Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 12.9 Km WNW of Gjögurtá (Iceland) on Wednesday, 8 July 2020 at 17:41 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 12.9 Km WNW of Gjögurtá (Iceland) on Wednesday, 8 July 2020 at 17:41 (GMT)

Séisme modéré magnitude 4.2 at 10 km depth

8 Jul 17:46 UTC: Premier à signaler: IMO après 5 minutes.
Jul 8 17:55: Magnitude recalculée de 4.2 à 4.3.
Profondeur recalculée de 4.8 à 6.1 km.
Jul 8 17:59: Magnitude recalculée de 4.3 à 4.2.
Profondeur recalculée de 6.1 à 10.0 km.
Date & time: 8 Jul 2020 17:41:31 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.2
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 66.215°N / 18.532°W (Iceland Sea, Islande)
Volcan le plus près: Kolbeinsey Ridge (50 km / 31 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km NNE de Olafsfjordur (pop: 790) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
18 km ENE de Siglufjordur (pop: 1,190) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
27 km N de Dalvik (pop: 1,360) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
33 km NNO de Grenvik (pop: 278) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
57 km ONO de Húsavík (pop: 2,230) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
62 km NNO de Akureyri (pop: 17,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
76 km NO de Laugar (pop: 1000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
280 km NNE de Reykjavik (pop: 118,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
282 km NNE de Kópavogur (pop: 31,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
287 km NNE de Garðabær (pop: 26,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: IMO (Icelandic Met Office)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.ProfondeurLieuSource
4.210 km12.9 km WNW of Gjögurtá (Iceland)IMO
4.110 kmIceland RegionGFZ
4.210 kmIceland RegionEMSC
4.210 km10 km NNW of Dalvík, IcelandUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Akureyri / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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