Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Greenland Sea (Svalbard & Jan Mayen) on Tuesday, July 21, 1992 at 12:35 (GMT)
Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 79.556°N / 3.007°E↗ (Svalbard & Jan Mayen)
Antipode: 79.556°S / 176.993°W↗
Nearest volcano: Sverrefjell (209 km / 130 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
198 km (123 mi) WNW of Ny-Ålesund (pop: 35) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||10 km||Greenland Sea (Svalbard & Jan Mayen)||USGS|
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