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Sunday, Oct 13, 2013
A shallow (10 km) magnitude 4.8 earthquake with many pre- and aftershocks (or a seismic swarm) occurred this morning (Sun) at 07:34 UTC at the SW tip of the Reykjanes peninsula, on the SW active rift zone. The swarm of earthquakes included several quakes of magnitude 3 and higher. The strongest earthquake was widely felt in SE Iceland. ... [more]
Earthquakes on and around Iceland on 30 Aug - the Kolbeinsey Ridge is the area with the yellow dots to the north (map: Icelandic Met Office)
Friday, Aug 31, 2012
Yesterday, there was a lot of earthquake activity on Iceland. At noon, a swarm with about 50 quakes partly preceded and followed a magnitude 4.2 quake at 5.8 km depth beneath the Reykjanes peninsula, near the axis of the the SW volcanic rift zone. Most quakes were between magnitudes 1-2 and at around 5 km depth. ... [more]
 

Reykjanes volcano

Crater rows 230 m / 755 ft, Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland), 63.89°N / -22.52°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (40 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Mon, 24 Apr 01:33 UTC (GMT)
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Sun, 23 Apr
Sun, 23 Apr 16:26 UTCM 0.9 / 1.1 km - [info]Hengill (26 km)3.2 km WNW of Geldinganes
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Sun, 23 Apr 14:40 UTCM 1.7 / 3.7 km - [info] (49 km)7.6 km S of Geirfugladrangur
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Sat, 22 Apr (7 earthquakes)
Sat, 22 Apr 21:04 UTCM 0.1 / 6.8 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (7 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland5.2 km E of Krýsuvík
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Sat, 22 Apr 12:24 UTCM 0.5 / 4.3 km - [info]Reykjanes (9 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.1 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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Sat, 22 Apr 11:27 UTCM 0.9 / 2.5 km - [info]Reykjanes (9 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.6 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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Sat, 22 Apr 08:36 UTCM 0.8 / 7 km - [info]Reykjanes (5 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.9 km WNW of Grindavík
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Sat, 22 Apr 03:59 UTCM 1.1 / 3.4 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.2 km SSW of Krýsuvík
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Sat, 22 Apr 03:59 UTCM 1.2 / 3.5 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.6 km WSW of Krýsuvík
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Sat, 22 Apr 01:02 UTCM 0.4 / 7.2 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (5 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland7.9 km E of Krýsuvík
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Fri, 21 Apr
Fri, 21 Apr 21:33 UTCM 0.2 / 8.6 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.3 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Fri, 21 Apr 11:41 UTCM 0.7 / 4.9 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (6 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland5.5 km WSW of Bláfjallaskáli
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Fri, 21 Apr 11:41 UTCM 1.6 / 8.6 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (6 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland6.3 km SE of Helgafell
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Thu, 20 Apr
Thu, 20 Apr 22:35 UTCM 1.4 / 6.5 km - [info]Reykjanes (14 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.6 km ESE of Reykjanestá
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Thu, 20 Apr 19:09 UTCM 1.4 / 6.9 km - [info]Reykjanes (14 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.6 km SE of Reykjanestá
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Thu, 20 Apr 00:01 UTCM 2.3 / 1.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (19 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.0 km S of Reykjanestá
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Thu, 20 Apr 00:01 UTCM 2.6 / 7.7 km - [info]Reykjanes (47 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)10.2 km SSE of Geirfugladrangur
I FELT IT
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Wed, 19 Apr (18 earthquakes)
Wed, 19 Apr 15:49 UTCM 2.1 / 0.1 km - [info] (43 km)12.9 km SSE of Geirfuglasker
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Wed, 19 Apr 14:38 UTCM 2.3 / 0.1 km - [info] (48 km)9.3 km SSE of Geirfuglasker
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Wed, 19 Apr 14:35 UTCM 1.6 / 8.5 km - [info] (50 km)10.1 km S of Geirfugladrangur
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Wed, 19 Apr 14:31 UTCM 1.6 / 12.2 km - [info] (47 km)9.7 km SSE of Geirfugladrangur
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Wed, 19 Apr 14:26 UTCM 1.7 / 0.1 km - [info] (41 km)7.3 km SSE of Geirfuglasker
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Wed, 19 Apr 14:23 UTCM 1.1 / 6.2 km - [info] (49 km)8.6 km S of Geirfugladrangur
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Wed, 19 Apr 14:23 UTCM 2.2 / 0.1 km - [info] (44 km)9.8 km SSE of Geirfuglasker
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Wed, 19 Apr 14:21 UTCM 2.6 / 0.1 km - [info] (46 km)10.0 km SE of Geirfugladrangur
I FELT IT
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Wed, 19 Apr 13:45 UTCM 2.0 / 0.1 km - [info] (44 km)6.1 km SE of Geirfugladrangur
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Wed, 19 Apr 13:36 UTCM 2.1 / 0.1 km - [info] (48 km)7.2 km SSE of Geirfuglasker
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Wed, 19 Apr 13:01 UTCM 1.8 / 0.1 km - [info] (44 km)13.7 km SSE of Geirfuglasker
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Wed, 19 Apr 12:44 UTCM 2.1 / 7.7 km - [info] (39 km)30.0 km NW of Eldey
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Wed, 19 Apr 12:39 UTCM 2.9 / 1.3 km - [info] (48 km)9.4 km SSE of Geirfugladrangur
I FELT IT
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Wed, 19 Apr 12:34 UTCM 2.2 / 10 km - [info]Reykjanes (24 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)17.2 km SSE of Grindavík
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Wed, 19 Apr 12:32 UTCM 0.6 / 1.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (15 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)8.7 km S of Grindavík
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Wed, 19 Apr 12:32 UTCM 0.9 / 1.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (15 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)9.2 km S of Grindavík
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Wed, 19 Apr 12:32 UTCM 2.6 / 0.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (44 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)10.1 km SSE of Geirfuglasker
I FELT IT
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Wed, 19 Apr 11:58 UTCM 2.1 / 0.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (45 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)12.0 km SSE of Geirfuglasker
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Tue, 18 Apr (6 earthquakes)
Tue, 18 Apr 14:23 UTCM 1.6 / 3 km - [info]Reykjanes (14 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.4 km SE of Reykjanestá
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Tue, 18 Apr 14:19 UTCM 1.9 / 6.6 km - [info]Reykjanes (14 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.1 km SE of Reykjanestá
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Tue, 18 Apr 11:35 UTCM 1.1 / 8.6 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.9 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Tue, 18 Apr 11:35 UTCM 1.5 / 7.4 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.1 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Tue, 18 Apr 11:19 UTCM 1.4 / 5.4 km - [info]Reykjanes (13 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)1.5 km E of Reykjanestá
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Tue, 18 Apr 09:43 UTCM 1.4 / 3.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.7 km SE of Krýsuvík
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