Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - Baltics-belarus-nw Russia Reg., Finland on Saturday, 19 September 2020
19 Sep 20:33 UTC: First to report: NORSAR after 9 hours.
Diepte: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 67.29°N / 30.12°E (Finland)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) SW of Kovdor (pop: 19,500)
37 km (23 mi) NW of Alakurtti (pop: 6,300)
56 km (35 mi) SW of Yëna (pop: 400)
100 km (62 mi) W of Kandalaksha (pop: 38,400)
137 km (85 mi) SW of Monchegorsk (pop: 49,900)
143 km (89 mi) W of Apatity (pop: 61,200)
Primary data source: NORSAR
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 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 11:27 UTC||M 1.8||Baltics-belarus-nw Russia Reg., 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 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.