Mag. 1.3 earthquake - 16.8 Km NNW of Bárðarbunga on Sunday, 5 October 2014 at 05:32 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 1.3 earthquake at 5 km depth
5 Oct 13:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 8 hours.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.775°N / 17.691°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Tungnafellsjökull (13 km / 8 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
97 km (60 mi) S of Stafn (pop: 25) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) S of Akureyri (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) S of Laugar (pop: 1000) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) WNW of Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) SE of Sauðarkrokur (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) S of Norðurþing (pop: 2,230) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) ENE of Selfoss (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) ENE of Mosfellsbaer (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
214 km (133 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) ENE of Kopavogur (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 106 joules (1.56 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.3||5 km||16.8 km NNW 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 1.3, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.