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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:
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) (7 quakes)

 | latest | archive: show
Earthquake depth plot Updated: Mon, 26 Jun 15:35 UTC (GMT)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocationMapSource
Mon, 26 Jun
Mon, 26 Jun 01:17 UTCM 0.3 / 3.8 km - [info]Esjufjöll (20 km)22.0 km SSE of Grímsfjall
[Map]
IMO
Sat, 24 Jun
Sat, 24 Jun 16:38 UTCM 0.8 / 12.5 km - [info]Öraefajökull (27 km)10.3 km WNW of Skaftafell
[Map]
IMO
Fri, 23 Jun
Fri, 23 Jun 08:57 UTCM 0.5 / 4.9 km - [info]Öraefajökull (4 km)2.4 km WSW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
[Map]
IMO
Thu, 22 Jun
Thu, 22 Jun 16:36 UTCM 0.5 / 9.7 km - [info]Esjufjöll (8 km)23.4 km NNE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
[Map]
IMO
Thu, 22 Jun 01:27 UTCM 0.2 / 12.5 km - [info]Esjufjöll (17 km)21.3 km N of Skaftafell
[Map]
IMO
Wed, 21 Jun
Wed, 21 Jun 13:01 UTCM 0.2 / 1.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (4 km)2.4 km NNE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
[Map]
IMO
Mon, 19 Jun
Mon, 19 Jun 18:38 UTCM 1.7 / 1.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)1.5 km ENE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
[Map]
IMO

 

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