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Latest news:
Öraefajökull volcano in SE Iceland
Wednesday, Sep 28, 2011
Iceland's tallest volcano, the large sub-glacial Öraefajökull volcano under Vatnajökull glacier on the SE tip of Iceland has been showing an unusual number of earthquakes over the past weeks, rising some concern that the volcano might erupt again. ... [more]

Öraefajökull volcano

Stratovolcano 2119 m (6,952 ft), Iceland, 64°N / -16.65°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (8 quakes)

 | latest | archive: show
Earthquake depth plot Updated: Thu, 25 May 14:25 UTC (GMT)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocationMapSource
Thu, 25 May
Thu, 25 May 09:17 UTCM 0.2 / 16.4 km - [info]Öraefajökull (4 km)6.2 km SSE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Thu, 25 May 04:24 UTCM 0.4 / 10.7 km - [info]Öraefajökull (3 km)3.4 km E of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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IMO
Thu, 25 May 03:40 UTCM 0.4 / 13.2 km - [info]Öraefajökull (14 km)15.5 km E of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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IMO
Wed, 24 May
Wed, 24 May 02:05 UTCM 0.1 / 3.9 km - [info]Esjufjöll (23 km)20.6 km SSE of Grímsfjall
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IMO
Wed, 24 May 01:56 UTCM 0.1 / 7.2 km - [info]Öraefajökull (10 km)8.5 km N of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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IMO
Sat, 20 May
Sat, 20 May 22:16 UTCM 0.5 / 4.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (1 km)1.9 km SSE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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IMO
Sat, 20 May 00:13 UTCM 0.2 / 12.4 km - [info]Öraefajökull (3 km)3.1 km NE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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IMO
Fri, 19 May
Fri, 19 May 12:26 UTCM 0.6 / 7.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (3 km)4.9 km SE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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