Mag. 1.0 earthquake - 9.4 Km N of Bárðarbunga on Sunday, 26 October 2014 at 19:47 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 1.0 earthquake at 13 km depth
Depth: 13.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.725°N / 17.514°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (11 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
101 km (63 mi) S of Stafn (pop: 25) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) SSE of Akureyri (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) WNW of Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) S of Norðurþing (pop: 2,230) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SE of Sauðarkrokur (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) ENE of Selfoss (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) NE of Vestmannaeyjar (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) ENE of Mosfellsbaer (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 106 joules (0.554 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 1.0||13 km||9.4 km N 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 1.0, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.