Mag. 2.4 earthquake - 33.7 km W of Grímsey (Iceland) on Tuesday, 23 June 2020 at 14:04 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 9 km depth
23 Jun 14:14 UTC: First to report: IMO after 9 minutes.
Depth: 8.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 66.579°N / 18.766°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Kolbeinsey Ridge (15 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) W of Grímsey (Akureyrarkaupstaður) (pop: 76)
48 km (30 mi) N of Siglufjörður (Fjallabyggð) (pop: 1,190)
57 km (36 mi) N of Dalvík (Fjallabyggð) (pop: 790)
69 km (43 mi) N of Dalvik (Dalvíkurbyggð) (pop: 1,360)
87 km (54 mi) NW of Norðurþing (pop: 2,230)
101 km (63 mi) NNE of Sauðárkrókur (Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður) (pop: 2,580)
104 km (65 mi) NNW of Akureyri (pop: 17,700)
314 km (195 mi) NNE of Reykjavík (Garðabær) (pop: 2,390)
Primary data source: IMO
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.4||8.7 km||33.7 km W of Grímsey (Iceland)||IMO|
User reports for this quake
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