Tjörnes Fracture Zone vulcano

vulcano sottomarino unknown summit elevation
North of Iceland, 66.3°N / -17.1°W
Stato attuale: normal or dormant (1 di 5)
Last update: 1 Mar 2020

The offshore Tjörnes Fracture Zone is an oblique transform zone that separates the northern volcanic zone of Iceland from the Kolbeinsey Ridge, part of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge north of Iceland.

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Stile eruttivo tipico: non specificato
Eruzioni del vulcano Tjörnes Fracture Zone: 1868

Latest nearby earthquakes

Data / oraMag. / ProfonditàDistanza/Ubicazione
Sat, 24 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 terremoto)
24 Jul 2021 04:05:52 GMT

6.9 km
20 km (12 mi)
Iceland: 31.4 Km ESE of Grímsey
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 (GMT) (3 Terremoti)
23 Jul 2021 22:54:11 GMT

13 km
43 km (27 mi)
Iceland: 13.2 Km NE of Gjögurtá
23 Jul 2021 21:51:05 GMT

9.5 km
43 km (27 mi)
Iceland: 7.3 Km W of Flatey
23 Jul 2021 18:36:10 GMT

10.2 km
18 km (11 mi)
Iceland: 32.1 Km ESE of Grímsey
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 terremoto)
22 Jul 2021 22:34:29 GMT

14 km
19 km (12 mi)
Iceland: 11.7 Km WSW of Kópasker


A submarine eruption was reported during 1867-1868 at the SE part of the fissure system off the northern coast of Iceland along the Manareyjar Ridge immediately north of Manareyjar Island.
Smithsonian / GVP volcano information

See also: Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
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