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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) (24 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Tue, 17 Jan 19:07 UTC (GMT)
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Sun, 15 Jan
Sun, 15 Jan 20:12 UTCM 0.8 / 1.1 km - [info]Krísuvík (3 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.9 km N of Krýsuvík
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Sun, 15 Jan 20:12 UTCM 1.2 / 0.1 km - [info]Krísuvík (3 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.0 km NNE of Krýsuvík
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Sun, 15 Jan 12:25 UTCM 1.6 / 8 km - [info]Reykjanes (15 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.4 km W of Reykjanestá
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Sun, 15 Jan 10:31 UTCM 0.6 / 5.5 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.2 km N of Reykjanestá
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Sun, 15 Jan 10:31 UTCM 2.1 / 6.6 km - [info]Reykjanes (13 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.1 km NW of Reykjanestá
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Sat, 14 Jan (7 earthquakes)
Sat, 14 Jan 23:40 UTCM 0.5 / 1.1 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (5 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland6.7 km SW of Bláfjallaskáli
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Sat, 14 Jan 22:48 UTCM 0.1 / 7.5 km - [info]Krísuvík (1 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.0 km NNW of Krýsuvík
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Sat, 14 Jan 22:48 UTCM 0.9 / 6.2 km - [info]Krísuvík (0 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.6 km ESE of Keilir
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Sat, 14 Jan 06:52 UTCM 0.8 / 5.4 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)1.8 km SW of Fagradalsfjall
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Sat, 14 Jan 05:54 UTCM 0.6 / 4.8 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.1 km N of Reykjanestá
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Sat, 14 Jan 02:31 UTCM 0.1 / 4 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.0 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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Sat, 14 Jan 02:31 UTCM 1.1 / 4.7 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.3 km NE of Reykjanestá
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Fri, 13 Jan
Fri, 13 Jan 02:44 UTCM 1.3 / 7.6 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.3 km ESE of Fagradalsfjall
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Fri, 13 Jan 00:43 UTCM 0.7 / 5.6 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.6 km E of Krýsuvík
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Thu, 12 Jan
Thu, 12 Jan 18:28 UTCM 1.3 / 5.6 km - [info]Reykjanes (25 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.9 km NNE of Eldey
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Thu, 12 Jan 18:28 UTCM 1.8 / 3.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (25 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)7.0 km ESE of Eldey
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Wed, 11 Jan (8 earthquakes)
Wed, 11 Jan 19:26 UTCM 1.5 / 5.3 km - [info]Reykjanes (5 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.4 km WNW of Grindavík
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Wed, 11 Jan 16:00 UTCM 0.4 / 1.1 km - [info]Hengill (19 km)5.3 km NE of Geldinganes
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Wed, 11 Jan 15:44 UTCM 0.4 / 10.9 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (5 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland6.7 km SW of Bláfjallaskáli
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Wed, 11 Jan 15:44 UTCM 1.0 / 10.9 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (5 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland6.2 km SW of Bláfjallaskáli
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Wed, 11 Jan 15:14 UTCM 1.5 / 4.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (3 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.5 km WNW of Grindavík
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Wed, 11 Jan 15:14 UTCM 0.7 / 4.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (8 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.5 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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Wed, 11 Jan 04:00 UTCM 0.6 / 11.4 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (5 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland7.1 km WSW of Bláfjallaskáli
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Wed, 11 Jan 02:41 UTCM 1.3 / 4.8 km - [info]Reykjanes (4 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.0 km WNW of Grindavík
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