Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.3 - Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, 228 km ENE of Reykjavik, Iceland, Friday, 14 Nov. 2014

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.3 - Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, East, 228 km ENE of Reykjavik, Iceland, Friday, 14 Nov. 2014

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.3 at 10 km depth

14 Nov 11:32 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 6 minutos.
Nov 14 11:33: Magnitud recalculada de 5.2 a 5.3.
Fecha & hora: 14 Nov 2014 11:25:51 UTC
Magnitud: 5.3
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 64.62°N / 17.28°W (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, Oriental, Islandia)
Volcán mas cercano: Bardarbunga (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
100 km al NNE de Kirkjubaejarklaustur (South) (pop: 119) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
107 km al ONO de Hofn (pop: 1,690) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
123 km al S de Laugar (Northeast) (pop: 1000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
124 km al SSE de Akureyri (Northeast) (pop: 17,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
154 km al OSO de Egilsstaðir (pop: 2,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
196 km al NE de Vestmannaeyjar (South) (pop: 4,220) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
228 km al ENE de Reikiavik (Capital Region) (pop: 118,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
230 km al ENE de Kópavogur (Capital Region) (pop: 31,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
231 km al ENE de Garðabær (Capital Region) (pop: 11,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
233 km al ENE de Garðabær (Capital Region) (pop: 26,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
5.310 kmIcelandGFZ
5.41 kmICELANDEMSC
5.210 km102km WNW of Hofn, IcelandUSGS
5.42.6 km5.5 km SE of BárðarbungaIMO

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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1615 quakes):
  • 13 Jan 2015 11:04 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    9.1 km (5.7 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 13 Jan 2015 10:42 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    8.1 km (5 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 13 Jan 2015 10:33 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    7.3 km (4.5 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 13 Jan 2015 05:34 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    7.9 km (4.9 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 13 Jan 2015 04:37 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    7.2 km (4.5 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 13 Jan 2015 02:07 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    4.9 km (3 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 12 Jan 2015 22:25 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    9.6 km (6 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 12 Jan 2015 20:18 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    7.9 km (4.9 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 12 Jan 2015 18:34 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    3.9 km (2.4 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 12 Jan 2015 18:34 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    2.1 km (1.3 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (5 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 12 Jan 2015 18:30 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    1.1 km (0.7 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 12 Jan 2015 18:30 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    12.6 km (7.8 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 12 Jan 2015 17:51 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    8.2 km (5.1 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 12 Jan 2015 16:30 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    1.1 km (0.7 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 12 Jan 2015 11:38 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    0.5 km (0.3 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 12 Jan 2015 10:47 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (4 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • Show all

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