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The image shows the two eruption sites, Eyjafjallajökull that started 14 April, and Fimmvörðuháls 20 March to 12 April. © NASA Earth Observatory.
The image shows the two eruption sites, Eyjafjallajökull that started 14 April, and Fimmvörðuháls 20 March to 12 April. © NASA Earth Observatory.


Latest news:

Wednesday, Jun 09, 2010
Eyafjallajokull's eruption might not yet have ended or be ending yet. The vent in the western crater still produces small magma explosions and some ash, and a new crater has formed around the vent. Tremor had strongly increased over the past days, but then descreased again. Scientists continue to monitor the state of the volcano closely. ... read all
Sunday, May 23, 2010
It seems that the eruption of Eyafjallajökull volcano has finally ended. While there is still a considerable steam plume rising from the crater, no fresh ash or lava emissions have been observed since yesterday (23 May). The measured heat flow from the crater is low and seismic activity has continued to decrease as well. ... read all
 

Eyafjallajökull volcano

Stratovolcano 1666 m (5,466 ft), Iceland, 63.63°N / -19.62°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (3 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Sun, 12 Jul 22:05 UTC (GMT)
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Sun, 12 Jul 2020
Sun, 12 Jul 14:29 UTCM 2.4 / 1.1 km - [info]Eyafjallajökull (4 km) 5.5 km SSW of Básar (Iceland)
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Wed, 8 Jul 2020
Wed, 8 Jul 04:14 UTCM 0.6 / 0.8 km - [info]Eyafjallajökull (1 km) 9.6 km SW of Básar (Iceland)
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IMO
Tue, 7 Jul 2020
Tue, 7 Jul 09:42 UTCM 0.4 / 12 km - [info]Eyafjallajökull (13 km) 5.7 km WSW of Goðabunga (Iceland)
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.5*10^8 J (70 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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