Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 5.1 Km NE of Bárðarbunga on Saturday, 1 November 2014 at 18:46 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 5 km depth
2 Nov 10:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 15 hours.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.67°N / 17.447°W (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (6 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: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||5 km||5.1 km NE of Bárðarbunga||IMO|
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