Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - Finland-russia Border Region on Tuesday, 22 September 2020
22 Sep 11:53 UTC: First to report: NORSAR after 1 hour and 45 minutes.
Diepte: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.8°N / 30.4°E (Finland)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SW of Voknavolok (pop: 500)
27 km (17 mi) NW of Kostomuksha (pop: 30,100)
42 km (26 mi) S of Voynitsa (pop: 100)
58 km (36 mi) SW of Kalevala (pop: 5,400)
141 km (88 mi) SE of Kuusamo (pop: 17,400)
143 km (89 mi) NE of Kajaani (pop: 35,400)
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
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|Tijd||Mag. / Diepte||Locatie||Bron|
|Tue, 22 Sep 10:07 UTC||M 2.3||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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.