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Latest quakes in or near Southern Peninsula, Iceland, in the past 24 hours on Saturday, May 28, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 28, 2022 14:55 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 4 quakes above magnitude 2
  • 95 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 24 hours, Southern Peninsula had 4 quakes of magnitude 2.0 or above. There were also 95 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.

Latest quake: Mag. 1.3 | Iceland: 37.5 Km S of Þorlákshöfn -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 2.6 | Iceland: 7.5 Km ENE of Krýsuvík -

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

Past 24 hours:35 quakes | 4 quakes M2+
Past 7 days:431 quakes | 59 quakes M2+ | 5 quakes M3+
Past 30 days:1,989 quakes | 321 quakes M2+ | 42 quakes M3+ | 3 quakes M4+
Past 90 days:3,188 quakes | 491 quakes M2+ | 61 quakes M3+ | 5 quakes M4+
Past 365 days:13,072 quakes | 1,978 quakes M2+ | 244 quakes M3+ | 31 quakes M4+ | 3 quakes M5+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.8 or higher (56 out of 99 quakes, show more):
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Depth
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Saturday, May 28, 2022 GMT (41 quakes)
May 28, 2022 1:44 pm (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 13:44 GMT)
1.3

2 km
Iceland: 37.5 Km S of Þorlákshöfn MoreMap
May 28, 2022 12:54 pm (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 12:54 GMT)
1.4

4.8 km
Iceland: 2.7 Km NE of Grindavík MoreMap
May 28, 2022 12:47 pm (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 12:47 GMT)
1.3

7 km
Iceland: 7.9 Km NNE of Eldey MoreMap
May 28, 2022 12:47 pm (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 12:47 GMT)
1.6

6.6 km
Iceland: 6.9 Km W of Reykjanestá MoreMap
May 28, 2022 11:49 am (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 11:49 GMT)
1.1

3.9 km
Iceland: 1.4 Km N of Grindavík MoreMap
May 28, 2022 11:42 am (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 11:42 GMT)
1.0

4.3 km
Iceland: 2.7 Km NE of Grindavík MoreMap
May 28, 2022 11:32 am (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 11:32 GMT)
1.3

5.1 km
Iceland: 4.3 Km NE of Grindavík MoreMap
May 28, 2022 11:20 am (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 11:20 GMT)
1.2

0.1 km
Iceland: 3.2 Km ESE of Hellisheiðarvirkjun MoreMap
May 28, 2022 11:08 am (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 11:08 GMT)
1.4

4.5 km
Iceland: 3.9 Km N of Grindavík MoreMap
May 28, 2022 11:07 am (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 11:07 GMT)
1.0

4.9 km
Iceland: 2.4 Km NE of Grindavík MoreMap
May 28, 2022 11:03 am (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 11:03 GMT)
2.2

4 km
Iceland: 2.5 Km NNW of Skálafell MoreMap
May 28, 2022 11:03 am (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 11:03 GMT)
1.2

3.3 km
Iceland: 2.4 Km NNW of Skálafell MoreMap
May 28, 2022 11:00 am (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 11:00 GMT)
1.7

7.1 km
Iceland: 6.8 Km ENE of Krýsuvík MoreMap
May 28, 2022 10:59 am (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 10:59 GMT)
2.6

5.1 km
Iceland: 7.5 Km ENE of Krýsuvík
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May 28, 2022 10:57 am (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 10:57 GMT)
0.9

4.2 km
Iceland: 2.8 Km NE of Grindavík MoreMap
May 28, 2022 10:56 am (GMT +0) (May 28, 2022 10:56 GMT)
0.9

5 km
Iceland: 2.7 Km NE of Grindavík MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.1 x 109 joules (309 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.266 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Southern Peninsula Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Southern Peninsula?

The last earthquake in Southern Peninsula occurred 1 hour and 11 minutes ago: Minor mag. 1.3 earthquake - Iceland: 37.5 Km S of Þorlákshöfn on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 1:44 pm (GMT +0).

How many quakes were there in Southern Peninsula today?

In the past 24 hours, Southern Peninsula, Iceland had 56 quakes up to magnitude 2.6.

What was the strongest quake in Southern Peninsula today?

The strongest earthquake in Southern Peninsula today occurred 4 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Iceland: 7.5 Km ENE of Krýsuvík on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 10:59 am (GMT +0).

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