Mag. 3.7 earthquake - 8.4 Km NE of Bárðarbunga on Sunday, 12 October 2014 at 19:26 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 9 km depth
13 Oct 10:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 15 hours.
Depth: 9.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.689°N / 17.393°W (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
105 km (65 mi) S of Stafn (Northeast) (pop: 25) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) WNW of Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) SSE of Akureyri (Northeast) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) ENE of Selfoss (South) (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) NE of Vestmannaeyjar (South) (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (Capital Region) (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (141 mi) ENE of Kopavogur (Capital Region) (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (142 mi) ENE of Hafnarfjordur (Capital Region) (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (142 mi) ENE of Hafnarfjörður (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.7||9.1 km||8.4 km NE of Bárðarbunga||IMO|
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