Magnitude 6.8 - JAN MAYEN ISLAND REGION

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2012 August 30 13:43:24 UTC

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Magnitude6.8
Date-Time
Location71.461°N, 10.919°W
Depth9.9 km (6.2 miles)
RegionJAN MAYEN ISLAND REGION
Distances93 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 (585 miles) NNE of Kopavogur, Iceland
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 13.4 km (8.3 miles); depth +/- 2.7 km (1.7 miles)
ParametersNST=651, Nph=658, Dmin=416.3 km, Rmss=1.07 sec, Gp= 40°,
M-type=(unknown type), Version=B
Source
  • Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
    Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusc000cb69
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