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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) (17 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Sat, 24 Feb 19:51 UTC (GMT)
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Thu, 22 Feb
Thu, 22 Feb 15:59 UTCM 0.8 / 1.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (8 km) - Central Iceland7.4 km E of Bárðarbunga
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Thu, 22 Feb 13:02 UTCM 1.0 / 24.4 km - [info]Bardarbunga (13 km) - Central Iceland12.2 km ENE of Bárðarbunga
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Wed, 21 Feb
Wed, 21 Feb 08:47 UTCM 1.7 / 17.5 km - [info]Bardarbunga (19 km) - Central Iceland18.7 km ESE of Bárðarbunga
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Wed, 21 Feb 00:59 UTCM 1.4 / 1.5 km - [info]Grímsvötn (6 km)4.3 km NE of Grímsfjall
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Wed, 21 Feb 00:59 UTCM 0.7 / 0.2 km - [info]Grímsvötn (8 km)5.4 km ENE of Grímsfjall
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Tue, 20 Feb
Tue, 20 Feb 20:27 UTCM 1.6 / 1.2 km - [info]Esjufjöll (6 km)22.8 km N of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Tue, 20 Feb 12:34 UTCM 0.7 / 5 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (5 km) - Eastern Iceland3.4 km SSW of Kverkfjöll
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Tue, 20 Feb 05:40 UTCM 1.4 / 6.2 km - [info]Grímsvötn (3 km)2.3 km WSW of Grímsfjall
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Tue, 20 Feb 01:07 UTCM 1.1 / 14.8 km - [info]Grímsvötn (17 km)18.2 km NNE of Grímsfjall
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Tue, 20 Feb 01:07 UTCM 0.8 / 11.6 km - [info]Grímsvötn (19 km)19.5 km ESE of Bárðarbunga
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Mon, 19 Feb
Mon, 19 Feb 23:00 UTCM 0.7 / 3.8 km - [info] (33 km)21.1 km NE of Laki
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Mon, 19 Feb 15:12 UTCM 1.5 / 0.7 km - [info]Grímsvötn (6 km)4.2 km ENE of Grímsfjall
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Mon, 19 Feb 11:42 UTCM 0.3 / 2.2 km - [info] (33 km)21.0 km NE of Laki
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Sun, 18 Feb
Sun, 18 Feb 21:11 UTCM 0.1 / 4.9 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (16 km) - Eastern Iceland13.2 km ESE of Kistufell
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Sun, 18 Feb 02:11 UTCM 0.6 - [info]Kverkfjöll (17 km) - Eastern Iceland21.8 km WSW of Kverkfjöll
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Sun, 18 Feb 00:41 UTCM 1.1 / 3.4 km - [info]Bardarbunga (17 km) - Central Iceland17.1 km ESE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 17 Feb
Sat, 17 Feb 22:12 UTCM 0.5 / 1.9 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (16 km) - Eastern Iceland13.7 km E of Kistufell
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