Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 70 km southeast of Kiruna, Norrbotten, Sweden, on Wednesday, 7 April 2021 at 09:04 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 0 km depth
7 Apr 12:39 UTC: First to report: NORSAR after 4 hours.
Date & time: 7 Apr 2021 09:04:13 UTC -
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 67.54°N / 21.66°E (Kiruna Kommun, Norrbotten, Sweden)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) S of Vittangi (pop: 791) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) ESE of Svappavaara (pop: 400) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) NE of Gällivare (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) ESE of Kiruna (pop: 17,000) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WNW of Pajala (pop: 2,030) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) WNW of Kolari (Lapland, Finland) (pop: 3,910) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) N of Boden (Prästholmen-Killingholmen) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) NW of Rovaniemi (Lapland, Finland) (pop: 34,800) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) N of Luleå (pop: 43,600) --> See nearby quakes!
930 km (578 mi) N of Stockholm (pop: 1,515,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NORSAR
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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