Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 20.4 Km S of Selfoss (Iceland) on Thursday, 12 March 2020 at 13:58 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 6 km depth
12 Mar 14:09 UTC: First to report: IMO after 10 minutes.
Date & time: 12 Mar 2020 13:58:58 UTC -
Depth: 5.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 63.758°N / 20.928°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Grímsnes (30 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SE of Stokkseyri (pop: 465) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) S of Selfoss (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) ESE of Thorlakshofn (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SSE of Hveragerdi (pop: 2,290) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NW of Vestmannaeyjar (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SE of Mosfellsbaer (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SE of Hafnarfjordur (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SE of Garðabaer (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SE of Kopavogur (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||5.5 km||20.4 km S of Selfoss (Iceland)||IMO|
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