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2022-09-29, M5.7, Reykjanes Ridge

On the 29th of September, 2022, at 15:32:32 UTC a magnitude M5.7 earthquake occurred along Reykjanes Ridge in the North Atlantic. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10km and locates approximately 1700km west of Ireland, with the red circle indicating the epicentre on the map below. Earthquakes with magnitudes up to M7 have been recorded in the northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge, of which the largest was M7.1, occurring on the 13th of Feb 2015 in the Charlie-Gibbs Fracture zone.

The event was recorded by seismic stations worldwide, including stations in the Irish National Seismic Network (INSN), see figure below.
Past Seismograms
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Live Seismograms
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DSB - Dublin
VAL - Kerry

Past Spectrograms
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Live Spectrograms
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ITIP - N. Tipperary
IMAY - Mayo