Past earthquakes in or near Iceland: May 2013

Updated Sep 24, 2021 09:52 GMT -
During May 2013, Iceland was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 6.4, 4 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 39 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 402 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 1395 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 6.4 quake 31.7 km ESE of Grímsey Wed, 8 May 2013 21:45 (Atlantic/Reykjavik)
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Showing quakes magnitude 2.6 or higher (125 out of 1841 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Friday, May 17, 2013 21:33 GMT (1 earthquake)
Fri, 17 May 2013 21:33 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 17, 2013 21:33 GMT)
2.6

16 km
38 km (24 mi)14.3 km E of Grímsey MoreMap
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 23:13 GMT (1 earthquake)
Wed, 15 May 2013 23:13 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 15, 2013 23:13 GMT)
2.6

10.7 km
41 km (25 mi)20.5 km NNE of Siglufjörður MoreMap
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 02:52 GMT (1 earthquake)
Tue, 14 May 2013 02:52 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 14, 2013 02:52 GMT)
2.6

7 km
41 km (25 mi)20.4 km NNE of Siglufjörður MoreMap
Monday, May 13, 2013 14:40 GMT (1 earthquake)
Mon, 13 May 2013 14:40 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 13, 2013 14:40 GMT)
2.7

4.3 km
9 km (5.6 mi)6.0 km NW of Herðubreiðarfjöll MoreMap
Friday, May 10, 2013 23:26 GMT (49 earthquakes)
Fri, 10 May 2013 23:26 (May 10, 2013 23:26 GMT)
2.6

12 km
38 km (24 mi)3.5 km NE of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 18:07 (May 10, 2013 18:07 GMT)
2.6

9.9 km
46 km (29 mi)4.2 km NNW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 18:03 (May 10, 2013 18:03 GMT)
2.6

15 km
46 km (29 mi)3.3 km N of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 17:30 (May 10, 2013 17:30 GMT)
2.6

14 km
38 km (24 mi)4.6 km N of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 17:16 (May 10, 2013 17:16 GMT)
2.6

11 km
42 km (26 mi)5.3 km N of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 17:14 (May 10, 2013 17:14 GMT)
3.3

13 km
45 km (28 mi)6.2 km NNW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 17:14 (May 10, 2013 17:14 GMT)
3.0

14 km
44 km (27 mi)3.9 km NW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 16:40 (May 10, 2013 16:40 GMT)
2.6

14 km
43 km (27 mi)4.3 km NNW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 16:17 (May 10, 2013 16:17 GMT)
2.6

14 km
45 km (28 mi)3.7 km NW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 16:14 (May 10, 2013 16:14 GMT)
2.7

14 km
44 km (27 mi)4.0 km NNW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 16:07 (May 10, 2013 16:07 GMT)
2.6

11 km
45 km (28 mi)4.3 km NW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 16:01 (May 10, 2013 16:01 GMT)
2.7

12 km
44 km (27 mi)2.2 km NNW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 15:47 (May 10, 2013 15:47 GMT)
2.6

13 km
42 km (26 mi)5.3 km NW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 15:41 (May 10, 2013 15:41 GMT)
2.8

12 km
43 km (27 mi)2.6 km N of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 15:18 (May 10, 2013 15:18 GMT)
2.6

12 km
45 km (28 mi)3.6 km N of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 15:12 (May 10, 2013 15:12 GMT)
2.6

9.2 km
42 km (26 mi)3.5 km N of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 15:10 (May 10, 2013 15:10 GMT)
3.5

10.6 km
44 km (27 mi)2.5 km NNW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 15:10 (May 10, 2013 15:10 GMT)
3.0

10.6 km
44 km (27 mi)2.5 km NNW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 15:09 (May 10, 2013 15:09 GMT)
2.8

15 km
43 km (27 mi)2.5 km N of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 15:06 (May 10, 2013 15:06 GMT)
2.7

8.7 km
43 km (27 mi)5.2 km N of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 14:49 (May 10, 2013 14:49 GMT)
2.9

12 km
42 km (26 mi)3.8 km WNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 14:41 (May 10, 2013 14:41 GMT)
3.8

14 km
43 km (27 mi)3.4 km NW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 14:37 (May 10, 2013 14:37 GMT)
2.7

13 km
42 km (26 mi)3.9 km N of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 14:35 (May 10, 2013 14:35 GMT)
2.7

9.5 km
43 km (27 mi)4.6 km N of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 14:34 (May 10, 2013 14:34 GMT)
3.6

13 km
44 km (27 mi)2.9 km WNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 13:55 (May 10, 2013 13:55 GMT)
3.3

13 km
44 km (27 mi)3.7 km N of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 13:36 (May 10, 2013 13:36 GMT)
2.8

8.9 km
44 km (27 mi)3.7 km NNW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 10:48 (May 10, 2013 10:48 GMT)
2.6

11 km
40 km (25 mi)4.4 km NNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 10:47 (May 10, 2013 10:47 GMT)
2.6

5.1 km
77 km (48 mi)11.7 km NNW of Eldeyjarboði MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 05:13 (May 10, 2013 05:13 GMT)
2.8

12 km
43 km (27 mi)1.6 km NNE of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 04:29 (May 10, 2013 04:29 GMT)
2.6

11 km
42 km (26 mi)3.3 km WNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 03:40 (May 10, 2013 03:40 GMT)
2.7

14 km
44 km (27 mi)1.3 km NNW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 03:28 (May 10, 2013 03:28 GMT)
2.9

12 km
37 km (23 mi)4.9 km NE of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 03:20 (May 10, 2013 03:20 GMT)
3.2

15 km
40 km (25 mi)2.4 km NE of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 01:52 (May 10, 2013 01:52 GMT)
2.8

13 km
40 km (25 mi)2.5 km NNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 01:52 (May 10, 2013 01:52 GMT)
2.6

10.1 km
40 km (25 mi)3.7 km NNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 01:34 (May 10, 2013 01:34 GMT)
3.8

13 km
40 km (25 mi)2.4 km NW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 01:34 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 10, 2013 01:34 GMT)
2.6

13 km
32 km (20 mi)6.2 km WNW of Eldeyjardrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 01:34 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 10, 2013 01:34 GMT)
4.2

1.1 km
26 km (16 mi)39.4 km S of Hellissandur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 01:16 (May 10, 2013 01:16 GMT)
2.6

14 km
44 km (27 mi)1.9 km NNE of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 01:11 (May 10, 2013 01:11 GMT)
2.7

13 km
40 km (25 mi)2.3 km NW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 01:06 (May 10, 2013 01:06 GMT)
3.3

18 km
40 km (25 mi)3.1 km NNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 01:06 (May 10, 2013 01:06 GMT)
3.7

14 km
46 km (29 mi)2.6 km NNW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 01:02 (May 10, 2013 01:02 GMT)
2.9

14 km
39 km (24 mi)2.4 km NNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 00:49 (May 10, 2013 00:49 GMT)
3.0

13 km
41 km (25 mi)3.1 km NW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 00:49 (May 10, 2013 00:49 GMT)
2.9

13 km
41 km (25 mi)3.1 km NW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 00:45 (May 10, 2013 00:45 GMT)
2.9

15 km
44 km (27 mi)2.4 km NNE of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 00:03 (May 10, 2013 00:03 GMT)
2.9

5.6 km
43 km (27 mi)1.6 km NNW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Fri, 10 May 2013 00:03 (May 10, 2013 00:03 GMT)
2.6

12 km
43 km (27 mi)2.9 km N of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thursday, May 9, 2013 22:05 GMT (58 earthquakes)
Thu, 9 May 2013 22:05 (May 9, 2013 22:05 GMT)
2.6

16 km
40 km (25 mi)2.7 km NNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 22:04 (May 9, 2013 22:04 GMT)
3.1

13 km
45 km (28 mi)3.2 km NW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 20:17 (May 9, 2013 20:17 GMT)
2.7

13 km
42 km (26 mi)2.4 km NNE of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 20:07 (May 9, 2013 20:07 GMT)
2.7

8.5 km
39 km (24 mi)2.3 km N of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 19:59 (May 9, 2013 19:59 GMT)
3.6

12 km
43 km (27 mi)1.2 km ENE of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 19:49 (May 9, 2013 19:49 GMT)
2.6

13 km
41 km (25 mi)2.8 km NW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 19:45 (May 9, 2013 19:45 GMT)
2.6

11 km
43 km (27 mi)5.1 km N of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 19:42 (May 9, 2013 19:42 GMT)
3.1

11 km
42 km (26 mi)3.0 km WNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 19:42 (May 9, 2013 19:42 GMT)
2.6

5 km
56 km (35 mi)11.3 km SW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 19:28 (May 9, 2013 19:28 GMT)
3.0

12 km
40 km (25 mi)0.6 km NW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 19:26 (May 9, 2013 19:26 GMT)
3.3

9.5 km
43 km (27 mi)5.3 km NNW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 19:22 (May 9, 2013 19:22 GMT)
2.9

14 km
38 km (24 mi)4.3 km N of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 19:20 (May 9, 2013 19:20 GMT)
3.7

15 km
45 km (28 mi)2.4 km NW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 19:20 (May 9, 2013 19:20 GMT)
4.5

15 km
47 km (29 mi)2.4 km NW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 19:18 (May 9, 2013 19:18 GMT)
2.8

7.2 km
41 km (25 mi)4.5 km NW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 19:07 (May 9, 2013 19:07 GMT)
3.1

11 km
41 km (25 mi)4.1 km NW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 18:59 (May 9, 2013 18:59 GMT)
2.6

10 km
50 km (31 mi)5.8 km SW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 18:48 (May 9, 2013 18:48 GMT)
2.9

8.5 km
38 km (24 mi)5.2 km N of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 18:32 (May 9, 2013 18:32 GMT)
2.7

12 km
40 km (25 mi)4.0 km NNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 18:25 (May 9, 2013 18:25 GMT)
2.7

12 km
40 km (25 mi)2.9 km NNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 18:05 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 9, 2013 18:05 GMT)
2.8

43 km
31 km (19 mi)7.7 km SSE of Eldeyjardrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 18:05 (May 9, 2013 18:05 GMT)
3.9

17 km
43 km (27 mi)2.8 km ESE of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 18:05 (May 9, 2013 18:05 GMT)
3.5

15 km
37 km (23 mi)0.5 km SSW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 17:30 (May 9, 2013 17:30 GMT)
2.7

13 km
42 km (26 mi)3.1 km WNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 17:30 (May 9, 2013 17:30 GMT)
3.0

13 km
42 km (26 mi)3.1 km WNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 17:10 (May 9, 2013 17:10 GMT)
3.4

3 km
63 km (39 mi)19.2 km NNE of Eldeyjarboði MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 17:10 (May 9, 2013 17:10 GMT)
4.5

10 km
68 km (42 mi)Greenland Sea, 69 km west of Grindavik, Southern Peninsula, Iceland MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 17:10 (May 9, 2013 17:10 GMT)
3.4

4.7 km
39 km (24 mi)14.8 km W of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 17:09 (May 9, 2013 17:09 GMT)
3.5

13 km
40 km (25 mi)2.5 km N of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 14:02 (May 9, 2013 14:02 GMT)
2.6

5.3 km
51 km (32 mi)3.2 km SSW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 14:02 (May 9, 2013 14:02 GMT)
3.0

5.3 km
47 km (29 mi)3.2 km SSW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 13:23 (May 9, 2013 13:23 GMT)
2.9

3.3 km
48 km (30 mi)2.3 km SSE of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 13:23 (May 9, 2013 13:23 GMT)
3.4

3.2 km
55 km (34 mi)4.3 km SSW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 13:18 (May 9, 2013 13:18 GMT)
2.6

0.1 km
44 km (27 mi)5.0 km SE of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 13:18 (May 9, 2013 13:18 GMT)
2.8

10.4 km
49 km (30 mi)3.8 km SW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 13:11 (May 9, 2013 13:11 GMT)
2.7

14 km
40 km (25 mi)1.4 km NNE of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 13:10 (May 9, 2013 13:10 GMT)
2.7

8.3 km
48 km (30 mi)2.0 km WSW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 13:10 (May 9, 2013 13:10 GMT)
2.8

8.3 km
46 km (29 mi)2.0 km WSW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 13:06 (May 9, 2013 13:06 GMT)
2.7

6.3 km
78 km (48 mi)3.0 km NW of Eldeyjarboði MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 13:01 (May 9, 2013 13:01 GMT)
2.8

13 km
38 km (24 mi)2.1 km NNE of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 10:55 (May 9, 2013 10:55 GMT)
3.0

13 km
43 km (27 mi)3.2 km NW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 10:49 (May 9, 2013 10:49 GMT)
4.2

11 km
45 km (28 mi)4.4 km NW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 10:48 (May 9, 2013 10:48 GMT)
2.6

14 km
44 km (27 mi)2.8 km NW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 10:30 (May 9, 2013 10:30 GMT)
3.4

12 km
44 km (27 mi)3.6 km WNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 10:30 (May 9, 2013 10:30 GMT)
2.8

12 km
42 km (26 mi)3.6 km WNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 05:26 (May 9, 2013 05:26 GMT)
2.6

14 km
42 km (26 mi)3.6 km WNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 05:18 (May 9, 2013 05:18 GMT)
2.7

12 km
42 km (26 mi)3.9 km NW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 05:04 (May 9, 2013 05:04 GMT)
2.9

12 km
41 km (25 mi)3.6 km WNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 05:04 (May 9, 2013 05:04 GMT)
2.7

12 km
42 km (26 mi)3.6 km WNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 05:02 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 9, 2013 05:02 GMT)
2.7

11 km
11 km (6.8 mi)4.5 km N of Reykjanestá MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 05:02 (May 9, 2013 05:02 GMT)
3.7

15 km
40 km (25 mi)2.1 km NNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 05:02 (May 9, 2013 05:02 GMT)
3.3

15 km
43 km (27 mi)2.1 km NNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 04:48 (May 9, 2013 04:48 GMT)
3.2

12 km
42 km (26 mi)2.9 km NNW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 04:48 (May 9, 2013 04:48 GMT)
3.0

14 km
44 km (27 mi)3.1 km NW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 04:46 (May 9, 2013 04:46 GMT)
3.3

14 km
41 km (25 mi)3.4 km N of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 04:46 (May 9, 2013 04:46 GMT)
2.8

1.1 km
39 km (24 mi)0.8 km E of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 03:41 (May 9, 2013 03:41 GMT)
3.1

13 km
43 km (27 mi)3.6 km WNW of Geirfuglasker MoreMap
Thu, 9 May 2013 02:37 (May 9, 2013 02:37 GMT)
3.0

12 km
45 km (28 mi)3.4 km NW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 21:45 GMT (5 earthquakes)
Wed, 8 May 2013 21:45 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 8, 2013 21:45 GMT)
6.4

8.5 km
19 km (12 mi)31.7 km ESE of Grímsey MoreMap
Wed, 8 May 2013 21:06 (May 8, 2013 21:06 GMT)
2.9

10.8 km
21 km (13 mi)31.4 km ESE of Grímsey MoreMap
Wed, 8 May 2013 12:45 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 8, 2013 12:45 GMT)
2.7

12 km
32 km (20 mi)5.1 km WNW of Eldeyjardrangur MoreMap
Wed, 8 May 2013 04:43 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 8, 2013 04:43 GMT)
2.7

4.7 km
4 km (2.5 mi)4.1 km WSW of Hrómundartindi MoreMap
Wed, 8 May 2013 04:43 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 8, 2013 04:43 GMT)
2.6

4.7 km
4 km (2.5 mi)4.1 km WSW of Hrómundartindi MoreMap
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 12:31 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Tue, 7 May 2013 12:31 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 7, 2013 12:31 GMT)
3.2

1.1 km
57 km (35 mi)10.2 km NNE of Ólafsfjörður MoreMap
Tue, 7 May 2013 12:31 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 7, 2013 12:31 GMT)
2.8

13 km
42 km (26 mi)19.2 km NNE of Siglufjörður MoreMap
Saturday, May 4, 2013 00:35 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Sat, 4 May 2013 00:35 (May 4, 2013 00:35 GMT)
2.6

17 km
35 km (22 mi)19.5 km E of Grímsey MoreMap
Sat, 4 May 2013 00:35 (May 4, 2013 00:35 GMT)
3.0

17 km
32 km (20 mi)19.5 km E of Grímsey MoreMap
Thursday, May 2, 2013 20:33 GMT (5 earthquakes)
Thu, 2 May 2013 20:33 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 2, 2013 20:33 GMT)
2.7

31 km
35 km (22 mi)17.4 km NE of Grímsey MoreMap
Thu, 2 May 2013 08:34 (May 2, 2013 08:34 GMT)
2.9

17 km
33 km (21 mi)19.5 km E of Grímsey MoreMap
Thu, 2 May 2013 02:10 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 2, 2013 02:10 GMT)
2.8

9 km
42 km (26 mi)20.4 km NNE of Siglufjörður MoreMap
Thu, 2 May 2013 02:10 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 2, 2013 02:10 GMT)
2.6

9 km
35 km (22 mi)20.4 km NNE of Siglufjörður MoreMap
Thu, 2 May 2013 02:10 (Atlantic/Reykjavik) (May 2, 2013 02:10 GMT)
3.0

1.1 km
41 km (25 mi)26.6 km NNW of Siglufjörður MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.5 x 1014 joules (70.2 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 60364 tons of TNT or 3.8 atomic bombs!) More info
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