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

 | latest | archive: show
Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Fri, 18 Aug 10:50 UTC (GMT)
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Thu, 17 Aug
Thu, 17 Aug 12:49 UTCM 1.5 / 1.1 km - [info]Esjufjöll (26 km)17.4 km NNW of Skaftafell
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Thu, 17 Aug 12:49 UTCM 1.2 / 0.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (26 km)12.9 km NNW of Skaftafell
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Wed, 16 Aug
Wed, 16 Aug 18:01 UTCM 0.5 / 2.8 km - [info]Öraefajökull (26 km)9.7 km WNW of Skaftafell
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Tue, 15 Aug
Tue, 15 Aug 06:25 UTCM 0.1 / 2.7 km - [info]Öraefajökull (6 km)3.7 km WNW of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Sun, 13 Aug
Sun, 13 Aug 22:13 UTCM 0.2 / 5.9 km - [info]Grímsvötn (27 km)21.6 km NNW of Skaftafell
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Sun, 13 Aug 15:54 UTCM 0.4 / 2.7 km - [info]Öraefajökull (21 km)15.5 km NNW of Skaftafell
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Sun, 13 Aug 15:54 UTCM 0.3 / 2.7 km - [info]Esjufjöll (27 km)15.5 km NNW of Skaftafell
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IMO
Sun, 13 Aug 04:17 UTCM 0.5 / 5.8 km - [info]Grímsvötn (10 km)7.7 km S of Grímsfjall
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IMO
Fri, 11 Aug
Fri, 11 Aug 16:42 UTCM 0.6 / 10.2 km - [info]Öraefajökull (4 km)6.7 km SE of Hvannadalshnjúkur
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Fri, 11 Aug 16:26 UTCM 0.7 / 1.1 km - [info]Öraefajökull (29 km)14.7 km NW of Skaftafell
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