Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, 207 km east of Reykjavik, Iceland, on Monday, 20 October 2014 at 22:18 (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 5 days earlier.
Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, 207 km east of Reykjavik, Iceland, on Monday, 20 October 2014 at 22:18 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

20 Oct 22:25 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Oct 20 22:27: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 4.1.
Date & time: 20 Oct 2014 22:18:26 UTC
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.61°N / 17.73°W (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
93 km (58 mi) N of Kirkjubaejarklaustur (South) (pop: 119) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) S of Akureyri (Northeast) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) WNW of Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) ENE of Mosfellsbær (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (Capital Region) (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) ENE of Kopavogur (Capital Region) (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (130 mi) ENE of Garðabær (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) ENE of Hafnarfjordur (Capital Region) (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) ENE of Hafnarfjörður (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
214 km (133 mi) ENE of Alftanes (Capital Region) (pop: 2,390) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.110 kmIcelandGFZ
M 4.310 km ICELANDEMSC
M 4.55 km115km S of Akureyri, IcelandUSGS

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ringsted, denmark / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : i was asleep, but woke up, when i felt the light shakings.. it has happend very often the past months that i have felt the shakings from different earthquakes far away... its a bit freaky...
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