Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - 10.8 Km N of Bárðarbunga on Saturday, 15 November 2014 at 03:57 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 7 km depth
15 Nov 14:13 UTC: First to report: IMO after 10 hours.
Date & time: 15 Nov 2014 03:57:13 UTC
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.736°N / 17.493°W (Iceland)
Nearest volcano: Bardarbunga (12 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!
145 km (90 mi) S of Norðurþing (pop: 2,230) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) SE of Sauðarkrokur (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) WSW of Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) ENE of Selfoss (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (123 mi) NE of Vestmannaeyjar (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) ENE of Mosfellsbaer (pop: 8,650) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) ENE of Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.2||7 km||10.8 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 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.