Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - 9.1 Km N of Bárðarbunga on Monday, 29 September 2014 at 10:37 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 1 km depth
29 Sep 11:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 36 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Sep 2014 10:37:15 UTC
Depth: 1.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.722°N / 17.514°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (10 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
101 km (63 mi) S of Stafn (pop: 25) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (69 mi) SSE of Akureyri (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) WNW of Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) S of Norðurþing (pop: 2,230) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SE of Sauðarkrokur (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (118 mi) ENE of Selfoss (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (121 mi) NE of Vestmannaeyjar (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) ENE of Mosfellsbaer (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.2||1.1 km||9.1 km N of Bárðarbunga||IMO|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.