Archive | April 15, 2021

MAGNITUDE 4.4 ICELAND REGION


Subject to change

Depth: 10 km

Distances: 470 km N of Reykjavík, Iceland / pop: 118,000 / local time: 09:29:54.2 2021-04-15

221 km N of Siglufjörður, Iceland / pop: 1,100 / local time: 09:29:54.2 2021-04-15
https://static2.emsc.eu/Images/EVID/97/970/970173/970173.regional.jpg

MAGNITUDE 5.5 NIAS REGION, INDONESIA

Subject to change
Depth: 10 km

Distances: 320 km SW of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia / pop: 100,000 / local time: 17:55:15.4 2021-04-14

252 km SSE of Sinabang, Indonesia / pop: 15,000 / local time: 17:55:15.4 2021-04-14
https://static1.emsc.eu/Images/EVID/96/969/969804/969804.regional.jpg

MAGNITUDE 5.7 GALAPAGOS TRIPLE JUNCTION REGION

Subject to change
Depth: 10 km

Distances: 1675 km S of Acapulco de Juárez, Mexico / pop: 673,000 / local time: 23:33:29.4 2021-04-13

1154 km W of Puerto Villamil, Ecuador / pop: 2,200 / local time: 22:33:29.4 2021-04-13
Global view

GEOMAGNETIC STORM IN PROGRESS – Kp Index is at level 5 – Scale of G1 – Minor

***ALERT***

GEOMAGNETIC STORM IN PROGRESS

Kp Index is at level 5
Scale of G1

Minor

Power systems: weak power grid fluctuations can occur.
Spacecraft operations: minor impact on satellite operations possible.
Other systems: migratory animals are affected at this and higher levels