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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) (32 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Sat, 21 Oct 01:10 UTC (GMT)
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Fri, 20 Oct (6 earthquakes)
Fri, 20 Oct 15:11 UTCM 1.3 / 3.5 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.2 km SSW of Krýsuvík
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Fri, 20 Oct 14:09 UTCM 1.0 / 4.2 km - [info]Krísuvík (8 km) - Southwestern Iceland6.4 km SSE of Straumsvík
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Fri, 20 Oct 14:09 UTCM 0.5 / 3.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (8 km) - Southwestern Iceland5.9 km SSE of Straumsvík
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Fri, 20 Oct 11:30 UTCM 0.7 / 2.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland5.3 km SE of Fagradalsfjall
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Fri, 20 Oct 06:49 UTCM 0.5 / 4.8 km - [info]Reykjanes (13 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)7.5 km E of Grindavík
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Fri, 20 Oct 00:57 UTCM 1.0 / 6.4 km - [info]Reykjanes (8 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)4.9 km SW of Fagradalsfjall
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Thu, 19 Oct
Thu, 19 Oct 16:27 UTCM 1.2 / 2.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland6.1 km SW of Helgafell
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Thu, 19 Oct 16:27 UTCM 0.3 / 2 km - [info]Krísuvík (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland6.0 km WSW of Helgafell
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Thu, 19 Oct 08:01 UTCM 1.4 / 6.4 km - [info]Reykjanes (9 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.6 km SW of Fagradalsfjall
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Wed, 18 Oct
Wed, 18 Oct 10:49 UTCM 1.0 / 5 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.6 km SSW of Fagradalsfjall
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Wed, 18 Oct 10:48 UTCM 1.5 / 7.1 km - [info]Krísuvík (10 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.0 km SW of Fagradalsfjall
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Wed, 18 Oct 00:37 UTCM 1.1 / 4.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland5.9 km NNE of Krýsuvík
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Tue, 17 Oct
Tue, 17 Oct 21:09 UTCM 1.8 / 6.6 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.9 km SSW of Fagradalsfjall
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Mon, 16 Oct (15 earthquakes)
Mon, 16 Oct 21:16 UTCM 1.1 / 10.9 km - [info]Reykjanes (28 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)4.0 km NW of Eldeyjardrangur
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Mon, 16 Oct 19:47 UTCM 0.2 / 4.7 km - [info]Krísuvík (8 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.4 km SE of Fagradalsfjall
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Mon, 16 Oct 18:03 UTCM 0.6 / 5.2 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.5 km WNW of Krýsuvík
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Mon, 16 Oct 17:56 UTCM 1.0 / 3.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (2 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)8.3 km NNW of Grindavík
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Mon, 16 Oct 03:38 UTCM 1.1 / 1.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (3 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.8 km N of Grindavík
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Mon, 16 Oct 03:38 UTCM 1.1 / 4.2 km - [info]Reykjanes (10 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.0 km N of Reykjanestá
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Mon, 16 Oct 03:38 UTCM 1.5 / 5.5 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.6 km N of Reykjanestá
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Mon, 16 Oct 03:12 UTCM 0.3 / 8.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.2 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Mon, 16 Oct 00:47 UTCM 0.2 / 8.6 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.5 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Mon, 16 Oct 00:45 UTCM 1.1 / 7.6 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.7 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Mon, 16 Oct 00:45 UTCM 0.8 / 7.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.6 km ENE of Krýsuvík
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Mon, 16 Oct 00:44 UTCM 1.5 / 6.7 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.1 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Mon, 16 Oct 00:44 UTCM 0.8 / 4.5 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (6 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland5.9 km ENE of Krýsuvík
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Mon, 16 Oct 00:42 UTCM 0.3 / 7.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.8 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Mon, 16 Oct 00:38 UTCM 0.2 / 7 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.0 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Sun, 15 Oct
Sun, 15 Oct 20:26 UTCM 0.2 / 3.5 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.7 km NNE of Krýsuvík
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Sun, 15 Oct 20:07 UTCM 0.3 / 8.2 km - [info]Krísuvík (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.5 km NNW of Krýsuvík
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Sun, 15 Oct 18:28 UTCM 1.2 / 7.7 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (4 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland8.0 km ENE of Krýsuvík
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Sat, 14 Oct
Sat, 14 Oct 21:15 UTCM 1.2 / 7.2 km - [info]Reykjanes (24 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)8.3 km N of Eldey
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