Minor mag. 0.1 earthquake - 17.6 Km ESE of Bárðarbunga (Iceland) on Saturday, 26 October 2019 at 15:00 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 0.1 earthquake at 17 km depth
26 Oct 16:29 UTC: First to report: IMO after 1 hour and 28 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Oct 2019 15:00:46 UTC
Depth: 17.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.583°N / 17.183°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
98 km (61 mi) NNE of Kirkjubaejarklaustur (pop: 119) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) WNW of Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) S of Laugar (pop: 1000) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (80 mi) SSE of Akureyri (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) S of Norðurþing (pop: 2,230) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) SE of Sauðarkrokur (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) NE of Vestmannaeyjar (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) ENE of Selfoss (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 89125 joules (0.025 kilowatt hours) More info
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|0.1||17 km||17.6 km ESE of Bárðarbunga (Iceland)||IMO|
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