Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - ICELAND on Monday, 1 September 2014

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.5 - ICELAND, lunedì, 01 settembre 2014

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.5 - ICELAND, lunedì, 01 settembre 2014

Moderate magnitude 5.5 earthquake at 4 km depth

1 Sep 11:48 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 7 minuti.
Sep 1 13:10: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.4 a 5.5.
Profondità ricalcolata da 7.0 a 4.0 km.
Data & ora: 1 Sep 2014 11:41:09 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 5.5
Profondità: 4.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 64,74°N / 17,52°W (Islanda)
Vulcano più vicino: Tungnafellsjökull (11 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
78 km NNW da Skaftafell (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður)
108 km SSE da Akureyri (Akureyrarkaupstaður) (pop: 17,700)
109 km S da Laugar (Þingeyjarsveit) (pop: 1000)
123 km WNW da Höfn (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður) (pop: 1,690)
190 km ENE da Selfoss (Sveitarfélagið Árborg) (pop: 6,510)
220 km ENE da Reykjavik (Reykjavíkurborg) (pop: 118,900)
222 km ENE da Kopavogur (Kópavogsbær) (pop: 31,700)
227 km ENE da Reykjavík (Garðabær) (pop: 2,390)
Fonte dati primaria: EMSC
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1,1 x 1013 joules (3,12 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2682 tons of TNT or 0,2 atomic bombs!) [saperne di più]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 5.54 km ICELANDEMSC
M 5.510 kmIcelandGFZ
M 5.27.1 km114km WNW of Hofn, IcelandUSGS
M 5.36.8 km5.5 km NE of BárðarbungaIMO

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Aftershocks of the 5.5 quake ICELAND 1 September 11:41 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (5643 quakes):
  • 31 Oct 2014 10:09 UTC
    | M 1.1 |
    1.1 km (0.7 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (4 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 31 Oct 2014 09:44 UTC
    | M 1.0 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 31 Oct 2014 08:26 UTC
    | M 1.2 |
    1.1 km (0.7 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 31 Oct 2014 08:06 UTC
    | M 1.4 |
    1.1 km (0.7 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 31 Oct 2014 08:03 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    2.6 km (1.6 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 31 Oct 2014 07:22 UTC
    | M 1.3 |
    1.1 km (0.7 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 31 Oct 2014 07:21 UTC
    | M 1.1 |
    1.1 km (0.7 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 31 Oct 2014 07:20 UTC
    | M 1.6 |
    1.1 km (0.7 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 31 Oct 2014 07:20 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    8.5 km (5.3 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 31 Oct 2014 06:05 UTC
    | M 1.1 |
    1.1 km (0.7 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 31 Oct 2014 06:05 UTC
    | M 3.7 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 31 Oct 2014 01:30 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 31 Oct 2014 01:28 UTC
    | M 1.1 |
    1.3 km (0.8 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (5 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 31 Oct 2014 01:25 UTC
    | M 1.4 |
    3.8 km (2.4 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (5 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 31 Oct 2014 00:38 UTC
    | M 1.0 |
    1.1 km (0.7 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (8 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 31 Oct 2014 00:32 UTC
    | M 1.3 |
    4.9 km (3 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
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