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Location of the earthquake swarm near Krisuvik
Sunday, Sep 02, 2012
A magnitude 3.1 earthquake followed by a swarm of small quakes occurred on the Reykjanes peninsula in Iceland yesterday afternoon at 16:33 GMT. The quakes are about 10 km SW of Krisuvik volcano in Iceland and located at around 7 km depth. [more]
Location of the recent quakes at Krisuvik (Icelandic Met Office)
Sunday, Aug 19, 2012
A seismic swarm occurred at Krisuvik volcano on 18 Aug, and consisted of 43 mostly very small (below M1) quakes at depths of mostly around 5 km. The largest event was a M1.8 quake at 5.4 km depth. [more]
 

Krísuvík volcano

Crater rows 379 m / 1,243 ft, Southwestern Iceland, 63.93°N / -22.1°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (47 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Tue, 21 Nov 10:00 UTC (GMT)
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Tue, 21 Nov
Tue, 21 Nov 07:58 UTCM 1.3 / 4.4 km - [info]Reykjanes (7 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.7 km NE of Grindavík
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Mon, 20 Nov
Mon, 20 Nov 18:11 UTCM 0.3 / 5 km - [info]Grensdalur (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.5 km NNW of Skálafell
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Mon, 20 Nov 03:23 UTCM 0.5 / 5 km - [info]Hengill (7 km)2.9 km ESE of Eiturhóll
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Mon, 20 Nov 00:44 UTCM 0.8 / 6.6 km - [info]Reykjanes (13 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)0.3 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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Mon, 20 Nov 00:44 UTCM 0.4 / 5.3 km - [info]Reykjanes (12 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)1.5 km ENE of Reykjanestá
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Sun, 19 Nov (13 earthquakes)
Sun, 19 Nov 21:24 UTCM 0.4 / 8.4 km - [info]Reykjanes (10 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.0 km WNW of Fagradalsfjall
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Sun, 19 Nov 21:23 UTCM 0.3 / 9.4 km - [info]Krísuvík (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.2 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Sun, 19 Nov 20:57 UTCM 0.4 / 5.1 km - [info]Hengill (7 km)3.0 km ESE of Eiturhóll
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Sun, 19 Nov 20:50 UTCM 1.9 / 5.8 km - [info]Hengill (7 km)2.9 km ESE of Eiturhóll
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Sun, 19 Nov 20:50 UTCM 1.3 / 4.5 km - [info]Hengill (7 km)2.7 km ESE of Eiturhóll
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Sun, 19 Nov 20:42 UTCM 0.6 / 4.9 km - [info]Hengill (7 km)2.8 km ESE of Eiturhóll
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Sun, 19 Nov 20:42 UTCM 0.4 / 2.4 km - [info]Hengill (8 km)2.9 km NW of Skeggi_á_Hengli
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Sun, 19 Nov 20:41 UTCM 0.3 / 5 km - [info]Hengill (7 km)3.0 km ESE of Eiturhóll
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Sun, 19 Nov 09:28 UTCM 1.1 / 8 km - [info]Reykjanes (9 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.3 km WSW of Grindavík
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Sun, 19 Nov 05:03 UTCM 0.2 / 7.4 km - [info]Reykjanes (9 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.2 km WSW of Fagradalsfjall
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Sun, 19 Nov 04:51 UTCM 0.3 - [info]Krísuvík (7 km) - Southwestern Iceland5.2 km ESE of Fagradalsfjall
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Sun, 19 Nov 04:51 UTCM 0.1 / 1.1 km - [info]Krísuvík (7 km) - Southwestern Iceland5.6 km SE of Fagradalsfjall
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Sun, 19 Nov 00:59 UTCM 0.5 / 7.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.3 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Sat, 18 Nov
Sat, 18 Nov 17:42 UTCM 0.2 / 5.3 km - [info]Grensdalur (11 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.6 km ENE of Raufarhólshellir
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Sat, 18 Nov 09:12 UTCM 0.2 / 5.6 km - [info]Grensdalur (14 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.0 km NNW of Raufarhólshellir
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Sat, 18 Nov 09:12 UTCM 0.7 / 4.7 km - [info]Grensdalur (16 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.6 km WSW of Raufarhólshellir
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Sat, 18 Nov 08:44 UTCM 0.4 / 6.5 km - [info]Grensdalur (14 km) - Southwestern Iceland0.4 km WNW of Raufarhólshellir
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Fri, 17 Nov (10 earthquakes)
Fri, 17 Nov 23:39 UTCM 0.7 / 0.1 km - [info]Reykjanes (7 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)4.0 km NE of Grindavík
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Fri, 17 Nov 17:05 UTCM 0.6 / 6.1 km - [info]Krísuvík (10 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.2 km SSW of Fagradalsfjall
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Fri, 17 Nov 15:32 UTCM 1.2 / 4.9 km - [info]Reykjanes (6 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)0.9 km WNW of Grindavík
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Fri, 17 Nov 15:08 UTCM 0.9 / 4.8 km - [info]Reykjanes (6 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)1.6 km WNW of Grindavík
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Fri, 17 Nov 14:44 UTCM 0.7 / 2.8 km - [info]Krísuvík (8 km) - Southwestern Iceland6.3 km SSE of Straumsvík
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Fri, 17 Nov 14:44 UTCM 0.5 / 2 km - [info]Krísuvík (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland5.2 km SSE of Straumsvík
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Fri, 17 Nov 10:15 UTCM 2.3 / 4.6 km - [info]Reykjanes (7 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.3 km NE of Grindavík
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Fri, 17 Nov 10:15 UTCM 1.6 / 4 km - [info]Reykjanes (7 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.3 km NE of Grindavík
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Fri, 17 Nov 09:59 UTCM 2.1 / 4.2 km - [info]Reykjanes (7 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)4.0 km NE of Grindavík
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Fri, 17 Nov 08:59 UTCM 0.9 / 3.9 km - [info]Reykjanes (6 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)1.1 km NNW of Grindavík
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Thu, 16 Nov
Thu, 16 Nov 20:06 UTCM 0.9 / 5.2 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.5 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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Thu, 16 Nov 20:06 UTCM 1.5 / 5.4 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)2.7 km NNE of Reykjanestá
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Thu, 16 Nov 17:29 UTCM 0.6 / 5.6 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (7 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland8.7 km SSW of Bláfjallaskáli
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Thu, 16 Nov 16:10 UTCM 0.7 / 7.7 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland7.6 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Thu, 16 Nov 08:06 UTCM 0.8 / 0.1 km - [info]Krísuvík (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.6 km NNW of Krýsuvík
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Wed, 15 Nov (8 earthquakes)
Wed, 15 Nov 23:33 UTCM 0.2 / 7.2 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (12 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland1.3 km SE of Bláfjallaskáli
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Wed, 15 Nov 21:48 UTCM 1.1 / 7.7 km - [info]Reykjanes (7 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)5.2 km NNE of Grindavík
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Wed, 15 Nov 18:33 UTCM 0.1 / 7.8 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (17 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland4.3 km SW of Þrengsli
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Wed, 15 Nov 14:48 UTCM 0.8 / 1 km - [info]Reykjanes (11 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)6.6 km N of Reykjanestá
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Wed, 15 Nov 14:10 UTCM 0.8 / 7.7 km - [info]Grensdalur (15 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.9 km S of Raufarhólshellir
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Wed, 15 Nov 09:48 UTCM 0.3 / 0.1 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (2 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland9.0 km S of Helgafell
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Wed, 15 Nov 09:27 UTCM 0.8 / 10 km - [info]Reykjanes (9 km) - Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)3.9 km SW of Fagradalsfjall
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Wed, 15 Nov 08:48 UTCM 0.7 / 5.6 km - [info]Krísuvík (5 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.6 km NE of Krýsuvík
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Tue, 14 Nov
Tue, 14 Nov 17:59 UTCM 0.3 / 4.8 km - [info]Hengill (7 km)3.0 km ESE of Eiturhóll
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Tue, 14 Nov 16:38 UTCM 0.2 / 0.1 km - [info]Hengill (7 km)3.5 km N of Skeggi_á_Hengli
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