Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 4.3 Km ESE of Keilir, Iceland, on Thursday, 29 April 2021 at 23:01 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 5 km depth
30 Apr 09:02 UTC: First to report: IMO after 10 hours.
Depth: 5.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 63.929°N / 22.088°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Krísuvík (1 km / 1 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Vogar (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SSW of Hafnarfjordur (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Garðabaer (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) ENE of Grindavik (pop: 2,860) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSW of Kopavogur (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SSW of Reikiavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ESE of Gardur (pop: 1,430) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SW of Mosfellsbaer (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WNW of Thorlakshofn (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) S of Akranes (pop: 6,610) --> 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||5.2 km||4.3 Km ESE of Keilir, 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.