JUST BREAKING:ICELAND 6.6 MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE

Earthquake 6.6 Iceland

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Magnitude 6.6 - JAN MAYEN ISLAND REGION

2012 August 30 13:43:24 UTC

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This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

Magnitude 6.6
Date-Time

Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 13:43:24 UTC
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 12:43:24 PM at epicenter
Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones

Location 71.462°N, 10.723°W
Depth 8.6 km (5.3 miles)
Region JAN MAYEN ISLAND REGION
Distances 93 km (57 miles) NW of Olonkinbyen, Svalbard and Jan Mayen
709 km (440 miles) NNE of Akureyri, Iceland
939 km (583 miles) NNE of Reykjavik, Iceland
942 km
Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)

Event ID usc000cb69 (585 miles) NNE of Kopavogur, Iceland
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 13.9 km (8.6 miles); depth +/- 2.8 km (1.7 miles)
Parameters NST=589, Nph=591, Dmin=424.1 km, Rmss=1.08 sec, Gp= 40°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=7
Source

Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)

Aug 30, 2012

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