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Minor mag. 1.2 earthquake - Iceland: 5.7 Km ENE of Goðabunga on Friday, Sep 30, 2022 at 7:46 am (GMT +0) -

Minor mag. 1.2 earthquake - Iceland: 5.7 Km ENE of Goðabunga on Friday, Sep 30, 2022 at 7:46 am (GMT +0) Minor mag. 1.2 earthquake - Iceland: 5.7 Km ENE of Goðabunga on Friday, Sep 30, 2022 at 7:46 am (GMT +0)

Minor magnitude 1.2 earthquake at 0 km depth

30 Sep 13:42 UTC: First to report: IMO after 6 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeSep 30, 2022 07:46:54 UTC -
Local time at epicenterFriday, Sep 30, 2022 at 7:46 am (GMT +0)
Depth0.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude63.651°N / 19.136°W (Iceland)
Antipode63.651°S / 160.864°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceIMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Nearest volcanoKatla (5 km / 3 mi)
Nearby towns and cities27 km (16 mi) NNW of Vik (pop: 276) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
55 km (34 mi) E of Hvolsvollur (pop: 902) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
61 km (38 mi) ENE of Vestmannaeyjar (pop: 4,220) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
66 km (41 mi) ESE of Hella (pop: 784) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
79 km (49 mi) SE of Fludir (pop: 420) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
97 km (60 mi) ESE of Selfoss (pop: 6,510) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
97 km (60 mi) E of Stokkseyri (pop: 465) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
145 km (90 mi) ESE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released4 x 106 joules (1.11 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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1.20.1 kmIceland: 5.7 Km ENE of GoðabungaIMO

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 1.2, 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.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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