Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 11.8 Km NNE of Surtsey (Iceland) on Monday, 20 July 2020 at 00:57 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 1 km depth
20 Jul 01:06 UTC: First to report: IMO after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 20 Jul 2020 00:57:52 UTC -
Depth: 1.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 63.415°N / 20.535°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Vestmannaeyjar (Heimaey + Surtsey) (14 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) WSW of Vestmannaeyjar (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Hvolsvollur (pop: 902) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SE of Thorlakshofn (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SSE of Hveragerdi (pop: 2,290) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SE of Hafnarfjordur (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) SE of Mosfellsbaer (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) SE of Garðabaer (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) SE of Kopavogur (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) SE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
278 km (173 mi) SSW of Akureyri (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||1.1 km||11.8 km NNE of Surtsey (Iceland)||IMO|
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