Weak mag. 1.9 earthquake - Gulf of Bothnia, 30 km northeast of Luleå, Norrbotten, Sweden, on Friday, 16 April 2021 at 11:14 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 0 km depth
16 Apr 14:00 UTC: First to report: NORSAR after 2 hours and 45 minutes.
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 65.69°N / 22.75°E (Gulf of Bothnia, Sweden)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) E of Brandon (pop: 324) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SW of Kalix (pop: 7,500) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) ENE of Luleå (pop: 43,600) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) ESE of Boden (Prästholmen-Killingholmen) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WSW of Tornio (Finland) (pop: 21,200) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) NE of Piteå (Strömsnäs-Pitholm) (pop: 23,100) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) W of Kemi (Finland) (pop: 22,600) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) SSW of Övertorneå (pop: 1,910) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) NE of Skellefteå (Norrböle) (pop: 35,500) --> See nearby quakes!
747 km (464 mi) NNE of Stockholm (pop: 1,515,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NORSAR
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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