Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 4.6 Km NNE of Bárðarbunga on Sunday, 19 October 2014 at 17:08 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.6 quake Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, 209 km east of Reykjavik, Iceland, 15 October 2014 11:16 GMT, which had occurred 4 days earlier.
Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - 4.6 Km NNE of Bárðarbunga on Sunday, 19 October 2014 at 17:08 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 6 km depth

20 Oct 09:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 16 hours.
Date & time: 19 Oct 2014 17:08:04 UTC
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 5.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.676°N / 17.48°W (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
102 km (64 mi) NNE of Kirkjubaejarklaustur (South) (pop: 119) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SSE of Akureyri (Northeast) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (74 mi) WNW of Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) NE of Vestmannaeyjar (South) (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (Capital Region) (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) ENE of Kopavogur (Capital Region) (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (139 mi) ENE of Garðabaer (Capital Region) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) ENE of Hafnarfjordur (Capital Region) (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) ENE of Hafnarfjörður (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.15.9 km4.6 km NNE of BárðarbungaIMO

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Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 4.6 Km NNE of Bárðarbunga on Sunday, 19 October 2014 at 17:08 (GMT)
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