Mag. 0.9 earthquake - 0.8 Km ESE of Krýsuvík, Iceland, on Tuesday, 29 September 2020 at 06:11 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 0.9 earthquake at 2 km depth
29 Sep 13:01 UTC: First to report: IMO after 7 hours.
Depth: 1.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 63.884°N / 22.052°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Krísuvík (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) ESE of Vogar (pop: 1,030)
20 km (12 mi) ENE of Grindavík (pop: 2,860)
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Mosfellsbær (Hafnarfjarðarkaupstaður) (pop: 26,800)
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Hafnarfjörður (Hafnarfjarðarkaupstaður) (pop: 26,800)
24 km (15 mi) S of Reykjavík (Garðabær) (pop: 2,390)
33 km (20 mi) W of Stokkseyri (Sveitarfélagið Ölfus) (pop: 1,490)
36 km (22 mi) SSW of Mosfellsbaer (pop: 8,650)
49 km (30 mi) S of Akranes (pop: 6,610)
Primary data source: IMO
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 106 joules (0.392 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 0.9||1.8 km||0.8 Km ESE of Krýsuvík, Iceland||IMO|
User reports for this quake
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