Mag. 1.1 earthquake - 12.5 Km SE of Kistufell on Thursday, 30 October 2014 at 10:49 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 1.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
30 Oct 11:14 UTC: First to report: IMO after 24 minutes.
Depth: 9.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.705°N / 17.013°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Kverkfjöll (15 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
100 km (62 mi) WNW of Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) S of Laugar (pop: 1000) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) SSE of Akureyri (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) WSW of Reydarfjordur (pop: 1,150) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) S of Norðurþing (pop: 2,230) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (105 mi) SE of Sauðarkrokur (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) ENE of Selfoss (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) NE of Vestmannaeyjar (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 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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|M 1.1||9.7 km||12.5 km SE of Kistufell||IMO|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.1, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.