Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, 206 km east of Reykjavik, Iceland, on Friday, 12 September 2014 at 23:58 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
13 Sep 00:05 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.6°N / 17.74°W (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (15 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
91 km (57 mi) N of Kirkjubaejarklaustur (South) (pop: 119) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) S of Akureyri (Northeast) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) WNW of Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) ENE of Mosfellsbær (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (Capital Region) (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) ENE of Kopavogur (Capital Region) (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) ENE of Garðabær (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) ENE of Hafnarfjordur (Capital Region) (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) ENE of Hafnarfjörður (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (133 mi) ENE of Alftanes (Capital Region) (pop: 2,390) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||10 km||Iceland||GFZ|
|M 4.5||10 km||ICELAND||EMSC|
|M 4.7||7.1 km||4.1 km NNE of Bárðarbunga||IMO|
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