Mag. 3.0 earthquake - 7.0 Km NE of Bárðarbunga on Tuesday, 4 November 2014 at 05:28 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
4 Nov 11:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 6 hours.
Depth: 9.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.684°N / 17.423°W (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
157 km (97 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (139 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (Capital Region) (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||9.7 km||7.0 km NE of Bárðarbunga||IMO|
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