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Tjörnes Fracture Zone vulkaan
submariene vulkaan unknown summit elevation
North of Iceland, 66.3°N / -17.1°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Tjörnes Fracture Zone - news & activity updates

Tjörnes Fracture Zone volcano (North of Iceland): seismic swarm continues with no end in sight

Monday Oct 29, 2012 11:05 AM | DOOR: T

Location of quakes (Icelandic Met Office)
Location of quakes (Icelandic Met Office)
Time and depth of quakes at the TFZ
The earthquake swarm in the Tjörnes Fracture Zone north off Iceland continues into its 10th day. After a decline in intensity during 25-28 Oct, the frequency of quakes has again picked up. There are often more than 100 quakes a day including some above magnitude 3. The Icelandic Met Office maintains a warning for a possible larger quake in the area.
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Thursday, Oct 25, 2012
The Icelandic Civil protection issued a warning about the possibility of a larger earthquake. [meer...]
Seismic sequence at Eyjafjarðaráll (Iceland Met Office)
Wednesday, Oct 24, 2012
The seismic swarm in the Tjörnes Fracture Zone continues at reduced rate. According to the Icelandic Meteorological Office, there is enough stress to produce a magnitude 6.8 earthquake, but it is impossible to predict if and when such a quake might occur. [meer...]

Sunday, Oct 21, 2012
Een sterke seismische zwerm begon kort voor middernacht GMT in de Tjrnes Fracture Zone (TFZ) ten noorden van IJsland. ... [meer...]
Location of recent quakes (5 Oct 2012) in the TFZ
Friday, Oct 05, 2012
Een nieuwe kleine zwerm aardbevingen begon ten oosten van het eiland Grímsey in de Tjörnes breuk Zone (TFZ) ten noorden van IJsland gisteren 4 okt. Tot nu toe zijn er 41 bevingen in de afgelopen 48 uur, meestal kleine grootheden (1 - 2) op verschillende diepten overwegend rond 10 km. De grootste aardbevingen was een omvang 3.1 evenement om 11: 35 UTC. ... [meer...]

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