Mag. 3.9 earthquake - 4.7 Km N of Bárðarbunga on Sunday, 2 November 2014 at 06:55 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 8 km depth
2 Nov 11:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 4 hours.
Depth: 7.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.682°N / 17.512°W (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
160 km (100 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (Capital Region) (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.9||7.7 km||4.7 km N of Bárðarbunga||IMO|
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