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Holuhraun Eruption Sept. 1 6.30 AM

Eruption: Large Earthquakes and Continued Lava Flow

Two large earthquakes shook Bárðarbunga during the night. The first of magnitude 3.9 occurred at 2.25 AM in the northern side of the mountain and the second at 3.09 AM. The latter was of magnitude 4.2 and originated in the southern side of Bárðarbunga, RÚV reports.
Holuhraun lava earth Science Institude

Magnitude 5.1 Earthquake in Bárðarbunga

A magnitude 5.1 earthquake occurred in Bárðarbunga caldera just after midday today. This is the ninth earthquake over a magnitude 5.0 to occur in the area since a level of uncertainty was first declared in Bárðarbunga two weeks ago.

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