Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 16.8 Km NW of Gjögurtá (Iceland) on Sunday, 21 June 2020 at 11:25 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
21 Jun 11:42 UTC: First to report: IMO after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 21 Jun 2020 11:25:05 UTC -
Depth: 9.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 66.272°N / 18.547°W (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!
23 km (14 mi) N of Olafsfjordur (pop: 790) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) N of Dalvik (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
39 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!
284 km (177 mi) NNE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) NNE of Kopavogur (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
292 km (181 mi) NNE of Hafnarfjordur (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.2||9.6 km||16.8 km NW of Gjögurtá (Iceland)||IMO|
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