Terremoto moderado mag. 3.8 - 2.6 Km SE of Eiturhóll, Iceland, Thursday, 29 Apr. 2021 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 3.8 - 2.6 Km SE of Eiturhóll, Iceland, Thursday, 29 Apr. 2021

Terremoto moderado magnitud 3.8 at 6 km depth

29 Apr 11:41 UTC: Primero en informar: EMSC después de 4 minutos.
29 Apr 11:42: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: IMO
29 Apr 11:49: Magnitud recalculada de 3.3 a 3.5. Profundidad recalculada de 1.5 a 2.2 km (de 0.9 a 1.4 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 1.3 km (0.8 mi) al N.
29 Apr 11:58: Magnitud recalculada de 3.5 a 3.8. Profundidad recalculada de 2.2 a 6.2 km (de 1.4 a 3.9 mi).
Fecha & hora: 29 Apr 2021 11:37:37 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 29 Apr 11:37 am (GMT +0)
Magnitud: 3.8
Profundidad: 6.2 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 64.12494°N / 21.70385°W (Islandia)
Volcán mas cercano: Hengill (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km al S de Mosfellsbær (pop: 8,650) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
9 km al E de Reikiavik (pop: 118,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
10 km al E de Kópavogur (pop: 31,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
11 km al ENE de Garðabær (pop: 11,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
13 km al ENE de Garðabær (pop: 26,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
28 km al SE de Akranes (pop: 6,610) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
29 km al ONO de Hveragerdi (pop: 2,290) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
34 km al NNO de Thorlakshofn (pop: 1,490) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
44 km al ENE de Reykjanesbaer (pop: 2,010) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
48 km al NE de Grindavik (pop: 2,860) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Energía liberada estimada: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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RevistaProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
3.86.2 km2.6 Km SE of Eiturhóll, IcelandIMO
3.52 kmICELANDEMSC

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Akranes (28.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Reykjavik (12.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
Akranes (28.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
8.2 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / very short : Short sharp bang. Thought there'd been an explosion in nearby quarry.  
46 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Hveragerdi (28 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Mildly  
Kópavogur (10.6 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
Reykjavik (17.4 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Reykjavík (2.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short
Borgarnes / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Hafnarfjordur / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Hveragerði (28.2 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
Kópavogur / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating
7 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / very short (reported through our app)
Mosfellsbaer, (5.4 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s : Heard the rumble, felt the bump, heard more rumbling.  
Reykjavík / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Kelduland 11, Reykjavik (7.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Reykjavik / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 1-2 s
Reykjavík / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s
Reykjavík / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s
19.2 km N of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
10 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
10.3 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short (reported through our app)
28 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
10.5 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating
Vellir (14.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s (reported through our app)
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