,400) --> See nearby quakes!
595 km (370 mi) NNW of Harstad (Norway) (pop: 19,400) --> See nearby quakes!
613 km (381 mi) NW of Lyngseidet (Norway) (pop: 821) --> See nearby quakes!
616 km (383 mi) NW of Sjøvegan (Norway) (pop: 723) --> See nearby quakes!
616 km (383 mi) NW of Storsteinnes (Norway) (pop: 890) --> See nearby quakes!
628 km (390 mi) NW of Setermoen (Bardu, Norway) (pop: 2,410) --> See nearby quakes!
672 km (418 mi) NW of Kilpisjärvi (Finland) (pop: 114) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
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||Greenland Sea||USGS|
|M 4.2||10 km||Greenland Sea||EMSC|
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