Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 132 km northwest of Akureyri, Iceland, on Sunday, 21 June 2020 at 19:29 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.3 earthquake  - 132 km northwest of Akureyri, Iceland, on Sunday, 21 June 2020 at 19:29 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

21 Jun 19:36 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Jun 22 11:32: Magnitude recalculated from 4.1 to 4.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 221.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: 21 Jun 2020 07:29:13 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 66.53°N / 20.15°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Kolbeinsey Ridge (126 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
70 km (43 mi) NW of Siglufjordur (pop: 1,190)
85 km (53 mi) NW of Olafsfjordur (pop: 790)
90 km (56 mi) NNW of Sauðarkrokur (pop: 2,580)
96 km (59 mi) NW of Dalvik (pop: 1,360)
97 km (60 mi) N of Blonduos (pop: 813)
278 km (173 mi) NNE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900)
281 km (175 mi) NNE of Kopavogur (pop: 31,700)
284 km (176 mi) NNE of Alftanes (pop: 2,390)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.310 kmIceland RegionGFZ
M 4.510 kmIceland RegionEMSC
M 4.01.1 km27.0 km NNW of Gjögurtá (Iceland)IMO

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
132.4 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
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Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 132 km northwest of Akureyri, Iceland, on Sunday, 21 June 2020 at 19:29 (GMT)
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