Bárdarbunga volcano news & activity updates
Bardarbunga volcano (Iceland): earthquake swarm
do, 4 aug 2016, 07:3507:35 AM | DOOR: T
Moderate seismic unrest continues at the volcano. A swarm of earthquakes occurred yesterday afternoon under the northern caldera rim of the volcano.
Location and depth of yesterday's earthquakes under Bardarbunga volcano
The quakes were located in depths between 1 and 20 km, with the strongest being a magnitude 4 event at 16:15 local time. Such events possibly reflect a magma intrusion from deeper into shallower depth beneath the volcano.
Fri, 13 May 2016, 17:58
Ever since the large Holuhraun fissure eruption (Aug 2014-Mar 2015), the volcano has remained restless. Over the past months, the volcano's seismic activity has been showing a slow increase. ... Lees alle
Fri, 5 Feb 2016, 12:26
Over the past few months, seismic activity at the volcano, mainly under the volcano's large, ice-covered caldera has been increasing again, suggesting that magma might be filling the volcano's reservoir underneath the caldera. ... Lees alle
Mon, 2 Mar 2015, 20:28
At noon of the 28th of February, the Scientific Advisory Board for Iceland´s recent volcanic activity officially declared that the eruption at Holuhraun has come to an end. ... Lees alle
Sun, 1 Mar 2015, 13:41
Bardarbunga volcano (Central Iceland) activity update: No more active lava emission, only continuing degassing
Mon, 16 Feb 2015, 10:37
The eruption at Holuhraun continues at similar levels as lately, the Icelandic Met Office reports in its updates. The decreasing trend, however, is becoming visible in a significant drop of the lava lake level inside the Baugur crater above the main vents, seen in the photo above. Lees alle