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Past earthquakes near Krafla volcano: August 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated: Dec 8, 2022 02:33 GMT -
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Quakes during August 2022:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 2
  • 33 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
During August 2022, Krafla volcano had 1 quake of magnitude 2.0. There were also 33 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Strongest quake: Mag. 2.0 | Iceland: 1.4 Km S of Kröfluvirkjun -

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Wednesday, August 31, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Aug 31, 2022 9:54 pm (GMT +0) (Aug 31, 2022 21:54 GMT)
0.8

2.3 km
1.8 km (1.1 mi)Iceland: 2.5 Km W of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Aug 31, 2022 9:11 am (GMT +0) (Aug 31, 2022 09:11 GMT)
0.8

2.6 km
2.4 km (1.5 mi)Iceland: 2.6 Km W of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Monday, August 29, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 29, 2022 3:54 am (GMT +0) (Aug 29, 2022 03:54 GMT)
0.2

0.6 km
3.2 km (2 mi)Iceland: 1.1 Km S of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Friday, August 26, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Aug 26, 2022 2:12 pm (GMT +0) (Aug 26, 2022 14:12 GMT)
0.8

1.1 km
3.4 km (2.1 mi)Iceland: 1.3 Km S of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Aug 26, 2022 10:25 am (GMT +0) (Aug 26, 2022 10:25 GMT)
1.0

1.7 km
3.1 km (1.9 mi)Iceland: 1.2 Km SSW of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Tuesday, August 23, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 23, 2022 9:10 am (GMT +0) (Aug 23, 2022 09:10 GMT)
2.0

3.3 km
3.5 km (2.2 mi)Iceland: 1.4 Km S of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Sunday, August 21, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Aug 21, 2022 8:41 pm (GMT +0) (Aug 21, 2022 20:41 GMT)
0.6

2.9 km
3.6 km (2.2 mi)Iceland: 1.6 Km S of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Aug 21, 2022 6:47 am (GMT +0) (Aug 21, 2022 06:47 GMT)
0.2

1.7 km
3.1 km (1.9 mi)Iceland: 1.5 Km SW of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Saturday, August 20, 2022 GMT (5 quakes)
Aug 20, 2022 5:23 pm (GMT +0) (Aug 20, 2022 17:23 GMT)
0.6

5 km
1.7 km (1.1 mi)Iceland: 2.2 Km WNW of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Aug 20, 2022 3:13 pm (GMT +0) (Aug 20, 2022 15:13 GMT)
0.4

2.4 km
3.7 km (2.3 mi)Iceland: 1.6 Km S of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Aug 20, 2022 5:03 am (GMT +0) (Aug 20, 2022 05:03 GMT)
0.3

5.5 km
11 km (6.8 mi)Iceland: 10.2 Km SW of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Aug 20, 2022 1:15 am (GMT +0) (Aug 20, 2022 01:15 GMT)
0.8

3.4 km
3.3 km (2.1 mi)Iceland: 3.8 Km W of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Aug 20, 2022 12:24 am (GMT +0) (Aug 20, 2022 00:24 GMT)
0.2

4.8 km
9.8 km (6.1 mi)Iceland: 8.6 Km SSW of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Friday, August 19, 2022 GMT (5 quakes)
Aug 19, 2022 11:07 pm (GMT +0) (Aug 19, 2022 23:07 GMT)
0.2

4.6 km
11 km (6.8 mi)Iceland: 10.2 Km SW of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Aug 19, 2022 9:33 pm (GMT +0) (Aug 19, 2022 21:33 GMT)
0.8

9.9 km
16 km (9.9 mi)Iceland: 2.9 Km SE of Þeistareykir MoreMap
Aug 19, 2022 1:49 pm (GMT +0) (Aug 19, 2022 13:49 GMT)
0.4

5.4 km
10.5 km (6.5 mi)Iceland: 9.4 Km SW of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Aug 19, 2022 12:14 pm (GMT +0) (Aug 19, 2022 12:14 GMT)
1.1

6 km
10.9 km (6.8 mi)Iceland: 9.2 Km S of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Aug 19, 2022 11:46 am (GMT +0) (Aug 19, 2022 11:46 GMT)
1.1

6.2 km
11 km (6.8 mi)Iceland: 10.3 Km SW of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 17, 2022 5:34 am (GMT +0) (Aug 17, 2022 05:34 GMT)
0.5

6.6 km
4.6 km (2.9 mi)Iceland: 5.6 Km W of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Aug 16, 2022 10:12 pm (GMT +0) (Aug 16, 2022 22:12 GMT)
0.5

2.4 km
3.7 km (2.3 mi)Iceland: 1.5 Km S of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
Aug 16, 2022 12:09 pm (GMT +0) (Aug 16, 2022 12:09 GMT)
0.4

3 km
2.6 km (1.6 mi)Iceland: 1.3 Km SW of Kröfluvirkjun MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.1 x 108 joules (29.6 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy

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Wed, 27 Mar 2013, 12:47

Krafla volcano (Northeastern Iceland) activity update

Map of recent earthquakes under Krafla volcano
A weak swarm of earthquakes has occurred at Krafla over the past days. ... Read all
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