Mag. 3.5 earthquake - 3.0 Km W of Bárðarbunga on Friday, 19 September 2014 at 08:03 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 7 km depth
19 Sep 09:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 1 hour and 9 minutes.
Depth: 7.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.64°N / 17.591°W (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (3 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
166 km (103 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
214 km (133 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (Capital Region) (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||7.1 km||3.0 km W of Bárðarbunga||IMO|
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