Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - North Greenland Sea, 476 km northwest of Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, Svalbard, on Monday, June 3, 2019 at 17:55 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
3 Jun 23:38 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 80.72°N / 3.6°W↗ (North Greenland Sea, Greenland)
Antipode: 80.72°S / 176.4°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
363 km (226 mi) NW of Ny-Ålesund (Svalbard & Jan Mayen) (pop: 35) --> See nearby quakes!
466 km (290 mi) NW of Barentsburg (Svalbard & Jan Mayen) (pop: 576) --> See nearby quakes!
476 km (296 mi) NW of Longyearbyen (Svalbard & Jan Mayen) (pop: 2,060) --> See nearby quakes!
519 km (322 mi) NW of Sveagruva (Svalbard & Jan Mayen) (pop: 300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.6||10 km||North Of Svalbard (Greenland)||EMSC|
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