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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) (13 quakes)

 | latest | archive: show
Earthquake depth plot Updated: Fri, 23 Jun 12:13 UTC (GMT)
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Fri, 23 Jun
Fri, 23 Jun 05:46 UTCM 1.8 / 4.5 km - [info]Reykjanes (19 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)7.6 km SSW of Reykjanestá
[Map]
IMO
Mon, 19 Jun
Mon, 19 Jun 00:49 UTCM 0.5 / 3 km - [info]Krísuvík (8 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.7 km E of Fagradalsfjall
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IMO
Sun, 18 Jun (7 earthquakes)
Sun, 18 Jun 19:10 UTCM 0.3 / 3.4 km - [info]Krísuvík (8 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.1 km SE of Fagradalsfjall
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IMO
Sun, 18 Jun 17:51 UTCM 0.8 / 6.7 km - [info]Reykjanes (13 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)0.7 km NNE of Reykjanestá
[Map]
IMO
Sun, 18 Jun 16:55 UTCM 1.3 / 7.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (7 km) - Southwestern Iceland8.3 km NE of Krýsuvík
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IMO
Sun, 18 Jun 16:55 UTCM 0.9 / 9.7 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland8.1 km NNE of Krýsuvík
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IMO
Sun, 18 Jun 15:49 UTCM 2.0 / 3.2 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.5 km SE of Krýsuvík
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IMO
Sun, 18 Jun 15:49 UTCM 1.4 / 3.4 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland0.7 km ESE of Krýsuvík
[Map]
IMO
Sun, 18 Jun 07:06 UTCM 0.5 / 1.8 km - [info]Reykjanes (8 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.3 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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IMO
Sat, 17 Jun
Sat, 17 Jun 21:33 UTCM 0.6 / 5.4 km - [info]Krísuvík (1 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.8 km ESE of Keilir
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IMO
Sat, 17 Jun 20:09 UTCM 0.7 / 5.9 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.8 km E of Krýsuvík
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IMO
Sat, 17 Jun 09:47 UTCM 0.1 / 12.5 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (7 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland4.7 km WSW of Bláfjallaskáli
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IMO
Fri, 16 Jun
Fri, 16 Jun 19:46 UTCM 1.1 / 5.6 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)1.8 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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