Mag. 1.1 earthquake - 4.8 Km SE of Bárðarbunga on Thursday, 16 October 2014 at 11:08 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 1.1 earthquake at 1 km depth
16 Oct 12:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 1 hour and 5 minutes.
Depth: 1.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.609°N / 17.459°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (4 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
220 km (137 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 106 joules (0.783 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 1.1||1.1 km||4.8 km SE 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 1.1, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.