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21 May 2022

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 5.9 NORTH OF SVALBARD 21/05/2022 07:01 (UTC)

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Magnitude 5.9 21/05/2022 07:01 NORTH OF SVALBARD

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A magnitude 5.9 earthquake has occurred NORTH OF SVALBARD at:
84.38N 0.80E Depth 2km 21/05/2022 at 07:01:22 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
1838 km NW of Murmansk, Russia / pop: 319,000 / local time: Europe/Moscow
723 km NW of Longyearbyen, Svalbard and Jan Mayen / pop: 2,300 / local time: Arctic/Longyearbyen

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Manual location disseminated on 21/05/2022 07:17 (UTC)
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