Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 5.1 Km NNE of Grindavík, Iceland, on Sunday, 25 April 2021 at 21:26 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 6 km depth
25 Apr 22:53 UTC: First to report: IMO after 1 hour and 27 minutes.
Depth: 6.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 63.878°N / 22.391°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Fagradalsfjall (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NNE of Grindavik (pop: 2,860) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSE of Reykjanesbaer (pop: 2,010) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SW of Hafnarfjordur (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SW of Garðabaer (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SW of Kopavogur (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SW of Reikiavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
47 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!
52 km (32 mi) SSW of Akranes (pop: 6,610) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) WSW of Hveragerdi (pop: 2,290) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.3||6.1 km||5.1 Km NNE of Grindavík, Iceland||IMO|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.