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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) (12 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Fri, 19 Apr 04:23 UTC (GMT)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocationMapSource
Fri, 19 Apr 2019
Fri, 19 Apr 02:48 UTCM 1.4 / 2.6 km - [info]Krísuvík (3 km) - Southwestern Iceland 3.4 km NNE of Krýsuvík (Iceland)
[Map]
IMO
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 (6 earthquakes)
Thu, 18 Apr 18:47 UTCM 1.1 / 9.9 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (5 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland 7.9 km SW of Bláfjallaskáli (Iceland)
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IMO
Thu, 18 Apr 03:15 UTCM 0.5 / 5.2 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland) 3.8 km NNW of Reykjanestá (Iceland)
[Map]
IMO
Thu, 18 Apr 02:58 UTCM 0.7 / 4.7 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland) 4.4 km N of Reykjanestá (Iceland)
[Map]
IMO
Thu, 18 Apr 02:52 UTCM 1.5 / 1.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (4 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland) 6.9 km N of Grindavík (Iceland)
[Map]
IMO
Thu, 18 Apr 02:52 UTCM 2.2 / 5.5 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland) 3.8 km N of Reykjanestá (Iceland)
[Map]
IMO
Thu, 18 Apr 02:51 UTCM 0.6 / 11.3 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (4 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland 10.0 km SSW of Bláfjallaskáli (Iceland)
[Map]
IMO
Wed, 17 Apr 2019
Wed, 17 Apr 00:04 UTCM 1.5 / 3.9 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland) 0.9 km NW of Reykjanestá (Iceland)
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IMO
Sat, 13 Apr 2019
Sat, 13 Apr 17:09 UTCM 1.6 / 9.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland 4.6 km NE of Krýsuvík (Iceland)
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IMO
Sat, 13 Apr 10:54 UTCM 0.6 / 2.4 km - [info]Reykjanes (5 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland) 8.9 km NNE of Reykjanestá (Iceland)
[Map]
IMO
Sat, 13 Apr 07:21 UTCM 0.5 / 2.3 km - [info]Krísuvík (3 km) - Southwestern Iceland 1.5 km ENE of Keilir (Iceland)
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IMO
Fri, 12 Apr 2019
Fri, 12 Apr 10:32 UTCM 1.1 / 2.6 km - [info]Reykjanes (7 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland) 6.7 km NNE of Reykjanestá (Iceland)
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IMO

 

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