Mag. 1.4 earthquake - 7.4 km NNE of Hábunga (Iceland) on Sunday, 5 July 2020 at 02:23 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 1.4 earthquake at 0 km depth
5 Jul 08:54 UTC: First to report: IMO after 7 hours.
Depth: 0.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 63.645°N / 19.064°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Katla (2 km / 1 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (10 mi) E of Skogar
25 km (16 mi) N of Vík í Mýrdal (Mýrdalshreppur) (pop: 276)
58 km (36 mi) E of Hvolsvollur (pop: 902)
64 km (40 mi) ENE of Vestmannaeyjar (pop: 4,220)
69 km (43 mi) ESE of Hella (pop: 784)
149 km (93 mi) ESE of Kopavogur (pop: 31,700)
149 km (93 mi) ESE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900)
153 km (95 mi) ESE of Alftanes (pop: 2,390)
Primary data source: IMO
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 106 joules (2.21 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 1.4||0.1 km||7.4 km NNE of Hábunga (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.