Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - Norwegian Sea on Thursday, 24 May 2012 at 22:54 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
Date & time: 24 May 2012 22:54:43 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 72.924°N / 5.809°E (international territory)
Nearby towns and cities:
547 km (340 mi) ENE of Olonkinbyen (Svalbard & Jan Mayen) (pop: 14) --> See nearby quakes!
564 km (351 mi) NW of Gryllefjord (Norway) (pop: 439) --> See nearby quakes!
579 km (360 mi) NW of Ersfjord (Norway) (pop: 306) --> See nearby quakes!
592 km (368 mi) NW of Tromsø (Norway) (pop: 52,400) --> See nearby quakes!
601 km (374 mi) NW of Harstad (Norway) (pop: 19,400) --> See nearby quakes!
626 km (389 mi) NW of Sjøvegan (Norway) (pop: 723) --> See nearby quakes!
632 km (393 mi) NW of Storsteinnes (Norway) (pop: 890) --> See nearby quakes!
633 km (393 mi) NW of Lyngseidet (Norway) (pop: 821) --> See nearby quakes!
640 km (398 mi) NW of Setermoen (Bardu, Norway) (pop: 2,410) --> See nearby quakes!
690 km (429 mi) NW of Kilpisjärvi (Finland) (pop: 114) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.1||10 km||Norwegian Sea||USGS|
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