Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - Northern Norway, Sweden on Friday, 18 September 2020
19 Sep 16:28 UTC: First to report: NORSAR after 17 hours.
Diepte: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 68.15°N / 18.25°E (Sweden)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) S of Riksgränsen (pop: 0)
33 km (20 mi) SW of Abisko (pop: 100)
34 km (21 mi) SW of Björkliden Fjällby (pop: 0)
100 km (62 mi) SE of Harstad (pop: 19,400)
169 km (105 mi) S of Tromsø (pop: 52,400)
189 km (117 mi) NE of Bodø (pop: 34,100)
Primary data source: NORSAR
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|Tijd||Mag. / Diepte||Locatie||Bron|
|Fri, 18 Sep 23:24 UTC||M 2.3||Northern Norway, Sweden||NORSAR|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.