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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) (25 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Mon, 21 Aug 08:15 UTC (GMT)
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Mon, 21 Aug
Mon, 21 Aug 04:59 UTCM 1.4 / 9.2 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (18 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland8.9 km NNE of Helgafell
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Sun, 20 Aug
Sun, 20 Aug 21:43 UTCM 1.0 / 1.1 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (2 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland10.3 km SSE of Helgafell
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Sun, 20 Aug 14:07 UTCM 0.8 / 5.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland5.2 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Sat, 19 Aug
Sat, 19 Aug 20:15 UTCM 1.1 / 5.1 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.3 km ENE of Krýsuvík
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Sat, 19 Aug 20:15 UTCM 0.7 / 6.5 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.0 km N of Krýsuvík
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Sat, 19 Aug 03:09 UTCM 0.2 / 7.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (1 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.4 km ESE of Keilir
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Sat, 19 Aug 03:09 UTCM 0.5 / 8.4 km - [info]Krísuvík (3 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.0 km NNE of Krýsuvík
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Wed, 16 Aug (8 earthquakes)
Wed, 16 Aug 19:30 UTCM 0.8 / 7 km - [info]Krísuvík (8 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.5 km SE of Fagradalsfjall
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Wed, 16 Aug 12:09 UTCM 1.4 / 1.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (28 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)16.9 km S of Reykjanestá
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Wed, 16 Aug 11:40 UTCM 1.6 / 9 km - [info]Reykjanes (13 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.3 km NNW of Reykjanestá
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Wed, 16 Aug 10:39 UTCM 0.2 / 0.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.4 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Wed, 16 Aug 07:52 UTCM 1.8 / 25.3 km - [info]Reykjanes (10 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.7 km SSE of Grindavík
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Wed, 16 Aug 06:20 UTCM 1.3 / 10.3 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.8 km SSE of Grindavík
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Wed, 16 Aug 05:30 UTCM 1.1 / 8.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (22 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)7.9 km N of Eldey
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Wed, 16 Aug 05:06 UTCM 1.9 / 7.9 km - [info]Reykjanes (17 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.6 km W of Reykjanestá
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Tue, 15 Aug (7 earthquakes)
Tue, 15 Aug 08:39 UTCM 0.4 / 3.8 km - [info]Reykjanes (8 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.1 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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IMO
Tue, 15 Aug 04:17 UTCM 0.7 / 8.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.5 km N of Krýsuvík
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Tue, 15 Aug 04:12 UTCM 0.7 / 8 km - [info]Krísuvík (3 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.0 km NNE of Krýsuvík
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Tue, 15 Aug 04:01 UTCM 0.3 / 8 km - [info]Krísuvík (3 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.1 km NNE of Krýsuvík
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Tue, 15 Aug 03:57 UTCM 0.3 / 6.6 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.4 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Tue, 15 Aug 03:54 UTCM 2.4 / 6.1 km - [info]Krísuvík (3 km) - Southwestern Iceland5.0 km NNE of Krýsuvík
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Tue, 15 Aug 01:04 UTCM 1.1 / 6.3 km - [info]Krísuvík (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.5 km S of Fagradalsfjall
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Mon, 14 Aug
Mon, 14 Aug 21:59 UTCM 1.8 / 1.1 km - [info] (44 km)12.1 km SSE of Geirfuglasker
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IMO
Mon, 14 Aug 21:29 UTCM 1.5 / 0.3 km - [info]Reykjanes (24 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)12.0 km S of Reykjanestá
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Mon, 14 Aug 16:39 UTCM 0.6 / 2.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.5 km NNW of Krýsuvík
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