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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) (47 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Wed, 17 Oct 08:13 UTC (GMT)
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Tue, 16 Oct
Tue, 16 Oct 16:06 UTCM 0.4 / 1.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (26 km)10.7 km WNW of Skaftafell
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Tue, 16 Oct 15:18 UTCM 0.4 / 1.4 km - [info]Öraefajökull (26 km)10.2 km WNW of Skaftafell
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Mon, 15 Oct (15 earthquakes)
Mon, 15 Oct 17:02 UTCM 1.2 / 1.3 km - [info]Öraefajökull (35 km)18.6 km W of Skaftafell
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Mon, 15 Oct 07:33 UTCM 0.6 / 10.6 km - [info]Öraefajökull (1 km)3.6 km S of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 15 Oct 07:33 UTCM 1.2 / 11 km - [info]Öraefajökull (1 km)1.7 km SSE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 15 Oct 05:17 UTCM 0.2 / 1.9 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)4.3 km SSE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 15 Oct 05:10 UTCM 0.4 / 5 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)3.5 km SSE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 15 Oct 04:08 UTCM 0.3 / 5.5 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)3.4 km E of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 15 Oct 04:02 UTCM 0.1 / 2.4 km - [info]Öraefajökull (3 km)4.4 km ESE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 15 Oct 03:55 UTCM 1.3 / 12.4 km - [info]Öraefajökull (4 km)3.2 km SSW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 15 Oct 03:30 UTCM 1.6 / 1.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (3 km)5.6 km SE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 15 Oct 02:48 UTCM 0.3 / 3.7 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)2.8 km E of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 15 Oct 01:23 UTCM 0.8 / 5.7 km - [info]Grímsvötn (17 km)16.3 km SSE of Grímsfjall
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Mon, 15 Oct 00:21 UTCM 0.4 / 2.5 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)4.2 km SSE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 15 Oct 00:21 UTCM 0.2 / 5.4 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)3.9 km SSE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 15 Oct 00:19 UTCM 1.4 / 1.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (3 km)4.9 km SE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Mon, 15 Oct 00:19 UTCM 2.0 / 0.2 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)4.2 km SE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sun, 14 Oct (8 earthquakes)
Sun, 14 Oct 23:47 UTCM 0.6 / 12.8 km - [info]Öraefajökull (5 km)2.3 km NW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sun, 14 Oct 23:47 UTCM 0.8 / 12 km - [info]Öraefajökull (4 km)2.7 km WSW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sun, 14 Oct 18:14 UTCM 0.3 / 8.6 km - [info]Öraefajökull (5 km)3.0 km N of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sun, 14 Oct 14:14 UTCM 1.3 / 7.3 km - [info]Öraefajökull (9 km)7.2 km N of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sun, 14 Oct 14:14 UTCM 0.9 / 8.4 km - [info]Öraefajökull (4 km)2.7 km N of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sun, 14 Oct 14:12 UTCM 0.7 / 8.3 km - [info]Öraefajökull (5 km)2.8 km N of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sun, 14 Oct 13:29 UTCM 1.0 / 1.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (4 km)2.0 km NW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sun, 14 Oct 13:29 UTCM 1.4 / 10.3 km - [info]Öraefajökull (6 km)4.0 km W of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sat, 13 Oct (11 earthquakes)
Sat, 13 Oct 23:50 UTCM 0.8 / 14.7 km - [info]Öraefajökull (6 km)4.2 km WNW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sat, 13 Oct 22:13 UTCM 0.3 / 1.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)4.1 km ESE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sat, 13 Oct 22:13 UTCM 0.8 / 2.8 km - [info]Öraefajökull (4 km)3.7 km ENE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sat, 13 Oct 22:13 UTCM 1.1 / 0.5 km - [info]Öraefajökull (4 km)3.0 km NNE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sat, 13 Oct 20:49 UTCM 1.1 / 6.6 km - [info]Öraefajökull (8 km)2.8 km NNE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sat, 13 Oct 20:43 UTCM 0.5 / 4 km - [info]Öraefajökull (4 km)3.9 km NE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sat, 13 Oct 20:43 UTCM 1.1 / 7.8 km - [info]Öraefajökull (10 km)2.8 km NNE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sat, 13 Oct 20:43 UTCM 0.7 / 7.8 km - [info]Öraefajökull (5 km)2.8 km NNE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sat, 13 Oct 20:42 UTCM 0.6 / 5.3 km - [info]Öraefajökull (3 km)2.9 km NNE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sat, 13 Oct 20:25 UTCM 0.7 / 4.4 km - [info]Öraefajökull (3 km)2.9 km NNE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sat, 13 Oct 06:41 UTCM 1.0 / 13.9 km - [info]Öraefajökull (8 km)5.8 km W of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Thu, 11 Oct
Thu, 11 Oct 18:51 UTCM 0.5 / 4.6 km - [info]Grímsvötn (16 km)14.8 km SSW of Grímsfjall
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Thu, 11 Oct 15:52 UTCM 0.6 / 5.8 km - [info]Öraefajökull (3 km)4.6 km E of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Thu, 11 Oct 03:35 UTCM 0.1 / 0.5 km - [info]Grímsvötn (9 km)6.5 km S of Grímsfjall
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Wed, 10 Oct (8 earthquakes)
Wed, 10 Oct 23:44 UTCM 0.4 / 8.5 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)1.1 km S of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Wed, 10 Oct 23:29 UTCM 0.5 / 7.6 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)1.0 km SSW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Wed, 10 Oct 23:29 UTCM 0.7 / 11.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (4 km)4.1 km SSW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Wed, 10 Oct 23:07 UTCM 1.2 / 0.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)1.7 km WNW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Wed, 10 Oct 22:51 UTCM 1.0 / 7.3 km - [info]Öraefajökull (3 km)1.4 km NNE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Wed, 10 Oct 22:18 UTCM 0.2 / 8.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)2.0 km E of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Wed, 10 Oct 22:07 UTCM 1.0 / 0.7 km - [info]Öraefajökull (1 km)1.7 km E of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Wed, 10 Oct 12:22 UTCM 0.9 / 7 km - [info]Öraefajökull (3 km)1.4 km NNE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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