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Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015
Small earthquake swarms occurred at shallow depths during the past days near the volcano. The quakes were located approx. 6-10 km south of Hekla volcano and at shallow depths around 5 km. ... read all
Monday, Apr 14, 2014
A shallow (around 8 km depth) earthquake swarm including two quakes at 2.7 and 2.9 magnitude has started in an area 12 km to the south of Hekla volcano. ... read all
 

Hekla volcano

stratovolcano 1491 m (4,892 ft), Iceland, 63.99°N / -19.67°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (5 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Tue, 14 Jul 10:28 UTC (GMT)
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Sun, 12 Jul 2020
Sun, 12 Jul 00:53 UTCM 0.6 / 6.3 km - [info]Hekla (28 km) 2.0 km NNE of Árnes (Iceland)
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Sun, 12 Jul 00:25 UTCM 0.4 / 9.6 km - [info]Hekla (29 km) 0.6 km NNW of Árnes (Iceland)
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Sun, 12 Jul 00:25 UTCM 0.3 / 7.1 km - [info]Hekla (29 km) 2.2 km NNE of Árnes (Iceland)
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Wed, 8 Jul 2020
Wed, 8 Jul 18:25 UTCM 0.3 / 1.5 km - [info]Hekla (3 km) 2.9 km E of Hekla (Iceland)
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Wed, 8 Jul 12:33 UTCM 0.5 / 0.2 km - [info]Hekla (1 km) 1.2 km W of Hekla (Iceland)
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.5*10^6 J (0.406 KWh) [learn more]

Earthquake statistics

Number of earthquakes vs time:

Past 24 hrs:
Number of quakes and energy past 24 hours
Past 30 days:
Number of quakes and energy past 30 days
Past 90 days:
Number of quakes vs time
Magnitude distribution and energy released:
Past 24 hrs:
Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude past 24 hrs Magnitudes of quakes and energy vs time past 24 hrs
Past 7 days:
Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude past 7 days Magnitudes of quakes and energy vs time past 7 days
Past 30 days:
Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude past 30 days Magnitudes of quakes and energy vs time past 30 days
 

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