Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 11.3 Km E of Krýsuvík, Iceland, on Wednesday, 3 Mar 2021 2:58 pm (GMT +0) -
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 8 km depth
3 Mar 16:54 UTC: First to report: IMO after 1 hour and 56 minutes.
Date & time: 3 Mar 2021 14:58:33 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 3 Mar 2021 2:58 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 7.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 63.868°N / 21.838°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Brennisteinsfjöll (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) W of Thorlakshofn (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSE of Hafnarfjordur (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) S of Garðabaer (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) S of Kopavogur (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) ESE of Vogar (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) E of Grindavik (pop: 2,860) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) S of Mosfellsbaer (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Hveragerdi (pop: 2,290) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SSE of Akranes (pop: 6,610) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.1||7.7 km||11.3 Km E of Krýsuvík, Iceland||IMO|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
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