Latest Earthquakes in Capital Region, Iceland

Latest Earthquakes in Capital Region, Iceland

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Capital Region, Iceland. Each event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
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(Currently displaying 50 out of 250 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
4 months ago
On 2024-02-19 04:38:23
37.926333333333, -90.258
182 km (113 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 1.89
5.09 km
1 year ago
On 2023-06-26 04:40:29
36.746, -91.7755
205 km (127 mi) โ†˜ SE of Capital Region
M 2.22
1.79 km
1 year ago
On 2023-05-13 03:39:42
37.6345, -92.4395
105 km (65 mi) โ†“ S of Capital Region
M 2.29
0.02 km
1 year ago
On 2022-12-07 02:32:40
38.367, -90.322666666667
163 km (101 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.47
5.1 km
1 year ago
On 2022-12-05 23:10:23
39.444166666667, -92.252666666667
97 km (60 mi) โ†– NW of Capital Region
M 2.59
1.37 km
1 year ago
On 2022-12-03 08:19:21
39.437833333333, -92.252
97 km (60 mi) โ†– NW of Capital Region
M 2.39
0.2 km
1 year ago
On 2022-11-06 19:11:45
37.9273333, -90.5083333
162 km (100 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.19
23.11 km
1 year ago
On 2022-11-05 18:44:12
37.0878333, -91.0195
193 km (120 mi) โ†˜ SE of Capital Region
M 3.16
8.1 km
1 year ago
On 2022-10-15 07:16:58
36.7591667, -91.9143333
202 km (125 mi) โ†˜ SE of Capital Region
M 2.16
13.8 km
1 year ago
On 2022-08-22 22:27:16
37.9598333, -90.6081667
153 km (95 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.21
12.98 km
1 year ago
On 2022-08-13 11:08:27
37.9113333, -90.6835
149 km (93 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 1.94
5.98 km
2 years ago
On 2022-04-29 22:30:38
38.529, -90.4996667
146 km (90 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.84
7.93 km
2 years ago
On 2022-04-03 14:20:17
36.8783333, -91.7548333
191 km (118 mi) โ†˜ SE of Capital Region
M 2.26
4.34 km
2 years ago
On 2022-03-25 16:10:22
38.8476667, -89.8826667
201 km (125 mi) โ†— NE of Capital Region
M 2.31
16.22 km
2 years ago
On 2022-03-07 08:37:16
37.3711667, -90.4011667
204 km (127 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.02
9.62 km
2 years ago
On 2021-09-25 01:26:15
38.43, -89.666
219 km (136 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.05
13.01 km
3 years ago
On 2021-04-20 08:38:26
38.4901667, -90.6028333
137 km (85 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.46
18.61 km
3 years ago
On 2020-11-06 20:03:55
38.0663333, -90.4758333
158 km (98 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.11
9.41 km
3 years ago
On 2020-10-14 01:08:11
37.0575, -92.8966667
179 km (111 mi) โ†“ S of Capital Region
M 2.32
3.16 km
4 years ago
On 2020-07-10 13:10:50
38.1241667, -90.5401667
151 km (94 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.22
24.87 km
4 years ago
On 2020-03-13 06:04:10
38.154, -89.945
200 km (124 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.29
14.92 km
4 years ago
On 2020-02-08 13:11:32
36.8221667, -91.1273333
214 km (133 mi) โ†˜ SE of Capital Region
M 2.4
10.47 km
4 years ago
On 2019-11-23 07:34:40
37.0093333, -91.7745
176 km (109 mi) โ†˜ SE of Capital Region
M 2.44
12.01 km
4 years ago
On 2019-11-20 23:43:43
37.1431667, -90.8788333
195 km (121 mi) โ†˜ SE of Capital Region
M 2.06
9.09 km
4 years ago
On 2019-10-19 19:59:43
38.07, -90.4808333
158 km (98 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.31
14.57 km
4 years ago
On 2019-09-11 07:09:41
37.9788333, -90.5273333
158 km (98 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.57
7.1 km
4 years ago
On 2019-08-09 12:04:43
37.7883333, -90.4126667
177 km (110 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.03
11.74 km
5 years ago
On 2019-03-14 23:21:32
37.9298333, -90.26
182 km (113 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.16
7.62 km
5 years ago
On 2019-02-14 04:46:08
36.9461667, -91.8145
182 km (113 mi) โ†˜ SE of Capital Region
M 2.61
6.7 km
5 years ago
On 2018-10-29 03:13:10
37.4835, -90.9683333
160 km (99 mi) โ†˜ SE of Capital Region
M 2.26
10.86 km
5 years ago
On 2018-10-15 21:31:16
38.172, -89.7471667
216 km (134 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.13
8.58 km
5 years ago
On 2018-08-03 09:56:15
36.772, -91.9968333
200 km (124 mi) โ†˜ SE of Capital Region
M 2.57
2.43 km
6 years ago
On 2018-07-16 02:51:00
37.8676667, -90.3885
174 km (108 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 1.81
3.29 km
6 years ago
On 2018-04-29 04:11:11
37.556, -92.627
118 km (73 mi) โ†“ S of Capital Region
M 2.53
2.27 km
6 years ago
On 2018-01-15 18:29:40
37.4695, -90.5998333
184 km (114 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.26
14.64 km
6 years ago
On 2017-08-03 02:33:05
37.9755, -90.3948333
169 km (105 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.29
16.55 km
7 years ago
On 2017-06-06 11:29:47
37.947, -90.4665
164 km (102 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.58
24.51 km
7 years ago
On 2017-05-28 03:10:25
37.7846667, -90.5426667
167 km (104 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.24
17.75 km
8 years ago
On 2016-06-24 14:56:41
38.1575, -90.2096667
177 km (110 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.3
15.55 km
8 years ago
On 2015-10-21 15:02:11
37.297, -90.9873333
175 km (109 mi) โ†˜ SE of Capital Region
M 2.13
11.75 km
8 years ago
On 2015-10-20 07:03:12
38.4053333, -90.124
179 km (111 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.49
22.68 km
8 years ago
On 2015-10-17 06:53:32
37.2463333, -90.8955
185 km (115 mi) โ†˜ SE of Capital Region
M 2.32
0.25 km
8 years ago
On 2015-09-05 22:23:25
38.4296667, -90.484
148 km (92 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.65
7.74 km
9 years ago
On 2015-07-17 01:54:46
36.8083333, -91.928
196 km (122 mi) โ†˜ SE of Capital Region
M 2.4
3.97 km
9 years ago
On 2015-04-23 08:05:20
37.2425, -90.8996667
185 km (115 mi) โ†˜ SE of Capital Region
M 1.98
1.95 km
9 years ago
On 2015-04-04 17:20:26
38.3607, -93.743
137 km (85 mi) โ†™ SW of Capital Region
M 2.6
2.37 km
9 years ago
On 2014-10-01 07:07:36
37.3701667, -92.4895
135 km (84 mi) โ†“ S of Capital Region
M 2.4
1.8 km
10 years ago
On 2014-02-21 22:23:51
36.9138333, -91.1613333
204 km (127 mi) โ†˜ SE of Capital Region
M 2.3
0.04 km
10 years ago
On 2014-02-03 20:30:18
38.0643333, -90.9315
122 km (76 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.6
13.52 km
10 years ago
On 2013-12-04 16:10:00
37.7391667, -90.3495
184 km (114 mi) โ†’ E of Capital Region
M 2.1
19.78 km

Capital Region Earthquake Statistics

Capital Region in , Iceland has experienced a total of 250 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Capital Region 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Capital Region was last updated at 2024-05-15 04:01:34.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 63 25.1%
M 2 159 63.35%
M 3 23 9.16%
M 4 5 1.99%

Magnitude distribution for Capital Region was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:01:43.

When was the last earthquake in Capital Region, Iceland?

The last earthquake in Capital Region was 4 months ago and struck 182 km (113 mi) โ†’ E of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 1.89 on the richter scale and a depth of 5.09 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Capital Region, Iceland?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Capital Region was a 4.60 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 7.0 kilometers. It struck 5 km NNE of Centerville, Missouri or 162 km (100 mi) โ†˜ SE from the center of Capital Region, 58 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Capital Region, Iceland?

In 2024, Capital Region has experienced 1 earthquakes, which is lower than the yearly average of X. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Capital Region is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Capital Region has experienced 1 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 3.33 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Capital Region is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.28 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Capital Region, Iceland

Data Information

Information found on this page is a derivative set, based on sources mentioned below.

Data Sources

We aggregate and combine data from USGS (United States Geographical Survey) and the EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre). This allow us to get near real-time and historical earthquake data dating back to the year 1950.

Disclaimer

Information or data found on this page should not be used for, or as an early warning system. It is intended as an historical reference or near real-time complementary information to offical and governmental sources. In an event of an emergency it is important closely monitor and follow advice from national, state and local authorities.