Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - 9.2 Km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Thursday, 13 November 2014 at 11:31 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 11 km depth
13 Nov 12:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 43 minutes.
Date & time: 13 Nov 2014 11:31:05 UTC
Depth: 10.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.619°N / 17.341°W (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
98 km (61 mi) NNE of Kirkjubaejarklaustur (South) (pop: 119) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) WNW of Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 mi) SSE of Akureyri (Northeast) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (120 mi) NE of Vestmannaeyjar (South) (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (140 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (Capital Region) (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) ENE of Kopavogur (Capital Region) (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
228 km (142 mi) ENE of Garðabaer (Capital Region) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) ENE of Hafnarfjordur (Capital Region) (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) ENE of Hafnarfjörður (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||10.8 km||9.2 km ESE of Bárðarbunga||IMO|
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