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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) (21 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Thu, 14 Dec 08:01 UTC (GMT)
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Thu, 14 Dec
Thu, 14 Dec 06:51 UTCM 0.8 / 5.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (10 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.1 km SSE of Fagradalsfjall
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Wed, 13 Dec
Wed, 13 Dec 15:44 UTCM 1.7 / 1.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (13 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)8.2 km ESE of Reykjanestá
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Mon, 11 Dec
Mon, 11 Dec 23:01 UTCM 0.7 / 8.5 km - [info]Krísuvík (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.6 km ENE of Keilir
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Mon, 11 Dec 04:10 UTCM 0.6 / 6.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland5.0 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Sun, 10 Dec
Sun, 10 Dec 20:09 UTCM 0.5 / 10.3 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.9 km NNE of Krýsuvík
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Sun, 10 Dec 19:20 UTCM 0.8 / 6.7 km - [info]Krísuvík (10 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.6 km SSW of Fagradalsfjall
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Sun, 10 Dec 01:50 UTCM 1.0 / 6.7 km - [info]Krísuvík (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.9 km SE of Fagradalsfjall
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Sun, 10 Dec 01:22 UTCM 1.4 / 6.4 km - [info]Krísuvík (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.5 km SE of Fagradalsfjall
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Sun, 10 Dec 01:21 UTCM 0.6 / 5.1 km - [info]Krísuvík (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.9 km SE of Fagradalsfjall
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Sat, 9 Dec (7 earthquakes)
Sat, 9 Dec 15:00 UTCM 0.2 / 6.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (10 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.2 km SW of Fagradalsfjall
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Sat, 9 Dec 12:16 UTCM 0.9 / 5.9 km - [info]Reykjanes (6 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)1.3 km NW of Grindavík
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Sat, 9 Dec 09:59 UTCM 0.4 / 9.7 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.6 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Sat, 9 Dec 09:34 UTCM 0.5 / 6.2 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.6 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Sat, 9 Dec 08:31 UTCM 1.9 / 6.6 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.9 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Sat, 9 Dec 02:10 UTCM 1.2 / 15.5 km - [info] (44 km)3.6 km NNW of Geirfugladrangur
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Sat, 9 Dec 00:32 UTCM 0.8 / 0.5 km - [info]Reykjanes (4 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.0 km WNW of Grindavík
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Fri, 8 Dec
Fri, 8 Dec 15:01 UTCM 1.0 / 5.9 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)1.5 km N of Reykjanestá
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Fri, 8 Dec 09:25 UTCM 0.5 / 7.8 km - [info]Reykjanes (9 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.9 km WSW of Fagradalsfjall
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Fri, 8 Dec 08:42 UTCM 0.3 / 3.6 km - [info]Krísuvík (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.1 km SE of Fagradalsfjall
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Thu, 7 Dec
Thu, 7 Dec 21:56 UTCM 1.5 / 12.5 km - [info]Reykjanes (26 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.0 km N of Eldey
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Thu, 7 Dec 08:25 UTCM 0.5 / 8.3 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.2 km ENE of Krýsuvík
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