Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - 5 Km WNW of Kiruna, Sweden on Tuesday, 22 September 2020
23 Sep 02:14 UTC: First to report: NORSAR after 2 hours and 55 minutes.
Diepte: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 67.87°N / 20.12°E (Sweden)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NW of Kiruna (pop: 17,000)
9 km (6 mi) NW of Tuolluvaara (pop: 1000)
21 km (13 mi) W of Jukkasjärvi (pop: 600)
46 km (29 mi) E of Nikkaluokta (pop: 0)
128 km (80 mi) SE of Narvik (pop: 14,100)
180 km (112 mi) SE of Harstad (pop: 19,400)
Primary data source: NORSAR
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 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 23:19 UTC||M 2.2||5 Km WNW of Kiruna, 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 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.