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Mon, 11 Nov 2019, 07:35
The ongoing earthquake swarm at the Askja caldera in Iceland
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. ... read all
Mon, 12 Oct 2015, 09:21
Recent earthquakes under Herdubreid volcano
A shallow earthquake swarm has been occurring 25 km NE of the Aksja caldera since Thursday. read all
 

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, magnitude -0.8 or higher (10 quakes)
Updated: Sun, 25 Oct 03:05 UTC (GMT)
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Earthquake list

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Fri, 23 Oct 2020 (UTC)
Fri, 23 Oct 22:08 UTCM 0.3 / 4.5 km - InfoAskja (3 km) - Central Iceland 3.7 Km WSW of Dreki, Iceland
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23 Oct 5:50 pm (GMT +0) (23 Oct 17:50:44 UTC)M 0.3 / 3.6 km - InfoAskja (7 km) - Central Iceland 6.5 Km SSE of Lokatindur, Iceland
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Fri, 23 Oct 17:50 UTCM 0.8 / 4 km - InfoAskja (7 km) - Central Iceland 6.3 Km SSE of Lokatindur, Iceland
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Tue, 20 Oct 2020 (UTC)
20 Oct 10:08 pm (GMT +0) (20 Oct 22:08:41 UTC)M 1.4 / 4.4 km - InfoAskja (5 km) - Central Iceland 3.2 Km SW of Dreki, Iceland
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Tue, 20 Oct 16:15 UTCM 0.7 / 1.6 km - InfoAskja (11 km) - Central Iceland 16.4 Km SW of Dreki, Iceland
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20 Oct 8:29 am (GMT +0) (20 Oct 08:29:46 UTC)M 0.4 / 3.1 km - InfoAskja (3 km) - Central Iceland 4.0 Km WSW of Dreki, Iceland
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Tue, 20 Oct 00:32 UTCM 0.1 / 5.3 km - InfoAskja (3 km) - Central Iceland 4.3 Km W of Dreki, Iceland
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Sun, 18 Oct 2020 (UTC)
Sun, 18 Oct 22:02 UTCM 0.5 / 3.6 km - InfoAskja (4 km) - Central Iceland 3.5 Km WSW of Dreki, Iceland
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Sun, 18 Oct 19:51 UTCM 0.5 / 4.3 km - InfoAskja (4 km) - Central Iceland 3.4 Km WSW of Dreki, Iceland
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Sun, 18 Oct 18:39 UTCM 0.2 / 4.1 km - InfoAskja (4 km) - Central Iceland 3.5 Km WSW of Dreki, Iceland
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.11 kilowatt hours) [learn more]

Earthquake statistics

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