Mag. 1.3 earthquake - 13.6 Km W of Kistufell on Tuesday, 7 October 2014 at 09:37 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 1.3 earthquake at 13 km depth
7 Oct 10:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 36 minutes.
Depth: 13.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.763°N / 17.492°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (15 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
97 km (60 mi) S of Stafn (pop: 25) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) SSE of Akureyri (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) WNW of Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) S of Norðurþing (pop: 2,230) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) SE of Sauðarkrokur (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (120 mi) ENE of Selfoss (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) NE of Vestmannaeyjar (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) ENE of Mosfellsbaer (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> 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||13 km||13.6 km W of Kistufell||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.