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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: Fri, 22 Sep 13:25 UTC (GMT)
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Wed, 20 Sep (7 earthquakes)
Wed, 20 Sep 22:59 UTCM 1.5 / 7.4 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (6 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland6.4 km ENE of Krýsuvík
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Wed, 20 Sep 22:54 UTCM 0.4 / 7 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (6 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland6.2 km ENE of Krýsuvík
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Wed, 20 Sep 22:54 UTCM 0.7 / 8 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (6 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland6.3 km ENE of Krýsuvík
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Wed, 20 Sep 11:08 UTCM 0.5 / 8.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland8.2 km ENE of Keilir
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Wed, 20 Sep 10:02 UTCM 1.2 / 3.3 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.7 km NNE of Krýsuvík
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Wed, 20 Sep 10:02 UTCM 0.9 / 3.4 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.9 km NNE of Krýsuvík
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Wed, 20 Sep 06:51 UTCM 0.8 / 0.1 km - [info]Krísuvík (8 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.5 km ENE of Fagradalsfjall
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Tue, 19 Sep (13 earthquakes)
Tue, 19 Sep 23:35 UTCM 0.3 / 6.4 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland5.0 km NNE of Krýsuvík
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Tue, 19 Sep 17:21 UTCM 0.4 / 9.7 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (6 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland5.3 km SW of Bláfjallaskáli
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Tue, 19 Sep 15:19 UTCM 1.3 / 1.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (28 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.1 km ENE of Geirfuglasker
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Tue, 19 Sep 15:17 UTCM 1.6 / 6.7 km - [info]Reykjanes (38 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)1.8 km NE of Geirfuglasker
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Tue, 19 Sep 07:23 UTCM 0.8 / 5.3 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)0.6 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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Tue, 19 Sep 04:11 UTCM 0.2 / 6.3 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.2 km SW of Fagradalsfjall
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Tue, 19 Sep 04:01 UTCM 1.1 / 5.3 km - [info]Reykjanes (13 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)0.9 km ENE of Reykjanestá
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Tue, 19 Sep 04:01 UTCM 0.7 / 4.7 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)1.3 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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Tue, 19 Sep 03:10 UTCM 1.3 / 5.2 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)0.6 km NE of Reykjanestá
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Tue, 19 Sep 02:34 UTCM 0.5 / 4.2 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)1.8 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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Tue, 19 Sep 02:31 UTCM 0.7 / 4.5 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)1.4 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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Tue, 19 Sep 00:44 UTCM 0.5 / 4.4 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)1.8 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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Tue, 19 Sep 00:43 UTCM 0.7 / 4.9 km - [info]Reykjanes (13 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)1.0 km NE of Reykjanestá
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Mon, 18 Sep
Mon, 18 Sep 18:10 UTCM 0.9 / 3.6 km - [info]Reykjanes (2 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)8.4 km NNW of Grindavík
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Sun, 17 Sep
Sun, 17 Sep 08:32 UTCM 1.2 / 1.1 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland7.9 km WSW of Bláfjallaskáli
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Sun, 17 Sep 08:32 UTCM 1.7 / 7.2 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland5.6 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Sun, 17 Sep 06:05 UTCM 1.0 / 1.2 km - [info]Reykjanes (10 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)4.0 km SW of Fagradalsfjall
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