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Recent earthquakes under Herdubreid volcano
Monday, Oct 12, 2015
A shallow earthquake swarm has been occurring 25 km NE of the Aksja caldera since Thursday. ... [more]
Wednesday, Jul 23, 2014
A large landslide occurred from the southern wall of the Askja caldera yesterday night. The slide caused a large flood wave in the Öskjuvatn lake that also swept into the famous Viti crater. ... [more]
 

Askja volcano

Stratovolcano 1516 m (4,974 ft), Central Iceland, 65.03°N / -16.75°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (98 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Tue, 23 May 03:15 UTC (GMT)
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Mon, 22 May (7 earthquakes)
Mon, 22 May 18:36 UTCM 0.1 / 7 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (22 km) - Eastern Iceland16.3 km ENE of Kistufell
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Mon, 22 May 11:30 UTCM 1.1 / 14.2 km - [info]Askja (19 km) - Central Iceland5.8 km WSW of Herðubreið
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Mon, 22 May 11:30 UTCM 0.4 / 11.2 km - [info]Askja (20 km) - Central Iceland5.3 km WSW of Herðubreið
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Mon, 22 May 03:44 UTCM 0.1 / 5.4 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (21 km) - Eastern Iceland15.8 km ENE of Kistufell
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Mon, 22 May 03:32 UTCM 0.1 / 11.9 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland3.6 km S of Herðubreið
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Mon, 22 May 00:39 UTCM 0.1 / 7.2 km - [info]Askja (8 km) - Central Iceland1.1 km ENE of Dreki
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Mon, 22 May 00:17 UTCM 0.2 / 7.5 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland3.3 km SW of Herðubreið
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Sun, 21 May (11 earthquakes)
Sun, 21 May 22:39 UTCM 0.1 / 8.3 km - [info]Askja (21 km) - Central Iceland3.5 km SW of Herðubreið
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Sun, 21 May 22:38 UTCM 0.3 / 0.7 km - [info]Askja (20 km) - Central Iceland4.4 km SW of Herðubreið
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Sun, 21 May 22:36 UTCM 1.0 / 4.5 km - [info]Askja (21 km) - Central Iceland4.1 km SW of Herðubreið
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Sun, 21 May 22:36 UTCM 0.7 / 5.7 km - [info]Askja (21 km) - Central Iceland3.7 km SW of Herðubreið
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Sun, 21 May 22:23 UTCM 0.2 / 5.7 km - [info]Askja (4 km) - Central Iceland4.6 km WNW of Dreki
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Sun, 21 May 22:02 UTCM 0.3 / 2.8 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland2.7 km WSW of Herðubreið
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Sun, 21 May 21:59 UTCM 0.8 / 8 km - [info]Askja (20 km) - Central Iceland5.1 km SW of Herðubreið
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Sun, 21 May 21:59 UTCM 0.3 / 4.3 km - [info]Askja (21 km) - Central Iceland3.9 km SW of Herðubreið
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Sun, 21 May 14:53 UTCM 0.6 / 3.8 km - [info]Askja (5 km) - Central Iceland7.5 km NW of Dreki
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Sun, 21 May 14:18 UTCM 0.1 / 5.7 km - [info]Askja (20 km) - Central Iceland4.8 km SW of Herðubreið
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Sun, 21 May 03:21 UTCM 0.7 / 8.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (8 km) - Central Iceland6.4 km NNE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 20 May (23 earthquakes)
Sat, 20 May 23:57 UTCM 0.1 / 3.6 km - [info]Askja (4 km) - Central Iceland3.7 km WSW of Dreki
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Sat, 20 May 23:13 UTCM 1.0 / 3.9 km - [info]Askja (4 km) - Central Iceland3.6 km WSW of Dreki
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Sat, 20 May 21:58 UTCM 0.3 / 10 km - [info]Bardarbunga (8 km) - Central Iceland7.3 km NE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 20 May 21:07 UTCM 0.7 / 11.8 km - [info]Bardarbunga (7 km) - Central Iceland5.6 km NNE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 20 May 20:44 UTCM 1.6 / 9.5 km - [info]Bardarbunga (6 km) - Central Iceland5.6 km NE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 20 May 20:43 UTCM 0.8 / 5.8 km - [info]Bardarbunga (23 km) - Central Iceland3.3 km NW of Kistufell
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Sat, 20 May 20:39 UTCM 2.6 / 10.7 km - [info]Bardarbunga (8 km) - Central Iceland5.7 km NE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 20 May 20:37 UTCM 1.5 / 8 km - [info]Bardarbunga (6 km) - Central Iceland4.6 km NNE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 20 May 20:37 UTCM 1.4 / 9.2 km - [info]Bardarbunga (8 km) - Central Iceland7.3 km NE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 20 May 20:32 UTCM 3.8 / 7.4 km - [info]Bardarbunga (9 km) - Central Iceland5.4 km NE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 20 May 20:32 UTCM 3.3 / 7.4 km - [info]Bardarbunga (6 km) - Central Iceland5.4 km NE of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 20 May 17:40 UTCM 0.4 / 5.5 km - [info]Askja (28 km) - Central Iceland2.6 km W of Herðubreiðarlindir
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Sat, 20 May 13:17 UTCM 0.7 / 9 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (6 km) - Eastern Iceland6.5 km N of Kverkfjöll
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Sat, 20 May 12:42 UTCM 0.4 / 0.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (6 km) - Central Iceland5.1 km N of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 20 May 12:26 UTCM 0.7 / 8.6 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland2.8 km SW of Herðubreið
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Sat, 20 May 11:32 UTCM 0.3 / 12.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (7 km) - Central Iceland6.5 km NNW of Bárðarbunga
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Sat, 20 May 10:38 UTCM 0.1 / 12 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (19 km) - Eastern Iceland14.7 km E of Kistufell
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Sat, 20 May 09:08 UTCM 0.1 / 19.2 km - [info]Askja (12 km) - Central Iceland5.5 km NE of Dreki
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Sat, 20 May 08:06 UTCM 0.2 / 10.4 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (14 km) - Eastern Iceland13.9 km SE of Kistufell
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Sat, 20 May 07:36 UTCM 0.5 / 4.4 km - [info]Askja (3 km) - Central Iceland4.4 km WSW of Dreki
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Sat, 20 May 07:36 UTCM 0.7 / 3.5 km - [info]Askja (3 km) - Central Iceland4.3 km WSW of Dreki
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Sat, 20 May 06:10 UTCM 0.4 / 7.6 km - [info]Fremrinamur (20 km)10.6 km SW of Herðubreiðarfjöll
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Sat, 20 May 00:01 UTCM 0.1 / 6.3 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (23 km) - Eastern Iceland17.2 km ENE of Kistufell
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Fri, 19 May (32 earthquakes)
Fri, 19 May 20:39 UTCM 0.5 / 3.8 km - [info]Askja (4 km) - Central Iceland3.6 km WSW of Dreki
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Fri, 19 May 17:38 UTCM 0.4 / 2.7 km - [info]Askja (2 km) - Central Iceland4.6 km W of Dreki
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Fri, 19 May 17:38 UTCM 0.6 / 3.1 km - [info]Askja (3 km) - Central Iceland4.5 km W of Dreki
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Fri, 19 May 16:42 UTCM 1.1 / 3.6 km - [info]Askja (4 km) - Central Iceland3.5 km WSW of Dreki
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Fri, 19 May 16:07 UTCM 0.3 / 6.5 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland3.1 km WSW of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 16:02 UTCM 1.0 / 4.9 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland3.0 km W of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 16:02 UTCM 0.4 / 5.5 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland3.3 km WSW of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 15:11 UTCM 1.0 / 5.6 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland3.2 km WSW of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 15:08 UTCM 0.2 / 5.6 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland3.0 km W of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 15:07 UTCM 0.9 / 8.5 km - [info]Askja (21 km) - Central Iceland3.9 km WSW of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 15:07 UTCM 0.7 / 5.2 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland3.3 km WSW of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 15:07 UTCM 0.4 / 5.2 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland3.3 km WSW of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 15:06 UTCM 1.4 / 5.6 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland3.4 km WSW of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 15:06 UTCM 0.9 / 4.7 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland3.3 km WSW of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 15:00 UTCM 0.4 / 9.3 km - [info]Askja (21 km) - Central Iceland4.3 km WSW of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 13:37 UTCM 0.4 / 8.9 km - [info]Bardarbunga (7 km) - Central Iceland5.3 km NNE of Bárðarbunga
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Fri, 19 May 12:05 UTCM 0.1 / 5.1 km - [info]Askja (21 km) - Central Iceland4.1 km SSW of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 10:43 UTCM 0.9 / 7.8 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland3.1 km W of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 10:43 UTCM 0.2 / 3 km - [info]Askja (29 km) - Central Iceland3.7 km WNW of Herðubreiðarlindir
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Fri, 19 May 05:30 UTCM 0.7 / 7.2 km - [info]Askja (21 km) - Central Iceland17.6 km ENE of Kistufell
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Fri, 19 May 05:30 UTCM 0.4 / 7.8 km - [info]Askja (21 km) - Central Iceland17.6 km ENE of Kistufell
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Fri, 19 May 05:03 UTCM 0.1 / 8.2 km - [info]Askja (24 km) - Central Iceland1.6 km SSE of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 04:09 UTCM 0.9 / 5.5 km - [info]Askja (24 km) - Central Iceland1.4 km SSE of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 04:09 UTCM 0.6 / 4.7 km - [info]Askja (24 km) - Central Iceland1.7 km SSE of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 04:03 UTCM 0.9 / 4.4 km - [info]Askja (24 km) - Central Iceland1.7 km S of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 04:03 UTCM 0.5 / 5 km - [info]Askja (24 km) - Central Iceland2.0 km SSE of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 04:00 UTCM 0.3 / 7 km - [info]Askja (26 km) - Central Iceland1.2 km ESE of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 04:00 UTCM 0.8 / 7.2 km - [info]Askja (26 km) - Central Iceland1.3 km E of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 03:58 UTCM 1.3 / 9.5 km - [info]Askja (29 km) - Central Iceland1.5 km WSW of Herðubreiðarlindir
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Fri, 19 May 03:58 UTCM 0.7 / 9.3 km - [info]Askja (25 km) - Central Iceland1.3 km SE of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 03:57 UTCM 0.7 / 5.5 km - [info]Askja (24 km) - Central Iceland1.5 km SSE of Herðubreið
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Fri, 19 May 02:22 UTCM 0.7 / 4.2 km - [info]Askja (3 km) - Central Iceland3.8 km WSW of Dreki
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Thu, 18 May (7 earthquakes)
Thu, 18 May 19:05 UTCM 0.7 / 8.9 km - [info]Bardarbunga (29 km) - Central Iceland4.4 km S of Trölladyngja
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Thu, 18 May 18:24 UTCM 0.5 / 3.5 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (21 km) - Eastern Iceland16.8 km ENE of Kistufell
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Thu, 18 May 18:04 UTCM 0.7 / 10 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (20 km) - Eastern Iceland15.0 km ENE of Kistufell
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Thu, 18 May 14:53 UTCM 0.8 / 14.3 km - [info]Fremrinamur (21 km)7.7 km S of Herðubreiðarfjöll
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Thu, 18 May 14:17 UTCM 0.6 / 5.6 km - [info]Askja (3 km) - Central Iceland4.4 km W of Dreki
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Thu, 18 May 05:52 UTCM 0.8 / 8 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (16 km) - Eastern Iceland13.1 km E of Kistufell
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Thu, 18 May 04:38 UTCM 0.5 / 3.8 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (15 km) - Eastern Iceland14.4 km SE of Kistufell
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Wed, 17 May (11 earthquakes)
Wed, 17 May 22:56 UTCM 0.5 / 5 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (19 km) - Eastern Iceland15.3 km E of Kistufell
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Wed, 17 May 14:30 UTCM 0.4 / 9.6 km - [info]Askja (23 km) - Central Iceland1.9 km WSW of Herðubreið
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Wed, 17 May 13:19 UTCM 2.6 / 10.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (8 km) - Central Iceland5.8 km NE of Bárðarbunga
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Wed, 17 May 12:43 UTCM 0.3 / 7.8 km - [info]Askja (23 km) - Central Iceland1.9 km SW of Herðubreið
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Wed, 17 May 11:00 UTCM 0.3 / 5.8 km - [info]Askja (19 km) - Central Iceland5.9 km WSW of Herðubreið
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Wed, 17 May 10:46 UTCM 0.2 / 4.4 km - [info]Askja (8 km) - Central Iceland1.0 km ENE of Dreki
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Wed, 17 May 10:46 UTCM 0.4 / 5.7 km - [info]Askja (7 km) - Central Iceland1.3 km N of Dreki
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Wed, 17 May 08:33 UTCM 1.3 / 1.1 km - [info]Bardarbunga (8 km) - Central Iceland7.2 km NE of Bárðarbunga
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Wed, 17 May 08:33 UTCM 1.8 / 3 km - [info]Bardarbunga (7 km) - Central Iceland5.8 km NE of Bárðarbunga
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Wed, 17 May 07:30 UTCM 0.5 / 6.8 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland3.5 km NW of Upptyppingar
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Wed, 17 May 07:30 UTCM 1.1 / 6.7 km - [info]Askja (22 km) - Central Iceland3.2 km NW of Upptyppingar
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Tue, 16 May (7 earthquakes)
Tue, 16 May 20:24 UTCM 0.1 / 5.6 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (22 km) - Eastern Iceland12.2 km ENE of Kistufell
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Tue, 16 May 12:59 UTCM 0.7 / 6.7 km - [info]Askja (28 km) - Central Iceland4.2 km NNE of Herðubreið
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Tue, 16 May 11:35 UTCM 0.3 / 4.4 km - [info]Kverkfjöll (14 km) - Eastern Iceland14.4 km ESE of Kistufell
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Tue, 16 May 08:12 UTCM 0.2 / 0.9 km - [info]Bardarbunga (8 km) - Central Iceland7.2 km ENE of Bárðarbunga
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Tue, 16 May 07:33 UTCM 0.5 / 7.1 km - [info]Askja (14 km) - Central Iceland14.9 km SSW of Dreki
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Tue, 16 May 06:15 UTCM 0.5 / 12.6 km - [info]Bardarbunga (7 km) - Central Iceland6.0 km NNE of Bárðarbunga
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Tue, 16 May 04:03 UTCM 0.2 / 2.4 km - [info]Askja (26 km) - Central Iceland7.2 km ENE of Herðubreiðartögl
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