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Öraefajökull's glacier-covered caldera seen from the air (photo: (c)Tom Pfeiffer)
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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) (7 quakes)

 | latest | archive: show
Earthquake depth plot Updated: Mon, 24 Apr 22:46 UTC (GMT)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocationMapSource
Sat, 22 Apr
Sat, 22 Apr 20:22 UTCM 0.2 / 0.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (6 km)5.0 km SW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
[Map]
IMO
Sat, 22 Apr 11:52 UTCM 0.8 / 5.2 km - [info]Öraefajökull (0 km)1.8 km SE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
[Map]
IMO
Sat, 22 Apr 08:04 UTCM 0.2 / 15.2 km - [info]Öraefajökull (4 km)1.9 km W of Hvannadalshnjúkur
[Map]
IMO
Fri, 21 Apr
Fri, 21 Apr 10:49 UTCM 0.6 / 2 km - [info]Esjufjöll (22 km)18.9 km NNW of Skaftafell
[Map]
IMO
Tue, 18 Apr
Tue, 18 Apr 18:51 UTCM 0.2 / 5.1 km - [info]Grímsvötn (9 km)8.9 km SW of Grímsfjall
[Map]
IMO
Tue, 18 Apr 09:03 UTCM 1.0 / 1.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (6 km)7.4 km E of Hvannadalshnjúkur
[Map]
IMO
Tue, 18 Apr 09:03 UTCM 1.4 / 0.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (2 km)4.0 km E of Hvannadalshnjúkur
[Map]
IMO

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