Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - Norwegian Sea on Thursday, 24 May 2012 at 22:58 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
Date & time: 24 May 2012 22:58:39 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 72.989°N / 5.646°E (international territory)
Nearby towns and cities:
544 km (338 mi) ENE of Olonkinbyen (Svalbard & Jan Mayen) (pop: 14) --> See nearby quakes!
573 km (356 mi) NW of Gryllefjord (Norway) (pop: 439) --> See nearby quakes!
587 km (365 mi) NW of Ersfjord (Norway) (pop: 306) --> See nearby quakes!
600 km (373 mi) NW of Tromsø (Norway) (pop: 52,400) --> See nearby quakes!
610 km (379 mi) NW of Harstad (Norway) (pop: 19,400) --> See nearby quakes!
635 km (395 mi) NW of Sjøvegan (Norway) (pop: 723) --> See nearby quakes!
640 km (398 mi) NW of Storsteinnes (Norway) (pop: 890) --> See nearby quakes!
641 km (398 mi) NW of Lyngseidet (Norway) (pop: 821) --> See nearby quakes!
649 km (403 mi) NW of Setermoen (Bardu, Norway) (pop: 2,410) --> 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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