Mag. 1.4 earthquake - 1.6 Km W of Landmannalaugar (Iceland) on Friday, 26 June 2020 at 03:07 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.4 earthquake at 9 km depth
26 Jun 07:06 UTC: First to report: IMO after 4 hours.
Depth: 9.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 63.989°N / 19.093°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Torfajökull (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) WNW of Kirkjubaejarklaustur (pop: 119) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) ENE of Hvolsvollur (pop: 902) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) ESE of Fluðir (pop: 420) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) N of Vik (pop: 276) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) ENE of Hella (pop: 784) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NE of Vestmannaeyjar (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) E of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 106 joules (2.21 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.4||9.4 km||1.6 km W of Landmannalaugar (Iceland)||IMO|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.4, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.