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Minor mag. 1.3 earthquake - OSLO REGION NORWAY on Tuesday, Dec 21, 2021 at 12:27 pm (GMT +1) -

Minor mag. 1.3 earthquake - OSLO REGION NORWAY on Tuesday, Dec 21, 2021 at 12:27 pm (GMT +1) Minor mag. 1.3 earthquake - OSLO REGION NORWAY on Tuesday, Dec 21, 2021 at 12:27 pm (GMT +1)

Minor magnitude 1.3 earthquake at 0 km depth

21 Dec 13:28 UTC: First to report: NORSAR after 2 hours and 1 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeDec 21, 2021 11:27:26 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, Dec 21, 2021 at 12:27 pm (GMT +1)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude1.3
Depth0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude59.63°N / 11.33°E (Norway)
Antipode59.63°S / 168.67°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceNORSAR
Nearby towns and cities5 km (3 mi) WNW of Hamnås (pop: 213) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
11 km (7 mi) ENE of Askim (pop: 12,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
44 km (27 mi) ENE of Moss (pop: 34,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) SE of Oslo (pop: 580,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
51 km (32 mi) NNE of Fredrikstad (pop: 72,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
53 km (33 mi) ENE of Horten (pop: 17,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
55 km (34 mi) ESE of Asker (pop: 60,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
56 km (35 mi) N of Halden (pop: 22,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
64 km (40 mi) E of Drammen (pop: 90,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
84 km (52 mi) NE of Sandefjord (pop: 42,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released5.6 x 106 joules (1.56 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
1.30 kmOSLO REGION NORWAYNORSAR

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 1.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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