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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) (8 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Thu, 22 Feb 22:57 UTC (GMT)
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Tue, 20 Feb
Tue, 20 Feb 08:55 UTCM 0.6 / 9.9 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (6 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland5.4 km WSW of Bláfjallaskáli
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Tue, 20 Feb 00:11 UTCM 0.8 / 8.2 km - [info]Krísuvík (7 km) - Southwestern Iceland6.3 km NE of Krýsuvík
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IMO
Mon, 19 Feb
Mon, 19 Feb 20:40 UTCM 1.9 / 3.4 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.4 km E of Fagradalsfjall
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IMO
Mon, 19 Feb 10:31 UTCM 1.6 / 6.3 km - [info]Reykjanes (15 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)1.4 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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IMO
Sun, 18 Feb
Sun, 18 Feb 03:29 UTCM 0.6 / 10.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.9 km NE of Krýsuvík
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IMO
Sun, 18 Feb 03:07 UTCM 0.4 / 10.5 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.0 km NE of Krýsuvík
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IMO
Sat, 17 Feb
Sat, 17 Feb 20:59 UTCM 1.3 / 4.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.4 km NE of Krýsuvík
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IMO
Fri, 16 Feb
Fri, 16 Feb 22:40 UTCM 2.2 / 7.1 km - [info]Krísuvík (3 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.0 km ENE of Keilir
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