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Öraefajökull's glacier-covered caldera seen from the air (photo: (c)Tom Pfeiffer)
Öraefajökull's glacier-covered caldera seen from the air (photo: (c)Tom Pfeiffer)
Latest news:
Saturday, May 05, 2018
On 4 May, the Icelandic Met Office reduced the Aviation Color Code at Öræfajökull from Yellow to Green due to signs of reduced activity. Since September 2017 there has been less earthquake activity, stable hydrological and geochemical measurements, and reduced geothermal heat output. There has been possible minor ongoing inflation, but no signs of an imminent eruption. [more]
Friday, Feb 09, 2018
Light seismic unrest continues at the volcano. This morning, a shallow magnitude 3.4 earthquake occurred this morning 3.2 km SE of Hvannadalshnjúkur under the volcano's caldera. ... [more]

 

Öraefajökull volcano

Stratovolcano 2119 m (6,952 ft), Iceland, 64°N / -16.65°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (18 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Wed, 18 Jul 03:16 UTC (GMT)
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Tue, 17 Jul (6 earthquakes)
Tue, 17 Jul 23:51 UTCM 0.2 / 5.3 km - [info]Öraefajökull (3 km)1.4 km N of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Tue, 17 Jul 23:49 UTCM 0.5 / 6.5 km - [info]Öraefajökull (3 km)0.9 km NNE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Tue, 17 Jul 14:19 UTCM 0.1 / 8.8 km - [info]Öraefajökull (9 km)7.3 km NNW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Tue, 17 Jul 07:45 UTCM 0.3 / 10 km - [info]Öraefajökull (3 km)4.9 km SSE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Tue, 17 Jul 07:08 UTCM 0.4 / 7.3 km - [info]Öraefajökull (6 km)4.0 km NNW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Tue, 17 Jul 03:10 UTCM 0.5 / 12.4 km - [info]Öraefajökull (16 km)16.8 km ENE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 16 Jul
Mon, 16 Jul 05:37 UTCM 0.7 / 4.5 km - [info]Öraefajökull (3 km)1.2 km WSW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 16 Jul 05:37 UTCM 0.5 / 0.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (4 km)1.8 km NW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 16 Jul 05:02 UTCM 1.1 / 3.6 km - [info]Öraefajökull (7 km)4.8 km WNW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 16 Jul 05:02 UTCM 0.8 / 9.7 km - [info]Öraefajökull (7 km)5.1 km WNW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sun, 15 Jul
Sun, 15 Jul 12:29 UTCM 0.3 / 5.6 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)4.1 km SSE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sat, 14 Jul
Sat, 14 Jul 15:46 UTCM 0.9 / 8.3 km - [info]Öraefajökull (5 km)2.8 km WNW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Thu, 12 Jul
Thu, 12 Jul 23:37 UTCM 0.2 / 6.6 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)3.4 km ESE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Thu, 12 Jul 18:28 UTCM 0.4 / 4.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (1 km)2.4 km E of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Thu, 12 Jul 14:43 UTCM 0.5 / 13.8 km - [info]Öraefajökull (1 km)1.4 km SE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Thu, 12 Jul 12:29 UTCM 0.3 / 5.6 km - [info]Öraefajökull (6 km)6.0 km ENE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Thu, 12 Jul 07:39 UTCM 0.6 / 7.4 km - [info]Öraefajökull (16 km)16.4 km NE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Wed, 11 Jul
Wed, 11 Jul 22:13 UTCM 0.6 / 9.5 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)3.5 km ESE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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