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sam., 5 oct. 2013, 09:00
The Húsavík-Flatey (HFF)  transform faut and location of earthquakes in the TFZ (IMO)
The earthquake swarm has decreased in intensity. At least some scientists believe that the cause has been a magmatic intrusion in Iceland's northern rift zone that activated the Húsavík-Flatey (HFF) transform fault at the southern limit of the TFZ where the earthquakes were concentrated. ... lire toutes
mar., 1 oct. 2013, 16:06
Location of recent quakes at the TFZ
An intense earthquake swarm has been going on offshore North Iceland, 10 km NW of Gjögurtá, since 25 September. This morning, 2 earthquakes reaching magnitude 3 and 3.2 occurred at 06:14 and 07:41. In total, more than 1000 quakes have been recorded by IMO. lire toutes

Tjörnes Fracture Zone volcan

Volcan sous-marin unknown summit elevation
North of Iceland, 66.3°N / -17.1°W
Condition actuelle: normal / en sommeil (1 sur 5)
Last update: 1 Mar 2020

The offshore Tjörnes Fracture Zone is an oblique transform zone that separates the northern volcanic zone of Iceland from the Kolbeinsey Ridge, part of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge north of Iceland.

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Style éruptif tipique: unspecified
Eruptions du volcan Tjörnes Fracture Zone: 1868 

Latest nearby earthquakes

HeureMag. / ProfondeurDistanceLocation
Fri, 5 Mar 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
5 mars 2021 19:58 (GMT +0) (5 Mar 2021 19:58:55 GMT)

12 km - Plus
53 km12.0 Km NNE of Grímsey, Iceland
5 mars 2021 17:50 (GMT +0) (5 Mar 2021 17:50:02 GMT)

7.4 km - Plus
66 km14.7 Km WNW of Gjögurtá, Iceland
5 mars 2021 16:07 (GMT +0) (5 Mar 2021 16:07:36 GMT)

7.6 km - Plus
21 km27.8 Km SE of Grímsey, Iceland
5 Mar 2021 13:09:43 GMT

14 km - Plus
125 km5.5 Km NNW of Herðubreið, Iceland
5 mars 2021 09:36 (GMT +0) (5 Mar 2021 09:36:20 GMT)

12 km - Plus
137 km2.2 Km N of Herðubreiðartögl, Iceland


A submarine eruption was reported during 1867-1868 at the SE part of the fissure system off the northern coast of Iceland along the Manareyjar Ridge immediately north of Manareyjar Island.
Smithsonian / GVP volcano information

See also: Sentinel hub | Landsat 8

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