Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - 76 km northeast of Bergen, Vestland, Norway, on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 3:31 pm (GMT +2) -
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 0 km depth
18 May 15:05 UTC: First to report: NORSAR after 1 hour and 34 minutes.
|Date & time||May 18, 2022 13:31:07 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 3:31 pm (GMT +2)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||60.98°N / 6.05°E (Modalen, Vestland, Norway)|
|Antipode||60.98°S / 173.95°W|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||NORSAR|
|Nearby towns and cities||27 km (17 mi) S of Høyanger (pop: 2,270) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
44 km (27 mi) NNW of Voss (pop: 5,570) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (30 mi) WSW of Hermansverk (Sogndal) (pop: 2,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
54 km (33 mi) SSE of Førde (Sunnfjord) (pop: 8,510) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
63 km (39 mi) WSW of Sogndal (pop: 6,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
76 km (47 mi) NNE of Bergen (pop: 213,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
80 km (50 mi) NE of Askøy (pop: 17,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
284 km (176 mi) WNW of Oslo (pop: 580,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.0||0 km||SOGN-MOERE REGION NORWAY||NORSAR|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, 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.