Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 2.3 Km N of Bárðarbunga on Thursday, 13 November 2014 at 12:33 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 9 km depth
13 Nov 15:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 2 hours and 40 minutes.
Depth: 8.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.661°N / 17.526°W (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (3 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
100 km (62 mi) NNE of Kirkjubaejarklaustur (South) (pop: 119) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) SSE of Akureyri (Northeast) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) S of Laugar (Northeast) (pop: 1000) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) WNW of Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) ENE of Mosfellsbær (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (135 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (Capital Region) (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (136 mi) ENE of Kopavogur (Capital Region) (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) ENE of Hafnarfjordur (Capital Region) (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) ENE of Hafnarfjörður (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) ENE of Alftanes (Capital Region) (pop: 2,390) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||8.7 km||2.3 km N of Bárðarbunga||IMO|
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