Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - Iceland on Sunday, 7 September 2014

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.5 - Iceland, domenica, 07 settembre 2014

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.5 - Iceland, domenica, 07 settembre 2014

Moderate magnitude 5.5 earthquake at 10 km depth

7 Sep 07:14 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 6 minuti.
Sep 7 08:10: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.6 a 5.5.
Data & ora: 7 Sep 2014 07:08:01 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 5.5
Profondità: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 64,55°N / 17,4°W (Islanda)
Vulcano più vicino: Bardarbunga (12 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km NNW da Skaftafell (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður)
90 km NNE da Kirkjubæjarklaustur (Skaftárhreppur) (pop: 119)
110 km WNW da Höfn (Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður) (pop: 1,690)
130 km SSE da Akureyri (Akureyrarkaupstaður) (pop: 17,700)
187 km ENE da Selfoss (Sveitarfélagið Árborg) (pop: 6,510)
221 km ENE da Reykjavik (Reykjavíkurborg) (pop: 118,900)
223 km ENE da Kopavogur (Kópavogsbær) (pop: 31,700)
228 km ENE da Reykjavík (Garðabær) (pop: 2,390)
Fonte dati primaria: GFZ
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 5.510 kmIcelandGFZ
M 5.510 km ICELANDEMSC
M 5.25 km117km WNW of Hofn, IcelandUSGS
M 5.43.9 km3.9 km SE of BárðarbungaIMO

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Aftershocks of the 5.5 quake Iceland 7 September 07:08 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (796 quakes):
  • 06 Nov 2014 05:20 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 06 Nov 2014 03:44 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    8.5 km (5.3 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 06 Nov 2014 00:18 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    4.5 km (2.8 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 05 Nov 2014 19:29 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    0.9 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 05 Nov 2014 18:19 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 05 Nov 2014 18:13 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    9.1 km (5.7 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 05 Nov 2014 16:29 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    7.6 km (4.7 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 05 Nov 2014 14:01 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    4 km (2.5 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 05 Nov 2014 08:33 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 05 Nov 2014 03:23 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    5.6 km (3.5 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 05 Nov 2014 00:29 UTC
    | M 3.7 |
    6.9 km (4.3 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 04 Nov 2014 23:22 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    1.1 km (0.7 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 04 Nov 2014 23:21 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 04 Nov 2014 22:42 UTC
    | M 3.7 |
    6 km (3.7 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 04 Nov 2014 21:00 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    1.1 km (0.7 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • 04 Nov 2014 20:50 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    8.9 km (5.5 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | IMO | Details
  • Show all

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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Iceland on Sunday, 7 September 2014 at 07:08 (GMT)
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