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Brennisteinsfjöll volcano
Crater rows 626 m / 2,054 ft
Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland, 63.92°N / -21.83°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)| Reports
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Brennisteinsfjöll volcano eruptions:
1000(?), 1188(?), 1200(?), 1341
Typical eruption style:
Effusive (lava flows)
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Brennisteinsfjöll volcano (Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland) activity update: earthquake swarms

Sunday Oct 07, 2012 12:05 PM | BY: T

Time and depth of quakes (7 Oct 2012) near Brenisteinsfjöll volcano
Time and depth of quakes (7 Oct 2012) near Brenisteinsfjöll volcano
Location of quakes (7 Oct 2012) near Brenisteinsfjöll volcano
Location of quakes (7 Oct 2012) near Brenisteinsfjöll volcano
A new earthquake swarm occurred over the weekend on the Iceland's Reykjanes peninsula, on the volcanic rift zone about 12 km SW of Brenisteinsfjöll volcano. The largest quakes was a M3.8 event at 5 km depth on Friday at 19:42 UTC.
Previous news
Map of the quakes (red: within 48 hours, yellow: past week)
Tuesday, Sep 04, 2012
Update 4 Sep: The swarm still continues with over 30 quakes in the same area so far today. ... [more]

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