Mag. 1.2 earthquake - 31.5 Km W of Grímsey (Iceland) on Friday, 26 June 2020 at 16:18 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.2 earthquake at 17 km depth
26 Jun 16:26 UTC: First to report: IMO after 8 minutes.
Depth: 17.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 66.519°N / 18.719°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Kolbeinsey Ridge (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) W of Grimsey (pop: 76) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) N of Siglufjordur (pop: 1,190) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) N of Olafsfjordur (pop: 790) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) N of Dalvik (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) NW of Norðurþing (pop: 2,230) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NNE of Sauðarkrokur (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NNW of Akureyri (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) NW of Laugar (pop: 1000) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) ENE of Isafjordur (pop: 2,620) --> See nearby quakes!
303 km (188 mi) NNE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) W of Grimsey Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 106 joules (1.11 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.2||17 km||31.5 km W of Grímsey (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 1.2, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.