Mag. 3.8 earthquake - Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, 222 km east of Reykjavik, Reykjavíkurborg, Capital Region, Iceland, on Sunday, 2 November 2014 at 00:27 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 1 km depth
2 Nov 00:34 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.68°N / 17.45°W (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
158 km (98 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (Capital Region) (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.8||1 km||ICELAND||EMSC|
|M 4.1||10 km||Iceland||GFZ|
|M 4.5||6.7 km||117km S of Akureyri, Iceland||USGS|
|M 4.5||3.5 km||5.1 km NE of Bárðarbunga||IMO|
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