Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - Tunturi-Lappi, 88 km north of Sodankylä, Pohjois-Lappi, Lapland, Finland, on Monday, 8 Feb 2021 8:42 am (GMT +0) -
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 7 km depth
Date & time: 8 Feb 2021 08:42:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 8 Feb 2021 8:42 am (GMT +0)
Depth: 7.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 68.184°N / 26.14°E (Tunturi-Lappi, Lapland, Finland)
Nearby towns and cities:
78 km (48 mi) NE of Kittilä (pop: 5,710) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) SW of Ivalo (pop: 4,000) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) NNW of Sodankylä (pop: 8,940) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SSW of Inari (pop: 7,050) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) NNW of Pyhäjärvi (pop: 6,090) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) N of Rovaniemi (pop: 34,800) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (121 mi) WNW of Kovdor (Murmansk, Russia) (pop: 19,500) --> See nearby quakes!
214 km (133 mi) SW of Nikel (Pechengsky District, Murmansk, Russia) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) SW of Zapolyarnyy (Murmansk, Russia) (pop: 17,800) --> See nearby quakes!
893 km (555 mi) N of Helsinki (Uusimaa) (pop: 558,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: Univ. Helsinki
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.7||7.2 km||SODANKYLA, FINLAND||Univ. Helsinki|
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