Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - 3.5 Km NE of Skeggi_á_Hengli (Iceland) on Saturday, 14 March 2020 at 20:39 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 4 km depth
14 Mar 20:49 UTC: First to report: IMO after 10 minutes.
Date & time: 14 Mar 2020 20:39:00 UTC -
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.11°N / 21.26°W (Hveragerðisbær, South, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Hrómundartindur (5 km / 3 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) NNW of Hveragerdi (pop: 2,290) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) ESE of Mosfellsbaer (Capital Region) (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) NNW of Selfoss (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) N of Thorlakshofn (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) E of Reykjavik (Capital Region) (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) E of Kopavogur (Capital Region) (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) E of Garðabaer (Capital Region) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) E of Hafnarfjordur (Capital Region) (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) ESE of Akranes (West) (pop: 6,610) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) NNW of Vestmannaeyjar (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||4 km||3.5 km NE of Skeggi_á_Hengli (Iceland)||IMO|
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