Minor mag. 0.7 earthquake - NORTHERN SWEDEN on Saturday, 17 April 2021 at 23:15 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 0.7 earthquake at 5 km depth
Date & time: 17 Apr 2021 23:15:23 UTC -
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 67.857°N / 20.008°E (Sweden)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) W of Kiruna (pop: 17,000) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) W of Jukkasjärvi (pop: 607) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WNW of Svappavaara (pop: 400) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NNW of Gällivare (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) ESE of Narvik (Norway) (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) WNW of Pajala (pop: 2,030) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) SE of Harstad (Norway) (pop: 19,400) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) SSE of Tromsø (Norway) (pop: 52,400) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) NW of Övertorneå (pop: 1,910) --> See nearby quakes!
953 km (592 mi) N of Stockholm (pop: 1,515,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: Univ. Helsinki
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 105 joules (0.197 kilowatt hours) More info
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|0.7||5 km||NORTHERN SWEDEN||Univ. Helsinki|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 0.7, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.