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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) (45 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Wed, 18 Jul 03:15 UTC (GMT)
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Tue, 17 Jul (19 earthquakes)
Tue, 17 Jul 19:17 UTCM 0.6 / 4 km - [info]Hengill (20 km)3.3 km SE of Geldinganes
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Tue, 17 Jul 18:46 UTCM 0.3 / 0.7 km - [info]Hengill (20 km)2.9 km SE of Geldinganes
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Tue, 17 Jul 18:21 UTCM 0.1 / 1.1 km - [info]Hengill (20 km)5.4 km NNE of Geldinganes
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Tue, 17 Jul 14:38 UTCM 1.5 / 9.9 km - [info]Reykjanes (24 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)4.9 km N of Eldey
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Tue, 17 Jul 11:28 UTCM 1.2 / 10.2 km - [info]Reykjanes (21 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.4 km NNE of Eldey
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Tue, 17 Jul 11:27 UTCM 1.7 / 9 km - [info]Reykjanes (23 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.5 km N of Eldey
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Tue, 17 Jul 11:26 UTCM 1.0 / 9.6 km - [info]Reykjanes (22 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.3 km NNE of Eldey
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Tue, 17 Jul 11:25 UTCM 1.3 / 9.8 km - [info]Reykjanes (24 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.5 km NNE of Eldey
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Tue, 17 Jul 11:00 UTCM 1.2 / 10.3 km - [info]Reykjanes (22 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.4 km NNE of Eldey
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Tue, 17 Jul 10:57 UTCM 1.7 / 9.8 km - [info]Reykjanes (23 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.0 km N of Eldey
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Tue, 17 Jul 10:12 UTCM 1.7 / 8.4 km - [info]Reykjanes (27 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.0 km NNE of Eldey
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Tue, 17 Jul 06:49 UTCM 1.1 / 10.7 km - [info]Reykjanes (21 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.8 km NNE of Eldey
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Tue, 17 Jul 06:39 UTCM 1.5 / 4.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.2 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Tue, 17 Jul 06:35 UTCM 0.8 / 9.7 km - [info]Reykjanes (22 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.4 km NNE of Eldey
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Tue, 17 Jul 04:44 UTCM 1.7 / 8.8 km - [info]Reykjanes (24 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)4.0 km ENE of Eldey
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Tue, 17 Jul 04:43 UTCM 1.2 / 8.7 km - [info]Reykjanes (24 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.6 km ENE of Eldey
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Tue, 17 Jul 03:28 UTCM 1.6 / 11.2 km - [info]Reykjanes (23 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.4 km NNE of Eldey
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Tue, 17 Jul 03:28 UTCM 0.9 / 9.4 km - [info]Reykjanes (23 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.5 km NNE of Eldey
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Tue, 17 Jul 02:27 UTCM 2.4 / 10.5 km - [info]Reykjanes (25 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)4.3 km N of Eldey
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(2670.1 km ESE from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Mon, 16 Jul
Mon, 16 Jul 18:54 UTCM 0.7 / 4.4 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.7 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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Mon, 16 Jul 18:29 UTCM 0.3 / 3.9 km - [info]Reykjanes (10 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)4.6 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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Mon, 16 Jul 00:57 UTCM 1.0 / 3.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (4 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)4.5 km N of Grindavík
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Mon, 16 Jul 00:57 UTCM 1.4 / 5.5 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.7 km NW of Reykjanestá
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Sun, 15 Jul (10 earthquakes)
Sun, 15 Jul 23:49 UTCM 0.3 / 7 km - [info]Krísuvík (10 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.5 km SW of Fagradalsfjall
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Sun, 15 Jul 22:40 UTCM 2.0 / 5.3 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.0 km NW of Reykjanestá
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Sun, 15 Jul 22:23 UTCM 1.7 / 8.2 km - [info]Reykjanes (8 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)8.0 km N of Reykjanestá
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Sun, 15 Jul 22:23 UTCM 1.1 / 5.4 km - [info]Reykjanes (13 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)4.3 km NW of Reykjanestá
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Sun, 15 Jul 22:11 UTCM 0.6 / 5.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (19 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)9.5 km WNW of Reykjanestá
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Sun, 15 Jul 21:04 UTCM 0.8 / 0.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (15 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.6 km N of Reykjanestá
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Sun, 15 Jul 16:31 UTCM 1.0 / 8.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.7 km ENE of Keilir
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Sun, 15 Jul 03:11 UTCM 1.8 / 12.5 km - [info]Reykjanes (23 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.6 km N of Eldey
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Sun, 15 Jul 00:49 UTCM 1.7 / 1.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (20 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)9.2 km SSE of Reykjanestá
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Sun, 15 Jul 00:19 UTCM 1.3 / 1.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (23 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)10.3 km S of Reykjanestá
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Sat, 14 Jul
Sat, 14 Jul 23:58 UTCM 1.5 / 6 km - [info]Reykjanes (26 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)8.8 km SE of Eldey
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Sat, 14 Jul 17:26 UTCM 1.1 / 4.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.4 km SSE of Fagradalsfjall
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Sat, 14 Jul 17:26 UTCM 0.6 / 3.5 km - [info]Krísuvík (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.0 km SSE of Fagradalsfjall
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Sat, 14 Jul 11:30 UTCM 0.1 / 3.6 km - [info]Krísuvík (12 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.7 km S of Fagradalsfjall
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Sat, 14 Jul 04:27 UTCM 0.4 / 3.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.4 km SSW of Keilir
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Fri, 13 Jul
Fri, 13 Jul 16:11 UTCM 1.5 / 7.6 km - [info]Reykjanes (8 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.6 km NE of Reykjanestá
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Fri, 13 Jul 12:59 UTCM 1.8 / 5.8 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.5 km NW of Reykjanestá
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Fri, 13 Jul 12:56 UTCM 2.0 / 5.7 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.3 km NW of Reykjanestá
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Fri, 13 Jul 03:56 UTCM 0.6 / 4.5 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.2 km NNE of Krýsuvík
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Fri, 13 Jul 03:10 UTCM 0.9 / 6.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (10 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.0 km SSW of Fagradalsfjall
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Wed, 11 Jul
Wed, 11 Jul 22:46 UTCM 0.7 / 9.1 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (6 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland5.5 km SW of Bláfjallaskáli
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Wed, 11 Jul 22:46 UTCM 0.2 / 11.6 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (5 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland6.1 km SW of Bláfjallaskáli
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