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Two Volcanoes Tremble

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Two Volcanoes Tremble

Earthquakes 05.01.16

The green stars indicate seismic activity in excess of magnitude 3. Photo: Icelandic Met Office.

This morning at 7:09, an earthquake of magnitude 3.5 hit the western part of Katla volcano, located under Mýrdalsjökull glacier, according to the Icelandic Met Office. Last night at 18:39, another quake of magnitude 3.7 hit the south part of Bárðarbunga volcano.

Those two followed a series of tremors south of Þingvallavatn lake yesterday around noon, the largest of which was of magnitude 3.8.

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