Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 15.4 Km NW of Gjögurtá (Iceland) on Saturday, 20 June 2020 at 15:22 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
20 Jun 21:06 UTC: First to report: IMO after 6 hours.
Date & time: 20 Jun 2020 15:22:57 UTC -
Depth: 9.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 66.26°N / 18.534°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Kolbeinsey Ridge (46 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NE of Siglufjordur (pop: 1,190) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNE of Olafsfjordur (pop: 790) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) N of Dalvik (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NNW of Grenvik (pop: 278) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) WNW of Norðurþing (pop: 2,230) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NNW of Akureyri (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (49 mi) NW of Laugar (pop: 1000) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (176 mi) NNE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
286 km (178 mi) NNE of Kopavogur (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
291 km (181 mi) NNE of Hafnarfjordur (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||9.8 km||15.4 km NW of Gjögurtá (Iceland)||IMO|
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