Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 16.9 Km NW of Gjögurtá (Iceland) on Saturday, 20 June 2020 at 16:39 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 4 km depth
20 Jun 16:47 UTC: First to report: IMO after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 20 Jun 2020 16:39:33 UTC -
Depth: 4.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 66.276°N / 18.542°W (Iceland Sea, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Kolbeinsey Ridge (44 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NE of Siglufjordur (pop: 1,190) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) N of Olafsfjordur (pop: 790) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) N of Dalvik (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NNW of Grenvik (pop: 278) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) WNW of Norðurþing (pop: 2,230) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NNW of Akureyri (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) NW of Laugar (pop: 1000) --> See nearby quakes!
285 km (177 mi) NNE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (179 mi) NNE of Kopavogur (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
292 km (182 mi) NNE of Hafnarfjordur (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.1||4.2 km||16.9 km NW of Gjögurtá (Iceland)||IMO|
|4.1||4 km||Iceland Region||EMSC|
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