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Saturday, Feb 25, 2012
Small earthquake swarms occurred at Hengill volcano on 24 and 25 Feb 2012. The seismic activity is thought to be related to the hydrothermal power plane Orkuveita Reykjavíkur which continues to pump down water in this area. [more]
Thursday, Jan 19, 2012
A small earthquake swarm started in Hengill volcano on 17 Jan 2012 in the area of the Orkuveita Reykjavíkur hydrothermal plant that has been pumping down cold water into the ground. So far the largest earthquake is just M2.0 and at depth of around 5 km. ... [more]
 

Hengill volcano

Crater rows 803 m (2,634 ft), Iceland, 64.18°N / -21.33°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (41 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Fri, 18 Jan 00:00 UTC (GMT)
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Thu, 17 Jan (8 earthquakes)
Thu, 17 Jan 12:43 UTCM 0.5 / 6.3 km - [info]Grímsnes (4 km)11.7 km NNE of Selfoss
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Thu, 17 Jan 12:43 UTCM 0.9 / 8.3 km - [info]Grímsnes (5 km)12.0 km N of Selfoss
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Thu, 17 Jan 10:09 UTCM 0.5 / 4 km - [info]Grímsnes (9 km)3.4 km SSW of Hestfjall
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Thu, 17 Jan 10:09 UTCM 0.7 / 4.9 km - [info]Grímsnes (9 km)3.3 km SSW of Hestfjall
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Thu, 17 Jan 02:17 UTCM 0.2 / 7.5 km - [info]Grímsnes (12 km)3.2 km NW of Þjórsárbrú
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Thu, 17 Jan 02:16 UTCM 0.6 / 5.6 km - [info]Grímsnes (11 km)3.5 km NW of Þjórsárbrú
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Thu, 17 Jan 00:25 UTCM 0.1 / 6.8 km - [info]Hrómundartindur (18 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.6 km SW of Litla_Kaffistofan
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Thu, 17 Jan 00:25 UTCM 0.6 / 5.9 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (18 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland4.0 km SW of Litla_Kaffistofan
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Wed, 16 Jan (12 earthquakes)
Wed, 16 Jan 23:37 UTCM 0.2 / 5.8 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (18 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland4.2 km SW of Litla_Kaffistofan
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Wed, 16 Jan 19:25 UTCM 0.5 / 5.1 km - [info]Grensdalur (10 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.7 km S of Skálafell
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Wed, 16 Jan 17:01 UTCM 0.3 / 5.6 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (18 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland3.8 km SW of Litla_Kaffistofan
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Wed, 16 Jan 14:20 UTCM 0.2 / 6.3 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (18 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland4.2 km WSW of Litla_Kaffistofan
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Wed, 16 Jan 14:20 UTCM 0.6 / 6.4 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (18 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland4.3 km WSW of Litla_Kaffistofan
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Wed, 16 Jan 13:11 UTCM 1.7 / 1.1 km - [info]Krísuvík (14 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.6 km WNW of Straumsvík
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Wed, 16 Jan 13:00 UTCM 0.2 / 5 km - [info]Grímsnes (10 km)5.2 km SSW of Hestfjall
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Wed, 16 Jan 11:43 UTCM 0.3 / 4.6 km - [info]Grensdalur (10 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.4 km S of Skálafell
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Wed, 16 Jan 10:33 UTCM 0.6 / 5.4 km - [info]Grensdalur (10 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.5 km S of Skálafell
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Wed, 16 Jan 10:33 UTCM 0.8 / 5.2 km - [info]Grensdalur (10 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.8 km S of Skálafell
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Wed, 16 Jan 06:40 UTCM 0.5 / 6.3 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (18 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland4.3 km SW of Litla_Kaffistofan
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Wed, 16 Jan 06:28 UTCM 0.5 / 7.6 km - [info]Grímsnes (12 km)3.2 km NW of Þjórsárbrú
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Tue, 15 Jan
Tue, 15 Jan 23:24 UTCM 0.8 / 12.3 km - [info]Geysir (23 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.0 km S of Skjaldbreið
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Tue, 15 Jan 10:59 UTCM 0.8 / 9.2 km - [info]Hrómundartindur (4 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.9 km ENE of Skeggi_á_Hengli
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Tue, 15 Jan 06:34 UTCM 0.6 / 6.1 km - [info]Grensdalur (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland3.8 km S of Hveragerði
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Tue, 15 Jan 06:34 UTCM 0.9 / 6.7 km - [info]Grensdalur (7 km) - Southwestern Iceland4.4 km S of Hveragerði
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Mon, 14 Jan (10 earthquakes)
Mon, 14 Jan 22:52 UTCM 0.8 / 6.9 km - [info]Grensdalur (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.3 km S of Skálafell
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Mon, 14 Jan 22:37 UTCM 0.7 / 6.1 km - [info]Grensdalur (12 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.4 km ENE of Raufarhólshellir
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Mon, 14 Jan 18:35 UTCM 0.6 / 7.8 km - [info]Grensdalur (14 km) - Southwestern Iceland0.4 km NW of Raufarhólshellir
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Mon, 14 Jan 15:27 UTCM 0.8 / 1.1 km - [info]Hrómundartindur (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.0 km NE of Hellisheiðarvirkjun
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Mon, 14 Jan 10:50 UTCM 2.2 / 4.4 km - [info]Hrómundartindur (10 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.1 km N of Hellisheiðarvirkjun
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Mon, 14 Jan 10:48 UTCM 1.6 / 4.3 km - [info]Hrómundartindur (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.1 km NNE of Hellisheiðarvirkjun
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Mon, 14 Jan 10:43 UTCM 0.6 / 3 km - [info]Hrómundartindur (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.6 km NNE of Hellisheiðarvirkjun
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Mon, 14 Jan 10:41 UTCM 0.4 / 2.6 km - [info]Hrómundartindur (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.3 km NE of Hellisheiðarvirkjun
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Mon, 14 Jan 10:41 UTCM 0.6 / 3.1 km - [info]Hrómundartindur (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.4 km NNE of Hellisheiðarvirkjun
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Mon, 14 Jan 09:31 UTCM 0.3 / 7.5 km - [info]Grímsnes (13 km)5.1 km SSE of Hestfjall
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Sun, 13 Jan
Sun, 13 Jan 20:32 UTCM 0.8 / 6.1 km - [info]Hrómundartindur (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.9 km S of Hrómundartindi
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Sun, 13 Jan 20:32 UTCM 0.7 / 5.6 km - [info]Hrómundartindur (2 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.5 km SSE of Hrómundartindi
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Sat, 12 Jan
Sat, 12 Jan 19:36 UTCM 0.9 / 4.6 km - [info]Krísuvík (6 km) - Southwestern Iceland1.2 km ESE of Krýsuvík
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Sat, 12 Jan 13:47 UTCM 0.8 / 4.3 km - [info]Hrómundartindur (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.1 km NNE of Hellisheiðarvirkjun
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Sat, 12 Jan 13:47 UTCM 0.6 / 4.3 km - [info]Hrómundartindur (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.4 km NNE of Hellisheiðarvirkjun
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Sat, 12 Jan 13:47 UTCM 1.2 / 3.8 km - [info]Hrómundartindur (9 km) - Southwestern Iceland2.1 km NNE of Hellisheiðarvirkjun
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Sat, 12 Jan 11:47 UTCM 0.6 / 7.6 km - [info]Brennisteinsfjöll (18 km) - Reykjanes Peninsula, SW Iceland4.5 km SSW of Litla_Kaffistofan
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