Mag. 1.1 earthquake - 2.2 Km N of Bárðarbunga on Thursday, 30 October 2014 at 04:02 (GMT)

Mag. 1.1 earthquake  - 2.2 Km N of Bárðarbunga on Thursday, 30 October 2014 at 04:02 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 1.1 earthquake at 2 km depth

30 Oct 04:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 11 minutes.
Date & time: 30 Oct 2014 04:02:51 UTC
Magnitude: 1.1
Depth: 1.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.66°N / 17.531°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (3 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
100 km (62 mi) NNE of Kirkjubaejarklaustur (pop: 119) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) SSE of Akureyri (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (74 mi) S of Laugar (pop: 1000) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) WNW of Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) S of Norðurþing (pop: 2,230) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) SE of Sauðarkrokur (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (115 mi) ENE of Selfoss (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) ENE of Mosfellsbaer (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (135 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
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 1.11.9 km2.2 km N of BárðarbungaIMO

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Mag. 1.1 earthquake - 2.2 Km N of Bárðarbunga on Thursday, 30 October 2014 at 04:02 (GMT)
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