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Sunday, Oct 13, 2013
A shallow (10 km) magnitude 4.8 earthquake with many pre- and aftershocks (or a seismic swarm) occurred this morning (Sun) at 07:34 UTC at the SW tip of the Reykjanes peninsula, on the SW active rift zone. The swarm of earthquakes included several quakes of magnitude 3 and higher. The strongest earthquake was widely felt in SE Iceland. ... [more]
Earthquakes on and around Iceland on 30 Aug - the Kolbeinsey Ridge is the area with the yellow dots to the north (map: Icelandic Met Office)
Friday, Aug 31, 2012
Yesterday, there was a lot of earthquake activity on Iceland. At noon, a swarm with about 50 quakes partly preceded and followed a magnitude 4.2 quake at 5.8 km depth beneath the Reykjanes peninsula, near the axis of the the SW volcanic rift zone. Most quakes were between magnitudes 1-2 and at around 5 km depth. ... [more]
 

Reykjanes volcano

Crater rows 230 m / 755 ft, Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland), 63.89°N / -22.52°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (21 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Mon, 23 Apr 23:18 UTC (GMT)
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Mon, 23 Apr
Mon, 23 Apr 06:37 UTCM 0.9 / 5.3 km - [info]Reykjanes (19 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.3 km SW of Reykjanestá
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Mon, 23 Apr 06:37 UTCM 1.2 / 4.9 km - [info]Reykjanes (21 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.9 km SW of Reykjanestá
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Mon, 23 Apr 01:24 UTCM 0.4 / 10.3 km - [info]Krísuvík (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.0 km ENE of Keilir
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Sun, 22 Apr (14 earthquakes)
Sun, 22 Apr 21:41 UTCM 1.4 / 11.3 km - [info] (33 km)3.7 km NNE of Geirfuglasker
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Sun, 22 Apr 12:59 UTCM 0.6 / 10.2 km - [info]Krísuvík (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.1 km ENE of Keilir
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Sun, 22 Apr 12:43 UTCM 0.5 / 12.5 km - [info]Krísuvík (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.0 km ENE of Keilir
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Sun, 22 Apr 12:38 UTCM 1.8 / 7.3 km - [info]Krísuvík (1 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.1 km E of Keilir
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Sun, 22 Apr 12:31 UTCM 0.4 / 8.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (1 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.1 km E of Keilir
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Sun, 22 Apr 12:31 UTCM 0.6 / 10.1 km - [info]Krísuvík (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.0 km E of Keilir
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Sun, 22 Apr 12:20 UTCM 1.6 / 7.6 km - [info]Krísuvík (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.2 km E of Keilir
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Sun, 22 Apr 11:35 UTCM 0.3 / 8.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (1 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.1 km E of Keilir
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Sun, 22 Apr 11:30 UTCM 0.9 / 10.3 km - [info]Krísuvík (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.8 km ESE of Keilir
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Sun, 22 Apr 11:27 UTCM 0.9 / 9.4 km - [info]Krísuvík (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.0 km E of Keilir
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Sun, 22 Apr 10:36 UTCM 1.3 / 9.3 km - [info]Krísuvík (1 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.0 km E of Keilir
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Sun, 22 Apr 10:31 UTCM 0.8 / 10 km - [info]Krísuvík (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.3 km ENE of Keilir
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Sun, 22 Apr 10:29 UTCM 0.8 / 8.1 km - [info]Krísuvík (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.5 km ENE of Keilir
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Sun, 22 Apr 10:28 UTCM 2.4 / 8.7 km - [info]Krísuvík (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.1 km E of Keilir
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Sat, 21 Apr
Sat, 21 Apr 08:29 UTCM 0.2 / 1 km - [info]Reykjanes (9 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.4 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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Fri, 20 Apr
Fri, 20 Apr 16:27 UTCM 0.8 / 10.2 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (6 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland6.8 km SSW of Bláfjallaskáli
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Wed, 18 Apr
Wed, 18 Apr 14:09 UTCM 1.1 / 3.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland5.6 km WSW of Helgafell
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Wed, 18 Apr 03:19 UTCM 0.8 / 6.6 km - [info]Reykjanes (8 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.4 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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