Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Iceland Region on Monday, 20 July 2020 at 08:20 (GMT)
20 Jul 08:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 63.88°N / 22.34°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Reykjanes (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NE of Grindavík (pop: 2,900)
12 km (7 mi) S of Vogar (pop: 1000)
17 km (11 mi) SE of Reykjanesbær (pop: 2,000)
29 km (18 mi) SW of Hafnarfjörður (pop: 26,800)
33 km (21 mi) SW of Kópavogur (pop: 31,700)
36 km (22 mi) SW of Reykjavík (pop: 118,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-07-20 08:20:30 UTC||M 3.0 / 4 km||Iceland Region||EMSC|
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