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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) (16 quakes)

 | latest | archive: show
Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Wed, 17 Oct 07:14 UTC (GMT)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocationMapSource
Mon, 15 Oct
Mon, 15 Oct 01:28 UTCM 0.4 / 8 km - [info]Krísuvík (3 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.3 km NNW of Krýsuvík
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IMO
Sun, 14 Oct
Sun, 14 Oct 17:01 UTCM 0.6 / 5.5 km - [info]Krísuvík (1 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.1 km NNW of Krýsuvík
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IMO
Sun, 14 Oct 14:29 UTCM 0.7 / 2.5 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland0.5 km ESE of Krýsuvík
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IMO
Sun, 14 Oct 13:30 UTCM 1.6 / 4.5 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.2 km NNW of Krýsuvík
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IMO
Sun, 14 Oct 10:09 UTCM 1.4 / 11.5 km - [info] (40 km)8.0 km NNW of Geirfuglasker
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IMO
Sun, 14 Oct 01:27 UTCM 1.4 / 9.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (21 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.8 km NE of Eldey
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IMO
Sat, 13 Oct
Sat, 13 Oct 10:53 UTCM 1.0 / 7 km - [info]Krísuvík (10 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.1 km SSW of Fagradalsfjall
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IMO
Sat, 13 Oct 10:15 UTCM 0.8 / 5.3 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.0 km SSW of Fagradalsfjall
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IMO
Sat, 13 Oct 10:04 UTCM 1.6 / 7.7 km - [info]Krísuvík (10 km) - Southwestern Iceland0.7 km WSW of Fagradalsfjall
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IMO
Sat, 13 Oct 03:56 UTCM 0.5 / 4.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.2 km WNW of Krýsuvík
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IMO
Fri, 12 Oct
Fri, 12 Oct 14:09 UTCM 1.2 / 9.8 km - [info]Hengill (22 km)6.5 km N of Geldinganes
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IMO
Thu, 11 Oct
Thu, 11 Oct 01:58 UTCM 0.2 / 3.7 km - [info]Reykjanes (7 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)7.2 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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IMO
Thu, 11 Oct 01:42 UTCM 0.3 / 5.9 km - [info]Reykjanes (7 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.8 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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IMO
Wed, 10 Oct
Wed, 10 Oct 21:55 UTCM 1.0 / 10.7 km - [info]Reykjanes (2 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.9 km NW of Grindavík
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IMO
Wed, 10 Oct 13:34 UTCM 0.6 / 1.6 km - [info]Krísuvík (8 km) - Southwestern Iceland6.2 km WSW of Helgafell
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IMO
Wed, 10 Oct 13:10 UTCM 0.5 / 7.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (7 km) - Southwestern Iceland5.7 km NE of Krýsuvík
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IMO

 

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