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Latest quakes in or near Grindavik, Southern Peninsula, Iceland, in the past 24 hours on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 24, 2022 22:43 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 7 quakes above magnitude 2
  • 128 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 24 hours, Grindavik had 7 quakes of magnitude 2.0 or above. There were also 128 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
A light magnitude 2.9 earthquake occurred in Iceland: 5.1 Km NNE of Grindavík 14 hours ago.

Latest quake: Mag. 1.3 | Iceland: 2.4 Km NNE of Grindavík -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 2.9 | Iceland: 5.1 Km NNE of Grindavík -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Grindavik, Southern Peninsula, Iceland (updated )

Past 24 hours:63 quakes | 7 quakes M2+
Past 7 days:622 quakes | 104 quakes M2+ | 15 quakes M3+
Past 30 days:1,805 quakes | 295 quakes M2+ | 41 quakes M3+ | 3 quakes M4+
Past 90 days:2,990 quakes | 461 quakes M2+ | 59 quakes M3+ | 5 quakes M4+
Past 365 days:12,553 quakes | 1,901 quakes M2+ | 233 quakes M3+ | 30 quakes M4+ | 3 quakes M5+

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Showing quakes magnitude 1 or higher (63 out of 135 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 GMT (58 quakes)
May 24, 2022 8:05 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 20:05 GMT)
1.3

4.1 km
Iceland: 2.4 Km NNE of Grindavík MoreMap
May 24, 2022 7:39 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 19:39 GMT)
1.1

4.5 km
Iceland: 3.0 Km WNW of Þrengsli MoreMap
May 24, 2022 7:26 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 19:26 GMT)
1.6

5.9 km
Iceland: 4.6 Km NNE of Reykjanestá MoreMap
May 24, 2022 4:59 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 16:59 GMT)
2.1

5.8 km
Iceland: 5.6 Km NNE of Grindavík MoreMap
May 24, 2022 4:55 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 16:55 GMT)
2.0

3.6 km
Iceland: 5.4 Km NE of Grindavík MoreMap
May 24, 2022 4:53 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 16:53 GMT)
1.4

5.5 km
Iceland: 5.2 Km NNE of Grindavík MoreMap
May 24, 2022 4:33 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 16:33 GMT)
1.2

3.3 km
Iceland: 2.8 Km W of Þrengsli MoreMap
May 24, 2022 4:32 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 16:32 GMT)
1.6

9.6 km
Iceland: 6.2 Km NNE of Eldey MoreMap
May 24, 2022 2:45 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 14:45 GMT)
1.3

18 km
Iceland: 5.7 Km SE of Eldey MoreMap
May 24, 2022 2:42 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 14:42 GMT)
1.1

7.2 km
Iceland: 9.2 Km NNE of Eldey MoreMap
May 24, 2022 2:17 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 14:17 GMT)
1.2

6.2 km
Iceland: 10.4 Km SSW of Geirfugladrangur MoreMap
May 24, 2022 1:56 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 13:56 GMT)
1.4

7.8 km
Iceland: 7.7 Km N of Geysir MoreMap
May 24, 2022 1:39 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 13:39 GMT)
1.1

8.3 km
Iceland: 7.8 Km NNE of Eldey MoreMap
May 24, 2022 1:26 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 13:26 GMT)
1.3

4.7 km
Iceland: 4.0 Km NNE of Grindavík MoreMap
May 24, 2022 1:18 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 13:18 GMT)
1.7

4.6 km
Iceland: 4.0 Km NE of Grindavík MoreMap
May 24, 2022 1:13 pm (GMT +0) (May 24, 2022 13:13 GMT)
1.4

5.3 km
Iceland: 2.3 Km NE of Grindavík MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 3.4 x 109 joules (958 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.824 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Grindavik Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Grindavik?

The last earthquake in Grindavik occurred 2 hours and 38 minutes ago: Minor mag. 1.3 earthquake - Iceland: 2.4 Km NNE of Grindavík on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 8:05 pm (GMT +0).

How many quakes were there in Grindavik today?

In the past 24 hours, Grindavik, Southern Peninsula, Iceland had 63 quakes up to magnitude 2.9.

What was the strongest quake in Grindavik today?

The strongest earthquake in Grindavik today occurred 14 hours ago: Light mag. 2.9 earthquake - Iceland: 5.1 Km NNE of Grindavík on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 8:26 am (GMT +0).

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