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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) (38 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Sun, 19 Aug 08:09 UTC (GMT)
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Sat, 18 Aug (6 earthquakes)
Sat, 18 Aug 15:11 UTCM 0.6 / 2.8 km - [info]Öraefajökull (28 km)12.6 km WNW of Skaftafell
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Sat, 18 Aug 15:01 UTCM 0.6 / 1.4 km - [info]Öraefajökull (30 km)13.6 km WNW of Skaftafell
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Sat, 18 Aug 14:51 UTCM 1.3 / 13.9 km - [info]Öraefajökull (27 km)11.5 km WNW of Skaftafell
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Sat, 18 Aug 14:51 UTCM 0.9 / 2.6 km - [info]Öraefajökull (32 km)17.5 km NW of Skaftafell
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Sat, 18 Aug 14:36 UTCM 0.5 / 2.8 km - [info]Öraefajökull (29 km)14.6 km NW of Skaftafell
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Sat, 18 Aug 14:19 UTCM 0.4 / 1.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (31 km)14.9 km WNW of Skaftafell
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Fri, 17 Aug
Fri, 17 Aug 10:30 UTCM 1.2 / 1.9 km - [info]Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (25 km)25.3 km SSW of Hamarinn
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Fri, 17 Aug 05:37 UTCM 0.2 / 2.2 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (17 km) - Eastern Iceland13.5 km E of Kistufell
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Fri, 17 Aug 04:35 UTCM 1.9 / 13.2 km - [info]Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (5 km)5.6 km E of Hamarinn
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Fri, 17 Aug 04:35 UTCM 1.2 / 11.7 km - [info]Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (6 km)6.5 km ENE of Hamarinn
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Thu, 16 Aug (11 earthquakes)
Thu, 16 Aug 16:13 UTCM 0.1 / 3.6 km - [info]Bardarbunga (7 km) - Central Iceland5.7 km NE of Bárðarbunga
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Thu, 16 Aug 15:54 UTCM 1.6 / 1.1 km - [info]Esjufjöll (17 km)23.2 km S of Kverkfjöll
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Thu, 16 Aug 15:38 UTCM 0.6 / 2.8 km - [info]Öraefajökull (28 km)12.3 km WNW of Skaftafell
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Thu, 16 Aug 15:05 UTCM 2.6 / 1.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (5 km) - Central Iceland4.4 km ENE of Bárðarbunga
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Thu, 16 Aug 15:05 UTCM 3.5 / 2.9 km - [info]Bardarbunga (4 km) - Central Iceland2.7 km NE of Bárðarbunga
I FELT IT
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Thu, 16 Aug 12:34 UTCM 2.1 / 1.1 km - [info]Grímsvötn (13 km)13.8 km E of Hamarinn
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Thu, 16 Aug 12:34 UTCM 1.5 / 2 km - [info]Grímsvötn (13 km)14.0 km E of Hamarinn
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Thu, 16 Aug 12:11 UTCM 0.6 / 7.6 km - [info]Öraefajökull (7 km)5.7 km N of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Thu, 16 Aug 02:09 UTCM 0.2 / 1.1 km - [info]Grímsvötn (12 km)15.1 km NW of Grímsfjall
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Thu, 16 Aug 02:09 UTCM 0.6 / 10 km - [info]Grímsvötn (12 km)13.7 km NW of Grímsfjall
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Thu, 16 Aug 00:57 UTCM 1.1 / 1.3 km - [info]Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (10 km)10.1 km E of Hamarinn
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Wed, 15 Aug
Wed, 15 Aug 15:35 UTCM 0.1 / 6.2 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (19 km) - Eastern Iceland10.3 km E of Kistufell
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Wed, 15 Aug 06:02 UTCM 0.4 / 2.3 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (14 km) - Eastern Iceland13.7 km SE of Kistufell
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Tue, 14 Aug
Tue, 14 Aug 23:44 UTCM 0.6 / 3.3 km - [info]Grímsvötn (5 km)4.3 km SSW of Grímsfjall
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Tue, 14 Aug 23:44 UTCM 0.8 / 4.4 km - [info]Grímsvötn (5 km)4.0 km SW of Grímsfjall
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Tue, 14 Aug 12:55 UTCM 0.5 / 8.8 km - [info]Grímsvötn (9 km)7.9 km SSW of Grímsfjall
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Tue, 14 Aug 09:59 UTCM 1.0 / 6.3 km - [info]Bardarbunga (5 km) - Central Iceland4.5 km E of Bárðarbunga
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Mon, 13 Aug (9 earthquakes)
Mon, 13 Aug 18:31 UTCM 1.4 / 1.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (7 km) - Central Iceland7.1 km E of Bárðarbunga
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Mon, 13 Aug 18:31 UTCM 1.9 / 0.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (8 km) - Central Iceland8.1 km E of Bárðarbunga
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Mon, 13 Aug 17:08 UTCM 0.5 / 1.6 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (13 km) - Eastern Iceland14.6 km SE of Kistufell
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Mon, 13 Aug 09:02 UTCM 0.8 / 3.4 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (16 km) - Eastern Iceland13.4 km E of Kistufell
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Mon, 13 Aug 09:02 UTCM 0.4 / 2.8 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (16 km) - Eastern Iceland13.5 km E of Kistufell
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Mon, 13 Aug 06:24 UTCM 0.9 / 7.2 km - [info]Grímsvötn (13 km)14.4 km E of Hamarinn
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Mon, 13 Aug 03:38 UTCM 0.3 / 1.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (11 km)9.4 km NNW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 13 Aug 03:38 UTCM 0.8 / 2 km - [info]Öraefajökull (12 km)9.8 km NNW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 13 Aug 03:23 UTCM 0.7 / 7.6 km - [info]Bardarbunga (4 km) - Central Iceland4.3 km ESE of Bárðarbunga
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Sun, 12 Aug
Sun, 12 Aug 22:51 UTCM 0.7 / 0.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (17 km)11.8 km NNE of Skaftafell
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Sun, 12 Aug 13:20 UTCM 0.7 / 5 km - [info]Grímsvötn (1 km)2.8 km WNW of Grímsfjall
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