Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - 14.8 Km NW of Gjögurtá (Iceland) on Saturday, 20 June 2020 at 19:30 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 8 km depth
20 Jun 20:54 UTC: First to report: IMO after 1 hour and 24 minutes.
Date & time: 20 Jun 2020 19:30:04 UTC -
Depth: 7.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 66.252°N / 18.531°W (Iceland Sea, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Kolbeinsey Ridge (47 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) NE of Siglufjordur (pop: 1,190) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NNE of Olafsfjordur (pop: 790) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) N of Dalvik (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNW of Grenvik (pop: 278) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) WNW of Norðurþing (pop: 2,230) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNW of Akureyri (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) NW of Laugar (pop: 1000) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) NNE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
286 km (177 mi) NNE of Kopavogur (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
290 km (180 mi) NNE of Hafnarfjordur (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.5||7.6 km||14.8 km NW of Gjögurtá (Iceland)||IMO|
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