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The Húsavík-Flatey (HFF)  transform faut and location of earthquakes in the TFZ (IMO)
Saturday, Oct 05, 2013
The earthquake swarm has decreased in intensity. At least some scientists believe that the cause has been a magmatic intrusion in Iceland's northern rift zone that activated the Húsavík-Flatey (HFF) transform fault at the southern limit of the TFZ where the earthquakes were concentrated. [more]
Location of recent quakes at the TFZ
Tuesday, Oct 01, 2013
An intense earthquake swarm has been going on offshore North Iceland, 10 km NW of Gjögurtá, since 25 September. This morning, 2 earthquakes reaching magnitude 3 and 3.2 occurred at 06:14 and 07:41. In total, more than 1000 quakes have been recorded by IMO. ... [more]
 

Tjörnes Fracture Zone volcano

submarine volcano unknown summit elevation, North of Iceland, 66.3°N / -17.1°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (61 quakes)

 | latest | archive: show
Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Tue, 16 Oct 22:37 UTC (GMT)
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Tue, 16 Oct
Tue, 16 Oct 15:53 UTCM 1.1 / 9.8 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (16 km) - North of Iceland14.3 km WSW of Kópasker
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Tue, 16 Oct 11:42 UTCM 0.3 / 1.1 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (17 km) - North of Iceland14.7 km WSW of Kópasker
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Tue, 16 Oct 03:11 UTCM 0.6 / 2.7 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (19 km) - North of Iceland10.9 km WSW of Kópasker
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Tue, 16 Oct 03:11 UTCM 0.9 / 5 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (18 km) - North of Iceland11.6 km WSW of Kópasker
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Tue, 16 Oct 00:05 UTCM 1.0 / 5.3 km - [info] (49 km)7.7 km NNW of Gjögurtá
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Mon, 15 Oct (19 earthquakes)
Mon, 15 Oct 23:19 UTCM 1.5 / 1.1 km - [info] (30 km)13.3 km NE of Grímsey
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Mon, 15 Oct 23:19 UTCM 1.1 / 10.1 km - [info]Kolbeinsey Ridge (26 km) - North of Iceland, Iceland12.2 km NNE of Grímsey
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Mon, 15 Oct 22:44 UTCM 1.5 / 12.7 km - [info] (38 km)18.6 km NNW of Flatey
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Mon, 15 Oct 22:44 UTCM 1.2 / 13.6 km - [info] (38 km)18.4 km NNW of Flatey
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Mon, 15 Oct 17:02 UTCM 1.2 / 3.6 km - [info] (42 km)18.6 km ENE of Akureyri
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Mon, 15 Oct 15:54 UTCM 1.1 / 10.3 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (26 km) - North of Iceland23.6 km ESE of Grímsey
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Mon, 15 Oct 15:41 UTCM 1.2 / 1.1 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (27 km) - North of Iceland23.1 km ESE of Grímsey
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Mon, 15 Oct 14:47 UTCM 1.5 / 8.4 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (17 km) - North of Iceland14.5 km WSW of Kópasker
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Mon, 15 Oct 13:29 UTCM 1.1 / 5.2 km - [info] (99 km)23.0 km ENE of Sauðárkrókur
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Mon, 15 Oct 12:37 UTCM 0.4 / 6.7 km - [info]Theistareykjarbunga (25 km)11.3 km NNW of Ásbyrgi
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Mon, 15 Oct 11:35 UTCM 1.2 / 1.8 km - [info] (66 km)9.0 km NW of Akureyri
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Mon, 15 Oct 09:59 UTCM 0.6 / 7.3 km - [info]Theistareykjarbunga (25 km)10.3 km NNW of Ásbyrgi
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Mon, 15 Oct 09:59 UTCM 0.8 / 6.3 km - [info]Theistareykjarbunga (25 km)10.8 km NNW of Ásbyrgi
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Mon, 15 Oct 09:38 UTCM 0.7 / 5.7 km - [info]Theistareykjarbunga (25 km)10.8 km NNW of Ásbyrgi
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Mon, 15 Oct 02:35 UTCM 0.9 / 8.8 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (18 km) - North of Iceland14.3 km WSW of Kópasker
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Mon, 15 Oct 02:35 UTCM 0.4 / 5.6 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (17 km) - North of Iceland14.4 km WSW of Kópasker
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Mon, 15 Oct 01:18 UTCM 0.9 / 6.9 km - [info] (38 km)16.3 km SSE of Grímsey
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Mon, 15 Oct 01:18 UTCM 0.7 / 9.9 km - [info] (37 km)15.8 km SSE of Grímsey
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Mon, 15 Oct 00:26 UTCM 1.3 / 7.8 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (12 km) - North of Iceland31.4 km WNW of Kópasker
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Sun, 14 Oct (7 earthquakes)
Sun, 14 Oct 17:45 UTCM 2.1 / 11.1 km - [info]Kolbeinsey Ridge (15 km) - North of Iceland, Iceland34.5 km NNW of Grímsey
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Sun, 14 Oct 10:03 UTCM 0.2 / 4 km - [info]Theistareykjarbunga (7 km)1.9 km SW of Þeistareykir
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Sun, 14 Oct 10:03 UTCM 0.8 / 3.7 km - [info]Theistareykjarbunga (7 km)1.7 km SW of Þeistareykir
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Sun, 14 Oct 07:13 UTCM 0.8 / 3.8 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (11 km) - North of Iceland19.5 km NNE of Húsavík
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Sun, 14 Oct 07:13 UTCM 0.6 / 11.4 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (10 km) - North of Iceland20.7 km NNE of Húsavík
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Sun, 14 Oct 05:02 UTCM 0.7 / 10 km - [info] (44 km)15.2 km NW of Gjögurtá
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Sun, 14 Oct 02:01 UTCM 1.8 / 10 km - [info] (33 km)11.9 km ENE of Grímsey
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Sat, 13 Oct
Sat, 13 Oct 06:28 UTCM 0.6 / 6.7 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (20 km) - North of Iceland20.5 km SW of Kópasker
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Sat, 13 Oct 06:14 UTCM 0.5 / 9.6 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (18 km) - North of Iceland19.9 km SW of Kópasker
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Fri, 12 Oct (6 earthquakes)
Fri, 12 Oct 18:07 UTCM 0.5 / 9.4 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (29 km) - North of Iceland7.8 km ENE of Flatey
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Fri, 12 Oct 17:38 UTCM 0.3 / 2.7 km - [info]Theistareykjarbunga (6 km)1.5 km SW of Þeistareykir
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Fri, 12 Oct 02:12 UTCM 0.8 / 5.4 km - [info] (47 km)9.9 km NW of Gjögurtá
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Fri, 12 Oct 02:12 UTCM 0.4 / 10.2 km - [info] (48 km)9.4 km NW of Gjögurtá
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Fri, 12 Oct 01:51 UTCM 0.2 / 4.4 km - [info]Theistareykjarbunga (6 km)0.8 km SW of Þeistareykir
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Fri, 12 Oct 01:51 UTCM 0.3 / 5 km - [info]Theistareykjarbunga (6 km)1.3 km SW of Þeistareykir
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Thu, 11 Oct (14 earthquakes)
Thu, 11 Oct 23:23 UTCM 0.9 / 3.7 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (19 km) - North of Iceland11.3 km WSW of Kópasker
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Thu, 11 Oct 23:23 UTCM 0.7 / 3.6 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (16 km) - North of Iceland13.5 km W of Kópasker
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Thu, 11 Oct 23:16 UTCM 0.6 / 8.4 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (17 km) - North of Iceland13.9 km WNW of Kópasker
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Thu, 11 Oct 23:06 UTCM 1.1 / 4.7 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (15 km) - North of Iceland13.5 km W of Kópasker
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Thu, 11 Oct 23:05 UTCM 0.8 / 4.4 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (16 km) - North of Iceland13.4 km W of Kópasker
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Thu, 11 Oct 16:43 UTCM 1.1 / 10 km - [info] (36 km)12.2 km ESE of Grímsey
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Thu, 11 Oct 16:43 UTCM 1.5 / 5.1 km - [info] (37 km)16.3 km E of Grímsey
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Thu, 11 Oct 13:59 UTCM 0.8 / 1.6 km - [info]Krafla (1 km) - Northeastern Iceland2.2 km WNW of Kröfluvirkjun
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Thu, 11 Oct 13:59 UTCM 1.2 / 1.8 km - [info]Krafla (2 km) - Northeastern Iceland2.0 km W of Kröfluvirkjun
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Thu, 11 Oct 13:49 UTCM 0.1 / 7.3 km - [info] (41 km)20.3 km E of Grenivík
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Thu, 11 Oct 09:23 UTCM 1.0 / 10.2 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (29 km) - North of Iceland20.7 km ESE of Grímsey
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Thu, 11 Oct 08:10 UTCM 0.8 / 7.5 km - [info] (34 km)10.0 km E of Grímsey
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Thu, 11 Oct 06:23 UTCM 1.5 / 1 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (9 km) - North of Iceland32.1 km NE of Flatey
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Thu, 11 Oct 06:23 UTCM 1.2 / 13 km - [info]Tjörnes Fracture Zone (12 km) - North of Iceland32.0 km NE of Flatey
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Wed, 10 Oct (8 earthquakes)
Wed, 10 Oct 16:02 UTCM 0.4 / 6.9 km - [info]Krafla (2 km) - Northeastern Iceland1.5 km W of Kröfluvirkjun
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Wed, 10 Oct 14:00 UTCM 1.6 / 13.1 km - [info] (32 km)5.9 km E of Grímsey
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Wed, 10 Oct 06:38 UTCM 0.1 / 0.8 km - [info]Krafla (3 km) - Northeastern Iceland1.2 km S of Kröfluvirkjun
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Wed, 10 Oct 06:23 UTCM 0.8 / 14 km - [info] (36 km)25.5 km NNE of Siglufjörður
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Wed, 10 Oct 06:19 UTCM 1.3 / 1.6 km - [info] (36 km)26.4 km N of Siglufjörður
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Wed, 10 Oct 06:19 UTCM 1.7 / 1.3 km - [info] (35 km)27.0 km N of Siglufjörður
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Wed, 10 Oct 05:35 UTCM 0.4 / 6.8 km - [info] (47 km)7.0 km ENE of Gjögurtá
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Wed, 10 Oct 05:28 UTCM 1.1 / 7.6 km - [info] (46 km)7.8 km E of Gjögurtá
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