Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - 10.1 Km N of Bárðarbunga on Sunday, 9 November 2014 at 01:13 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 6 km depth
9 Nov 12:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 11 hours.
Date & time: 9 Nov 2014 01:13:55 UTC
Depth: 6.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.731°N / 17.516°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (11 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
100 km (62 mi) S of Stafn (pop: 25) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) SSE of Akureyri (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) WNW of Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) S of Norðurþing (pop: 2,230) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) SE of Sauðarkrokur (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) ENE of Selfoss (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) NE of Vestmannaeyjar (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) ENE of Mosfellsbaer (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.0||6.4 km||10.1 km N of Bárðarbunga||IMO|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.