Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - 4.0 Km WSW of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, on Monday, 1 March 2021 at 04:46 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 6 km depth
1 Mar 10:37 UTC: First to report: IMO after 6 hours.
Date & time: 1 Mar 2021 04:46:19 UTC -
Depth: 5.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 63.893°N / 22.353°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Reykjanes (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) NE of Grindavik (pop: 2,860) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) S of Vogar (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SE of Sangerdhi (pop: 1,550) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SW of Hafnarfjordur (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SW of Garðabaer (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SW of Kopavogur (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SW of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SW of Mosfellsbaer (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Thorlakshofn (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSW of Akranes (pop: 6,610) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||5.7 km||4.0 Km WSW of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland||IMO|
User reports for this quake
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