Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 4.5 Km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Monday, 3 November 2014 at 00:46 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 8 km depth
3 Nov 09:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 8 hours.
Depth: 7.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.623°N / 17.442°W (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (4 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
160 km (100 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (Capital Region) (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.3||7.6 km||4.5 km ESE of Bárðarbunga||IMO|
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