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The ongoing earthquake swarm at the Askja caldera in Iceland
Monday, Nov 11, 2019
An swarm of earthquakes is occurring near the Askja caldera, in an area approx. 10 km ENE from the rim and at depths around 5 km. ... [more]
Recent earthquakes under Herdubreid volcano
Monday, Oct 12, 2015
A shallow earthquake swarm has been occurring 25 km NE of the Aksja caldera since Thursday. ... [more]
 

Askja volcano

Stratovolcano 1516 m (4,974 ft), Central Iceland, 65.03°N / -16.75°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (43 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Thu, 2 Jul 09:38 UTC (GMT)
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Thu, 2 Jul 2020
Thu, 2 Jul 08:53 UTCM 1.1 / 7.3 km - [info]Askja (24 km) - Central Iceland 4.0 km SSE of Herðubreið (Iceland)
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Thu, 2 Jul 02:17 UTCM 1.0 / 1.1 km - [info]Askja (16 km) - Central Iceland 16.2 km SW of Lokatindur (Iceland)
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Wed, 1 Jul 2020 (14 earthquakes)
Wed, 1 Jul 15:00 UTCM 1.2 / 4.9 km - [info]Askja (27 km) - Central Iceland 3.8 km SSW of Herðubreiðarlindir (Iceland)
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Wed, 1 Jul 11:18 UTCM 2.0 / 2.1 km - [info]Askja (15 km) - Central Iceland 3.0 km WSW of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Wed, 1 Jul 10:21 UTCM 0.9 / 1.1 km - [info]Askja (19 km) - Central Iceland 15.8 km NNE of Trölladyngja (Iceland)
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Wed, 1 Jul 08:32 UTCM 0.7 / 7.6 km - [info]Askja (23 km) - Central Iceland 4.4 km SSE of Herðubreið (Iceland)
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Wed, 1 Jul 08:30 UTCM 1.3 / 4.8 km - [info]Askja (24 km) - Central Iceland 4.1 km SSE of Herðubreið (Iceland)
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Wed, 1 Jul 06:47 UTCM 1.4 / 8.3 km - [info]Askja (23 km) - Central Iceland 4.5 km S of Herðubreið (Iceland)
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Wed, 1 Jul 05:46 UTCM 0.5 / 5.4 km - [info]Askja (26 km) - Central Iceland 4.7 km SE of Herðubreið (Iceland)
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Wed, 1 Jul 04:42 UTCM 0.8 / 5 km - [info]Askja (26 km) - Central Iceland 5.4 km SE of Herðubreið (Iceland)
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Wed, 1 Jul 04:27 UTCM 1.3 / 7.5 km - [info]Askja (26 km) - Central Iceland 4.1 km SSW of Herðubreiðarlindir (Iceland)
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Wed, 1 Jul 04:21 UTCM 1.6 / 10 km - [info]Askja (26 km) - Central Iceland 4.1 km SE of Herðubreið (Iceland)
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Wed, 1 Jul 04:21 UTCM 1.2 / 9.5 km - [info]Askja (26 km) - Central Iceland 4.5 km SE of Herðubreið (Iceland)
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Wed, 1 Jul 03:26 UTCM 1.0 / 1.6 km - [info]Askja (15 km) - Central Iceland 3.2 km W of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Wed, 1 Jul 02:55 UTCM 1.3 / 2.8 km - [info]Askja (15 km) - Central Iceland 3.1 km WSW of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Wed, 1 Jul 02:54 UTCM 0.7 / 1.6 km - [info]Askja (17 km) - Central Iceland 2.3 km WNW of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Tue, 30 Jun 2020 (15 earthquakes)
Tue, 30 Jun 22:52 UTCM 1.5 / 1.6 km - [info]Askja (15 km) - Central Iceland 3.0 km W of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Tue, 30 Jun 22:29 UTCM 0.8 / 12.9 km - [info]Askja (18 km) - Central Iceland 11.4 km W of Herðubreið (Iceland)
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Tue, 30 Jun 22:25 UTCM 0.6 / 2.1 km - [info]Askja (16 km) - Central Iceland 2.4 km WNW of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Tue, 30 Jun 19:30 UTCM 0.8 / 3.7 km - [info]Askja (4 km) - Central Iceland 3.6 km WSW of Dreki (Iceland)
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Tue, 30 Jun 16:55 UTCM 0.4 / 1.2 km - [info]Askja (16 km) - Central Iceland 3.1 km W of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Tue, 30 Jun 12:51 UTCM 0.8 / 3.5 km - [info]Askja (16 km) - Central Iceland 3.1 km W of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Tue, 30 Jun 08:49 UTCM 0.6 / 1.1 km - [info]Askja (17 km) - Central Iceland 2.7 km WNW of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Tue, 30 Jun 06:11 UTCM 0.4 / 0.6 km - [info]Askja (9 km) - Central Iceland 5.9 km SSW of Lokatindur (Iceland)
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Tue, 30 Jun 05:47 UTCM 0.7 / 6.5 km - [info]Askja (18 km) - Central Iceland 0.5 km WNW of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Tue, 30 Jun 05:47 UTCM 0.4 / 6.5 km - [info]Askja (17 km) - Central Iceland 1.6 km SW of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Tue, 30 Jun 05:47 UTCM 0.9 / 3.5 km - [info]Askja (16 km) - Central Iceland 2.7 km W of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Tue, 30 Jun 05:44 UTCM 0.5 / 5.2 km - [info]Askja (19 km) - Central Iceland 1.2 km N of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Tue, 30 Jun 02:30 UTCM 0.2 / 7.8 km - [info]Askja (11 km) - Central Iceland 2.9 km SE of Lokatindur (Iceland)
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Tue, 30 Jun 02:26 UTCM 0.8 / 3.8 km - [info]Askja (5 km) - Central Iceland 8.1 km SSE of Lokatindur (Iceland)
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Tue, 30 Jun 00:13 UTCM 0.2 / 7.3 km - [info]Askja (9 km) - Central Iceland 4.4 km SE of Lokatindur (Iceland)
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Mon, 29 Jun 2020
Mon, 29 Jun 22:35 UTCM 0.8 / 1.1 km - [info]Askja (15 km) - Central Iceland 15.0 km SW of Lokatindur (Iceland)
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Mon, 29 Jun 17:20 UTCM 0.9 / 2.1 km - [info]Askja (4 km) - Central Iceland 3.6 km W of Dreki (Iceland)
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Mon, 29 Jun 11:47 UTCM 0.9 / 0.7 km - [info]Askja (17 km) - Central Iceland 2.4 km WNW of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Mon, 29 Jun 05:50 UTCM 0.8 / 7.7 km - [info]Askja (5 km) - Central Iceland 6.4 km SW of Dreki (Iceland)
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Sun, 28 Jun 2020
Sun, 28 Jun 23:25 UTCM 1.5 / 17.1 km - [info]Askja (8 km) - Central Iceland 6.2 km SE of Lokatindur (Iceland)
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Sun, 28 Jun 15:22 UTCM 0.4 / 9.4 km - [info]Askja (13 km) - Central Iceland 5.7 km ENE of Dreki (Iceland)
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Sun, 28 Jun 10:47 UTCM 1.2 / 1.1 km - [info]Askja (15 km) - Central Iceland 14.2 km SW of Lokatindur (Iceland)
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Sat, 27 Jun 2020
Sat, 27 Jun 03:50 UTCM 1.0 / 16 km - [info]Askja (9 km) - Central Iceland 5.5 km SE of Lokatindur (Iceland)
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Fri, 26 Jun 2020
Fri, 26 Jun 13:31 UTCM 1.0 / 6.1 km - [info]Askja (24 km) - Central Iceland 4.3 km SSE of Herðubreið (Iceland)
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Fri, 26 Jun 13:31 UTCM 0.6 / 5.5 km - [info]Askja (23 km) - Central Iceland 4.6 km SSE of Herðubreið (Iceland)
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Fri, 26 Jun 02:07 UTCM 0.2 / 8.7 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland 3.6 km ENE of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Thu, 25 Jun 2020
Thu, 25 Jun 23:14 UTCM 0.7 / 9.2 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland 3.3 km ENE of Herðubreiðartögl (Iceland)
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.7*10^8 J (46.7 KWh) [learn more]

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