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Latest quakes in or near Northeast, Iceland, in the past 48 hours on Wednesday, October 5, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated: Oct 5, 2022 22:40 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 48 hours:

  • 4 quakes above magnitude 2
  • 31 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 48 hours, Northeast had 4 quakes of magnitude 2.0 or above. There were also 31 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 0.5 | Iceland: 1.1 Km W of Grímsfjall -

Strongest quake: Mag. 2.4 | Iceland: 0.5 Km S of Grímsfjall -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Northeast, Iceland (updated )

Past 24 hours12 quakes | 4 quakes M2+
Past 7 days125 quakes | 11 quakes M2+
Past 30 days8,184 quakes | 1,384 quakes M2+ | 171 quakes M3+ | 11 quakes M4+
Past 90 days8,640 quakes | 1,443 quakes M2+ | 176 quakes M3+ | 14 quakes M4+
Past 365 days11,957 quakes | 1,725 quakes M2+ | 206 quakes M3+ | 21 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (35 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Wednesday, October 5, 2022 GMT (15 quakes)
Oct 5, 2022 10:07 pm (GMT +0) (Oct 5, 2022 22:07 GMT)
0.5

3.6 km
Iceland: 1.1 Km W of Grímsfjall More
Oct 5, 2022 9:33 pm (GMT +0) (Oct 5, 2022 21:33 GMT)
2.4

1.6 km
Iceland: 0.5 Km S of Grímsfjall More
Oct 5, 2022 6:16 pm (GMT +0) (Oct 5, 2022 18:16 GMT)
0.3

7.3 km
Iceland: 15.7 Km WSW of Hekla More
Oct 5, 2022 6:16 pm (GMT +0) (Oct 5, 2022 18:16 GMT)
0.2

5.5 km
Iceland: 5.0 Km SW of Herðubreið More
Oct 5, 2022 4:43 pm (GMT +0) (Oct 5, 2022 16:43 GMT)
2.0

1.5 km
Iceland: 1.0 Km SW of Grímsfjall More
Oct 5, 2022 12:50 pm (GMT +0) (Oct 5, 2022 12:50 GMT)
1.0

1.1 km
Iceland: 14.7 Km W of Kópasker More
Oct 5, 2022 6:29 am (GMT +0) (Oct 5, 2022 06:29 GMT)
2.2

9.9 km
Iceland: 9.7 Km NNE of Grímsey More
Oct 5, 2022 6:28 am (GMT +0) (Oct 5, 2022 06:28 GMT)
2.0

13 km
Iceland: 2.5 Km E of Hamarinn More
Oct 5, 2022 6:04 am (GMT +0) (Oct 5, 2022 06:04 GMT)
1.3

0.1 km
Iceland: 1.8 Km W of Hekla More
Oct 5, 2022 5:36 am (GMT +0) (Oct 5, 2022 05:36 GMT)
1.8

4.2 km
Iceland: 9.6 Km W of Landmannalaugar More
Oct 5, 2022 3:48 am (GMT +0) (Oct 5, 2022 03:48 GMT)
1.6

1.1 km
Iceland: 25.8 Km ESE of Grímsey More
Oct 5, 2022 3:48 am (GMT +0) (Oct 5, 2022 03:48 GMT)
1.3

1.1 km
Iceland: 19.2 Km E of Grímsey More
Oct 5, 2022 3:46 am (GMT +0) (Oct 5, 2022 03:46 GMT)
0.6

5 km
Iceland: 3.3 Km SE of Herðubreið More
Oct 5, 2022 2:53 am (GMT +0) (Oct 5, 2022 02:53 GMT)
1.5

0.7 km
Iceland: 9.9 Km NNE of Grímsey More
Oct 5, 2022 12:34 am (GMT +0) (Oct 5, 2022 00:34 GMT)
1.9

9.4 km
Iceland: 10.3 Km NNE of Grímsey More
Tuesday, October 4, 2022 GMT (19 quakes)
Oct 4, 2022 11:22 pm (GMT +0) (Oct 4, 2022 23:22 GMT)
0.8

16 km
Iceland: 15.6 Km ESE of Bárðarbunga More
Oct 4, 2022 11:04 pm (GMT +0) (Oct 4, 2022 23:04 GMT)
1.5

10.3 km
Iceland: 12.4 Km NNE of Grímsey More
Oct 4, 2022 9:10 pm (GMT +0) (Oct 4, 2022 21:10 GMT)
1.3

12 km
Iceland: 35.6 Km ESE of Grímsey More
Oct 4, 2022 8:14 pm (GMT +0) (Oct 4, 2022 20:14 GMT)
1.3

3.4 km
Iceland: 18.4 Km W of Akureyri More
Oct 4, 2022 7:09 pm (GMT +0) (Oct 4, 2022 19:09 GMT)
1.1

3.5 km
Iceland: 28.2 Km ESE of Hveravellir More
Oct 4, 2022 7:07 pm (GMT +0) (Oct 4, 2022 19:07 GMT)
1.2

7.6 km
Iceland: 29.2 Km ESE of Hveravellir More
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.17 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

Latest seismic signals

Seismic station: Borgarfjordur, Asbjarnarstadir, Iceland (BORG/II network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Borgarfjordur, Asbjarnarstadir, Iceland: seismogram of vertical movement last 60 minutes (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) last 60 minutes. Source: IRIS query builder webtool
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Northeast Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Northeast?

The last earthquake in Northeast occurred 33 minutes ago: Minor mag. 0.5 earthquake - Iceland: 1.1 Km W of Grímsfjall on Wednesday, Oct 5, 2022 at 10:07 pm (GMT +0).

How many quakes were there in Northeast in the past 48 hours?

In the past 48 hours, Northeast, Iceland had 35 quakes up to magnitude 2.4.

What was the strongest quake in Northeast in the past 48 hours?

The strongest earthquake in Northeast in the past 48 hours occurred 1 hour and 7 minutes ago: Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Iceland: 0.5 Km S of Grímsfjall on Wednesday, Oct 5, 2022 at 9:33 pm (GMT +0).

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