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Krísuvík volcano
Crater rows 379 m / 1,243 ft
Southwestern Iceland, 63.93°N / -22.1°W
Current status: dormant (1 out of 5)
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Krísuvík volcano eruptions:
1075, 1100, 1151, 1188, 1340(?)
Typical eruption style:
Effusive (lava flows)
Last earthquakes nearby
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Krísuvík volcano, Iceland: news & activity updates

Sun, 2 Sep 2012, 08:53
Location of the earthquake swarm near Krisuvik
A magnitude 3.1 earthquake followed by a swarm of small quakes occurred on the Reykjanes peninsula in Iceland yesterday afternoon at 16:33 GMT. The quakes are about 10 km SW of Krisuvik volcano in Iceland and located at around 7 km depth.
Time and depth of quakes near Krisuvik
Sun, 19 Aug 2012, 12:05
Location of the recent quakes at Krisuvik (Icelandic Met Office)
A seismic swarm occurred at Krisuvik volcano on 18 Aug, and consisted of 43 mostly very small (below M1) quakes at depths of mostly around 5 km. The largest event was a M1.8 quake at 5.4 km depth.
ime and magnitude of earthquakes (Icelandic Met Office)

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