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Latest news from Grímsvötn volcano:

Earthquakes under Grímsvötn volcano, probably a result of the glacial flood (Icelandic Met Office)
Thursday, Mar 27, 2014
A small jökulhlaup (glacier outburst flood) started yesterday from the subglacial lake Grímsvötn and has been discharging into the river Gígjukvísl. ... [more]
Tuesday, Jan 31, 2012
A small glacial flood occurred at Grimsvotn volcano in Iceland on 29 January 2012. The cause of the flood was probably not volcanic, but strong rainfalls and unusually high temperatures that caused melting of large amounts of snow. The flood damaged parts of the Ring Road between Núpsvötn and Gígjukvísl in the Skeiðarársandur flood plain and and east of Gígjukvísl. [more]

 

Grímsvötn volcano

Caldera 1725 m (5,659 ft), Iceland, 64.42°N / -17.33°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (47 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Tue, 22 Aug 13:04 UTC (GMT)
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Mon, 21 Aug
Mon, 21 Aug 23:45 UTCM 0.3 / 3.6 km - [info]Bardarbunga (6 km) - Central Iceland5.0 km NE of Bárðarbunga
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Mon, 21 Aug 08:00 UTCM 1.1 - [info]Bardarbunga (4 km) - Central Iceland3.8 km ENE of Bárðarbunga
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Mon, 21 Aug 07:03 UTCM 1.0 / 1.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (2 km) - Central Iceland2.8 km SSE of Bárðarbunga
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Mon, 21 Aug 06:28 UTCM 1.9 / 2.7 km - [info]Bardarbunga (5 km) - Central Iceland3.8 km ENE of Bárðarbunga
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Sun, 20 Aug (11 earthquakes)
Sun, 20 Aug 23:41 UTCM 1.1 / 2.2 km - [info]Bardarbunga (3 km) - Central Iceland2.5 km E of Bárðarbunga
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Sun, 20 Aug 18:31 UTCM 1.1 / 16 km - [info] (43 km)17.8 km E of Laki
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Sun, 20 Aug 17:43 UTCM 0.6 / 3 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (16 km) - Eastern Iceland13.5 km ESE of Kistufell
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Sun, 20 Aug 17:43 UTCM 0.4 / 3.6 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (15 km) - Eastern Iceland13.7 km ESE of Kistufell
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Sun, 20 Aug 14:56 UTCM 0.2 / 6.6 km - [info]Grímsvötn (12 km)10.6 km SSW of Grímsfjall
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Sun, 20 Aug 09:28 UTCM 0.7 / 0.1 km - [info]Grímsvötn (7 km)9.2 km NNW of Grímsfjall
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Sun, 20 Aug 06:48 UTCM 0.1 / 5.8 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (16 km) - Eastern Iceland13.5 km ESE of Kistufell
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Sun, 20 Aug 05:19 UTCM 0.6 / 4 km - [info]Bardarbunga (4 km) - Central Iceland3.7 km E of Bárðarbunga
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Sun, 20 Aug 02:28 UTCM 0.1 / 2.3 km - [info]Bardarbunga (5 km) - Central Iceland4.2 km N of Bárðarbunga
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Sun, 20 Aug 01:17 UTCM 0.9 / 1.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (25 km)10.7 km NW of Skaftafell
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Sun, 20 Aug 01:17 UTCM 0.5 / 0.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (26 km)11.3 km NW of Skaftafell
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Sat, 19 Aug (12 earthquakes)
Sat, 19 Aug 21:37 UTCM 0.1 / 0.2 km - [info]Bardarbunga (18 km) - Central Iceland18.6 km ESE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 19 Aug 16:57 UTCM 0.1 / 5.5 km - [info]Grímsvötn (1 km)2.4 km NW of Grímsfjall
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Sat, 19 Aug 15:42 UTCM 0.1 / 0.8 km - [info]Bardarbunga (6 km) - Central Iceland5.9 km ESE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 19 Aug 11:46 UTCM 0.5 / 0.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (2 km) - Central Iceland2.3 km SE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 19 Aug 11:31 UTCM 1.1 / 4 km - [info]Bardarbunga (2 km) - Central Iceland1.1 km N of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 19 Aug 10:47 UTCM 0.5 / 2.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (4 km) - Central Iceland3.0 km NE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 19 Aug 10:30 UTCM 0.2 / 1.5 km - [info]Bardarbunga (4 km) - Central Iceland3.2 km E of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 19 Aug 09:49 UTCM 0.4 / 0.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (3 km) - Central Iceland3.1 km SE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 19 Aug 03:33 UTCM 0.1 / 5 km - [info]Bardarbunga (3 km) - Central Iceland2.3 km NW of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 19 Aug 03:17 UTCM 1.2 / 9.8 km - [info]Bardarbunga (4 km) - Central Iceland4.6 km ESE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 19 Aug 02:29 UTCM 0.7 / 0.3 km - [info]Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (6 km)6.3 km ENE of Hamarinn
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Sat, 19 Aug 00:08 UTCM 0.4 / 12.2 km - [info]Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (3 km)3.8 km S of Hamarinn
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Fri, 18 Aug
Fri, 18 Aug 23:19 UTCM 0.7 / 5 km - [info]Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (5 km)5.0 km NE of Hamarinn
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Fri, 18 Aug 20:00 UTCM 0.4 / 6.1 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (16 km) - Eastern Iceland13.3 km E of Kistufell
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Fri, 18 Aug 17:39 UTCM 1.3 / 0.5 km - [info]Bardarbunga (17 km) - Central Iceland8.1 km E of Bárðarbunga
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Fri, 18 Aug 12:42 UTCM 1.7 / 0.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (9 km) - Central Iceland7.0 km ENE of Bárðarbunga
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Thu, 17 Aug (8 earthquakes)
Thu, 17 Aug 21:55 UTCM 0.2 / 10.9 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (16 km) - Eastern Iceland18.9 km SSE of Kistufell
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Thu, 17 Aug 20:18 UTCM 0.3 / 11.9 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (11 km) - Eastern Iceland12.8 km NNW of Kverkfjöll
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Thu, 17 Aug 18:19 UTCM 0.3 / 2.9 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (16 km) - Eastern Iceland13.5 km E of Kistufell
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Thu, 17 Aug 15:49 UTCM 0.5 / 1.5 km - [info]Grímsvötn (27 km)23.0 km NW of Skaftafell
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Thu, 17 Aug 12:49 UTCM 1.5 / 1.1 km - [info]Esjufjöll (26 km)17.4 km NNW of Skaftafell
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Thu, 17 Aug 12:49 UTCM 1.2 / 0.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (26 km)12.9 km NNW of Skaftafell
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Thu, 17 Aug 09:46 UTCM 0.3 / 0.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (25 km)9.6 km WNW of Skaftafell
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Thu, 17 Aug 03:57 UTCM 1.2 / 3.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (3 km) - Central Iceland2.1 km ENE of Bárðarbunga
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Wed, 16 Aug (8 earthquakes)
Wed, 16 Aug 12:36 UTCM 0.2 / 13 km - [info]Grímsvötn (10 km)13.5 km WNW of Grímsfjall
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Wed, 16 Aug 04:18 UTCM 1.0 / 4.4 km - [info]Tungnafellsjökull (6 km)11.3 km ENE of Nýidalur
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Wed, 16 Aug 04:18 UTCM 0.5 / 4 km - [info]Tungnafellsjökull (7 km)12.5 km ENE of Nýidalur
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Wed, 16 Aug 04:03 UTCM 1.3 / 3.7 km - [info]Grímsvötn (11 km)13.3 km NNW of Grímsfjall
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Wed, 16 Aug 01:46 UTCM 0.9 / 5.3 km - [info]Grímsvötn (10 km)5.7 km SE of Bárðarbunga
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Wed, 16 Aug 01:13 UTCM 1.5 / 12.1 km - [info]Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (10 km)10.4 km E of Hamarinn
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Wed, 16 Aug 01:04 UTCM 0.3 / 1.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (5 km) - Central Iceland4.9 km ESE of Bárðarbunga
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Wed, 16 Aug 01:04 UTCM 0.8 / 4 km - [info]Bardarbunga (5 km) - Central Iceland4.9 km ESE of Bárðarbunga
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