Mag. 3.2 earthquake - 7.7 Km NE of Bárðarbunga on Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 08:33 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 7 km depth
21 Oct 14:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 6 hours.
Depth: 6.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.679°N / 17.394°W (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
156 km (97 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (Capital Region) (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.2||6.8 km||7.7 km NE of Bárðarbunga||IMO|
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