Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - Norwegian Sea, Norway on Friday, 18 September 2020
19 Sep 00:09 UTC: First to report: NORSAR after 4 hours.
Diepte: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 62.27°N / 2.47°E (Norway)
Nearby towns and cities:
137 km (85 mi) NW of Kalvåg (pop: 400)
139 km (86 mi) NW of Vågsvåg (pop: 200)
141 km (88 mi) NW of Holvika (pop: 300)
153 km (95 mi) NW of Florø (pop: 8,200)
191 km (119 mi) W of Ålesund (pop: 44,100)
200 km (124 mi) NW of Førde (pop: 8,500)
Primary data source: NORSAR
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Tijd||Mag. / Diepte||Locatie||Bron|
|Fri, 18 Sep 19:57 UTC||M 1.7||Norwegian Sea, Norway||NORSAR|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.7, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.