Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 5.6 Km NNE of Grindavík, Iceland, on Wednesday, 21 April 2021 at 01:24 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 6 km depth
Depth: 5.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 63.883°N / 22.387°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Fagradalsfjall (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (3 mi) NNE of Grindavik (pop: 2,860) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) SE of Reykjanesbaer (pop: 2,010) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SW of Hafnarfjordur (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SW of Garðabaer (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SW of Kopavogur (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SW of Reikiavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SW of Mosfellsbaer (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) W of Thorlakshofn (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SSW of Akranes (pop: 6,610) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) WSW of Hveragerdi (pop: 2,290) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||5.8 km||5.6 Km NNE of Grindavík, Iceland||IMO|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.