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Askja vulkaan
Stratovulkaan 1516 m (4,974 ft)
Central Iceland, 65.03°N / -16.75°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Askja vulkaanuitbarstingen:
1797(?), 1875, 1919, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924(?), 1926, 1938, 1961
Typical eruption style:
explosive + effusive
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Askja volcano news & activity updates:

Mon, 11 Nov 2019, 07:35
The ongoing earthquake swarm at the Askja caldera in Iceland
An swarm of earthquakes is occurring near the Askja caldera, in an area approx. 10 km ENE from the rim and at depths around 5 km. ...meer [Lees alle]
Mon, 12 Oct 2015, 09:21
Recent earthquakes under Herdubreid volcano
A shallow earthquake swarm has been occurring 25 km NE of the Aksja caldera since Thursday. ...meer
Wed, 23 Jul 2014, 14:45
A large landslide occurred from the southern wall of the Askja caldera yesterday night. The slide caused a large flood wave in the Öskjuvatn lake that also swept into the famous Viti crater. ...meer [Lees alle]
Sat, 3 May 2014, 16:08
Location of the recent earthquakes near Askja (Iceland)
A swarm of shallow earthquakes at 2-10 km depth has started under the Herðubreið volcano about 12 km NE of the Askja caldera. The largest earthquakes so far were 2 magnitude 3.2 and 3.0 events. ...meer
Fri, 22 Nov 2013, 11:07
Recent earthquakes near Askja volcano in Iceland
Een kleine zwerm aardbevingen gebeurd vandaag onder de Oost-caldera rand. Een andere kleine zwerm vond plaats gisteren onder Þórðarhyrna vulkaan 20 km tot de NE.
Wed, 27 Mar 2013, 16:29
Map of recent quakes near Askja
Kleine aardbevingen zijn ook vaker onder en in de buurt van de Askja caldera en de vulkaan van de Bardabunga (aan de SW van Askja) geweest in de afgelopen paar dagen.
Depth vs time of quakes under Askja volcano
Sun, 10 Mar 2013, 14:59
A swarm of earthquakes at shallow depths, mostly around 2-5 km has been occurring in an area about 12 km NE of the caldera. 27 quakes including 6 between magnitudes 2.1-2.7 were recorded yesterday.
Thu, 21 Feb 2013, 17:50
Depth vs time of quakes under Askja volcano
Another swarm of quakes has been going on in a SW-NE trending area under and SW of the caldera.
Location of recent quakes near Askja
Fri, 14 Dec 2012, 11:05
Location of quakes near Askja today (Icelandic Met Office)
A small swarm of earthquakes has started today about 10 km west of the Askja caldera. The quakes are at 20-25 km depth.
Fri, 2 Nov 2012, 08:08
Time and depth of recent quakes at Askja volcano on Iceland
During the past days, an increased number of earthquakes occurred in an area east of the Askja caldera. The corresponding tremor signal has been rising as well, although these levels seem not to be alarming.

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