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Latest quakes near Hengill volcano in the past 7 days - list, stats and map

Updated: Jan 30, 2023 01:47 GMT -
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There were 35 small quakes between magnitudes 1.0 and near Hengill volcano in the past 7 days. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 0.6 | Iceland: 2.5 Km NNE of Hveragerði -

Strongest quake: Mag. 1.5 | Iceland: 4.0 Km SSE of Hrómundartindi -

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Sunday, January 29, 2023 GMT (5 quakes)
Jan 29, 2023 6:15 pm (GMT +0) (Jan 29, 2023 18:15 GMT)
0.6

3.9 km
19 km (12 mi)Iceland: 2.5 Km NNE of Hveragerði MoreMap
Jan 29, 2023 3:30 pm (GMT +0) (Jan 29, 2023 15:30 GMT)
0.9

5.5 km
45 km (28 mi)Iceland: 3.7 Km NE of Krýsuvík MoreMap
Jan 29, 2023 12:58 pm (GMT +0) (Jan 29, 2023 12:58 GMT)
1.3

6.8 km
25 km (16 mi)Iceland: 4.5 Km SSE of Skálafell MoreMap
Jan 29, 2023 10:25 am (GMT +0) (Jan 29, 2023 10:25 GMT)
1.3

3 km
38 km (24 mi)Iceland: 5.2 Km WNW of Þjórsárbrú MoreMap
Jan 29, 2023 3:18 am (GMT +0) (Jan 29, 2023 03:18 GMT)
0.6

6.3 km
26 km (16 mi)Iceland: 1.3 Km ENE of Raufarhólshellir MoreMap
Saturday, January 28, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Jan 28, 2023 12:42 am (GMT +0) (Jan 28, 2023 00:42 GMT)
1.2

8.6 km
39 km (24 mi)Iceland: 5.6 Km SE of Skjaldbreið MoreMap
Friday, January 27, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Jan 27, 2023 6:58 pm (GMT +0) (Jan 27, 2023 18:58 GMT)
1.0

4.7 km
30 km (19 mi)Iceland: 6.7 Km NE of Selfoss MoreMap
Thursday, January 26, 2023 GMT (12 quakes)
Jan 26, 2023 11:36 pm (GMT +0) (Jan 26, 2023 23:36 GMT)
0.8

9.4 km
32 km (20 mi)Iceland: 5.6 Km SW of Bláfjallaskáli MoreMap
Jan 26, 2023 9:16 pm (GMT +0) (Jan 26, 2023 21:16 GMT)
1.3

3.6 km
34 km (21 mi)Iceland: 9.0 Km ENE of Selfoss MoreMap
Jan 26, 2023 6:05 pm (GMT +0) (Jan 26, 2023 18:05 GMT)
1.3

3.8 km
34 km (21 mi)Iceland: 8.9 Km ENE of Selfoss MoreMap
Jan 26, 2023 7:46 am (GMT +0) (Jan 26, 2023 07:46 GMT)
1.2

5 km
34 km (21 mi)Iceland: 8.3 Km ENE of Selfoss MoreMap
Jan 26, 2023 5:58 am (GMT +0) (Jan 26, 2023 05:58 GMT)
0.7

3.2 km
17 km (10.6 mi)Iceland: 4.3 Km SSE of Hrómundartindi MoreMap
Jan 26, 2023 5:46 am (GMT +0) (Jan 26, 2023 05:46 GMT)
0.7

3.4 km
17 km (10.6 mi)Iceland: 4.2 Km SSE of Hrómundartindi MoreMap
Jan 26, 2023 3:35 am (GMT +0) (Jan 26, 2023 03:35 GMT)
0.6

9.8 km
25 km (16 mi)Iceland: 3.5 Km E of Bláfjallaskáli MoreMap
Jan 26, 2023 3:17 am (GMT +0) (Jan 26, 2023 03:17 GMT)
0.7

6.3 km
17 km (10.6 mi)Iceland: 4.1 Km N of Hveragerði MoreMap
Jan 26, 2023 3:07 am (GMT +0) (Jan 26, 2023 03:07 GMT)
1.0

3 km
17 km (10.6 mi)Iceland: 4.3 Km SSE of Hrómundartindi MoreMap
Jan 26, 2023 2:00 am (GMT +0) (Jan 26, 2023 02:00 GMT)
1.5

2.9 km
17 km (10.6 mi)Iceland: 4.0 Km SSE of Hrómundartindi MoreMap
Jan 26, 2023 12:51 am (GMT +0) (Jan 26, 2023 00:51 GMT)
0.8

6.9 km
26 km (16 mi)Iceland: 6.1 Km SE of Skálafell MoreMap
Jan 26, 2023 12:41 am (GMT +0) (Jan 26, 2023 00:41 GMT)
0.9

3.8 km
34 km (21 mi)Iceland: 8.9 Km ENE of Selfoss MoreMap
Wednesday, January 25, 2023 GMT (3 quakes)
Jan 25, 2023 11:41 pm (GMT +0) (Jan 25, 2023 23:41 GMT)
0.6

2.9 km
45 km (28 mi)Iceland: 3.4 Km NNE of Krýsuvík MoreMap
Jan 25, 2023 7:59 pm (GMT +0) (Jan 25, 2023 19:59 GMT)
0.9

5.9 km
47 km (29 mi)Iceland: 1.0 Km NNE of Krýsuvík MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 7.3 x 107 joules (20.4 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy

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Sat, 25 Feb 2012, 11:05

Hengill volcano (Iceland) activity update: small earthquake swarms under Hengill volcano caused by pumping of water

Small earthquake swarms occurred at Hengill volcano on 24 and 25 Feb 2012. The seismic activity is thought to be related to the hydrothermal power plane Orkuveita Reykjavíkur which continues to pump down water in this area. ... Read all
Thu, 19 Jan 2012, 00:01

Hengill volcano (Iceland) activity update: Small earthquake swarm caused by pumping of water

A small earthquake swarm started in Hengill volcano on 17 Jan 2012 in the area of the Orkuveita Reykjavíkur hydrothermal plant that has been pumping down cold water into the ground. So far the largest earthquake is just M2.0 and at depth of around 5 km. Read all
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