Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - Norwegian Sea on Monday, 4 June 2012 at 20:37 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.1 quake Norwegian Sea 24 May 2012 22:47 GMT, which had occurred 11 days earlier.
Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - Norwegian Sea on Monday, 4 June 2012 at 20:37 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

Date & time: 4 Jun 2012 20:37:05 UTC
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 73.096°N / 5.767°E (international territory)
Nearby towns and cities:
551 km (343 mi) ENE of Olonkinbyen (Svalbard & Jan Mayen) (pop: 14) --> See nearby quakes!
578 km (359 mi) NW of Gryllefjord (Norway) (pop: 439) --> See nearby quakes!
591 km (367 mi) NW of Ersfjord (Norway) (pop: 306) --> See nearby quakes!
603 km (375 mi) NW of Tromsø (Norway) (pop: 52,400) --> See nearby quakes!
616 km (383 mi) NW of Harstad (Norway) (pop: 19,400) --> See nearby quakes!
640 km (398 mi) NW of Sjøvegan (Norway) (pop: 723) --> See nearby quakes!
644 km (400 mi) NW of Storsteinnes (Norway) (pop: 890) --> See nearby quakes!
644 km (400 mi) NW of Lyngseidet (Norway) (pop: 821) --> See nearby quakes!
653 km (406 mi) NW of Setermoen (Bardu, Norway) (pop: 2,410) --> See nearby quakes!
701 km (436 mi) NW of Kilpisjärvi (Finland) (pop: 114) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
4.310 kmGreenland SeaUSGS
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