Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - 11.0 Km SSW of Kistufell on Saturday, 11 October 2014 at 10:07 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 0 km depth
11 Oct 12:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 2 hours and 6 minutes.
Date & time: 11 Oct 2014 10:07:24 UTC
Depth: 0.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.692°N / 17.306°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (13 km / 8 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
104 km (65 mi) S of Stafn (pop: 25) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (69 mi) WNW of Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) S of Laugar (pop: 1000) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SSE of Akureyri (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) S of Norðurþing (pop: 2,230) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) SE of Sauðarkrokur (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) ENE of Selfoss (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) NE of Vestmannaeyjar (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (142 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.0||0.1 km||11.0 km SSW 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 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.