Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - Norwegian Sea on Wednesday, 2 June 1999 at 00:31 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 10 km depth
Date & time: 2 Jun 1999 00:31:43 UTCMagnitude: 4.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 73.125°N / 6.197°E
Primary data source: USGS
(United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012
joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.9||10 km||Greenland Sea||USGS|
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