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Öraefajökull's glacier-covered caldera seen from the air (photo: (c)Tom Pfeiffer)
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Latest news:
Öraefajökull volcano in SE Iceland
Wednesday, Sep 28, 2011
Iceland's tallest volcano, the large sub-glacial Öraefajökull volcano under Vatnajökull glacier on the SE tip of Iceland has been showing an unusual number of earthquakes over the past weeks, rising some concern that the volcano might erupt again. ... [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) (9 quakes)

 | latest | archive: show
Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Wed, 23 Aug 21:23 UTC (GMT)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocationMapSource
Sun, 20 Aug
Sun, 20 Aug 14:56 UTCM 0.2 / 6.6 km - [info]Grímsvötn (12 km)10.6 km SSW of Grímsfjall
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IMO
Sun, 20 Aug 01:17 UTCM 0.9 / 1.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (25 km)10.7 km NW of Skaftafell
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IMO
Sun, 20 Aug 01:17 UTCM 0.5 / 0.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (26 km)11.3 km NW of Skaftafell
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IMO
Fri, 18 Aug
Fri, 18 Aug 18:31 UTCM 0.7 / 3.2 km - [info] (31 km)14.3 km WNW of Skaftafell
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IMO
Thu, 17 Aug
Thu, 17 Aug 15:53 UTCM 0.9 / 9.4 km - [info]Öraefajökull (6 km)3.9 km WNW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
[Map]
IMO
Thu, 17 Aug 15:49 UTCM 0.5 / 1.5 km - [info]Grímsvötn (27 km)23.0 km NW of Skaftafell
[Map]
IMO
Thu, 17 Aug 12:49 UTCM 1.5 / 1.1 km - [info]Esjufjöll (26 km)17.4 km NNW of Skaftafell
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IMO
Thu, 17 Aug 12:49 UTCM 1.2 / 0.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (26 km)12.9 km NNW of Skaftafell
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IMO
Thu, 17 Aug 09:46 UTCM 0.3 / 0.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (25 km)9.6 km WNW of Skaftafell
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IMO

 

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