Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Finland-russia Border Region on Saturday, 19 September 2020
19 Sep 20:33 UTC: First to report: NORSAR after 9 hours.
Diepte: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 67.09°N / 29.88°E (Finland)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (15 mi) NW of Alakurtti (pop: 6,300)
59 km (37 mi) SW of Kovdor (pop: 19,500)
60 km (37 mi) NE of Salla (pop: 4,400)
110 km (68 mi) W of Kandalaksha (pop: 38,400)
159 km (99 mi) SW of Monchegorsk (pop: 49,900)
160 km (99 mi) SW of Apatity (pop: 61,200)
Primary data source: NORSAR
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 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 11:28 UTC||M 2.1||Finland-russia Border Region||NORSAR|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.