Bardarbunga volcano (Iceland): M 4.4 and 4.9 quakes, inflation continues
Mon, 25 Jul 2022, 23:1423:14 PM | BY: MARTIN
Kristín Jónsdóttir from the Icelandic Met Office reported on her Twitter account that two volcano-tectonic earthquakes with magnitude M 4.9 and M 4.4 occurred beneath the Bárðarbunga caldera.
Seismic development from 2015 until so far (image: Kristín Jónsdóttir/twitter)
GPS, tiltmeter and all seismic data confirm that the volcano continues to inflate since the end of the Holuhraun eruption (Feb 2015). Such ground deformation episodes are nothing unusual and can vary for decades without eruption.
Thu, 24 Feb 2022, 01:49
Kristín Jónsdóttir from the Icelandic Met Office reported on her Twitter account that a volcano-tectonic earthquake with magnitude M 4.9 occurred beneath the caldera. ... Read all
Mon, 28 Sep 2020, 07:15
The Icelandic Met Office (IMO) recorded an earthquake with magnitude M 4.8 at 9.1 km depth in Bárðarbunga volcano at 00:06 local time yesterday. Few smaller aftershocks have been detected in the area. Tremor has not shown significant variations. The earthquakes of this magnitude (M 4.8) were detected in April and January this year. Read all