Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - 51 Km NNE of Sodankylä, Finland on Saturday, 19 September 2020
19 Sep 19:32 UTC: First to report: NORSAR after 10 hours.
Diepte: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 67.83°N / 27.1°E (Finland)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (31 mi) NE of Sodankylä (pop: 8,900)
82 km (51 mi) NW of Pelkosenniemi (pop: 1,200)
94 km (58 mi) S of Ivalo (pop: 4,000)
95 km (59 mi) NE of Kittilä (pop: 5,700)
145 km (90 mi) NW of Kovdor (pop: 19,500)
160 km (99 mi) NE of Rovaniemi (pop: 34,800)
Primary data source: NORSAR
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Tijd||Mag. / Diepte||Locatie||Bron|
|Sat, 19 Sep 09:02 UTC||M 1.5||51 Km NNE of Sodankylä, Finland||NORSAR|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.5, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.