Latest Earthquakes in Southern Region, Iceland

Latest Earthquakes in Southern Region, Iceland

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Southern 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 590 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 months ago
On 2024-04-21 06:37:19
64.5255, -17.5868
89 km (55 mi) ↗ NE of Southern Region
M 5.3
10 km
4 months ago
On 2024-03-18 00:45:46
64.6081, -17.7972
89 km (55 mi) ↑ N of Southern Region
M 4.7
10 km
6 months ago
On 2024-01-17 14:14:46
64.5621, -17.9183
81 km (50 mi) ↑ N of Southern Region
M 4.4
10 km
6 months ago
On 2024-01-03 10:50:32
64.1376, -22.0238
147 km (91 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.4
10 km
6 months ago
On 2023-12-31 18:05:31
64.68, -17.7381
96 km (60 mi) ↑ N of Southern Region
M 4.4
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-11 04:53:32
64.0383, -22.4834
169 km (105 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.7
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-10 23:41:40
63.958, -22.5005
170 km (106 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.6
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-10 21:51:20
63.9668, -22.4024
165 km (103 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.7
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-10 19:45:17
63.9742, -22.4244
167 km (103 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.8
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-10 19:12:04
63.9856, -22.3937
165 km (102 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.9
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-10 18:52:07
63.9804, -22.4566
168 km (104 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.6
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-10 18:46:44
63.8739, -22.5185
172 km (107 mi) ↙ SW of Southern Region
M 4.7
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-10 18:09:00
63.9577, -22.3883
165 km (102 mi) ↙ SW of Southern Region
M 5.3
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-10 18:06:07
63.9985, -22.6072
175 km (109 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.5
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-10 18:00:56
63.8533, -22.5432
173 km (108 mi) ↙ SW of Southern Region
M 5.2
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-10 17:30:38
64.0848, -22.5415
172 km (107 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.9
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-10 16:56:29
63.9714, -22.3293
162 km (100 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.8
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-09 02:57:02
64.0233, -22.3655
163 km (101 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.5
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-09 02:56:36
63.9775, -22.2277
157 km (97 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.3
11.88 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-09 01:24:13
64.0286, -22.3378
162 km (101 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.5
4.49 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-09 00:46:08
63.9337, -22.2736
159 km (99 mi) ↙ SW of Southern Region
M 4.6
9.36 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-09 00:13:15
63.9843, -22.1579
153 km (95 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.3
10.23 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-03 04:25:44
63.9526, -22.2501
158 km (98 mi) ↙ SW of Southern Region
M 4.6
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-10-25 08:18:43
64.0121, -22.3656
164 km (101 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.6
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-10-25 05:35:40
63.9204, -22.3886
165 km (102 mi) ↙ SW of Southern Region
M 3.5
5 km
8 months ago
On 2023-10-24 22:19:45
64.7356, -17.9166
96 km (60 mi) ↑ N of Southern Region
M 5.1
10 km
9 months ago
On 2023-10-04 16:11:59
64.5002, -17.7937
80 km (50 mi) ↗ NE of Southern Region
M 5
10 km
10 months ago
On 2023-09-03 02:22:22
64.639, -17.799
91 km (56 mi) ↑ N of Southern Region
M 4.2
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-07-09 22:22:59
64.0461, -22.1636
154 km (95 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 5.2
5 km
1 year ago
On 2023-07-08 17:57:29
64.0187, -22.014
146 km (91 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.4
5 km
1 year ago
On 2023-07-07 04:00:38
63.8696, -22.5806
175 km (109 mi) ↙ SW of Southern Region
M 4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-07-07 00:06:12
63.9122, -22.6431
178 km (110 mi) ↙ SW of Southern Region
M 4.2
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-07-06 01:11:59
64.1203, -22.129
152 km (94 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.1
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-07-06 00:28:56
63.9775, -22.0218
147 km (91 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.1
5 km
1 year ago
On 2023-07-05 22:43:13
64.0083, -22.2079
156 km (97 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.5
2.28 km
1 year ago
On 2023-07-05 18:44:28
64.0176, -21.9781
145 km (90 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-07-05 17:53:19
64.0375, -22.0794
150 km (93 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.5
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-07-05 16:25:20
64.0192, -22.0363
147 km (91 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-07-05 12:35:01
64.1032, -22.0129
147 km (91 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-07-05 10:01:11
64.0616, -22.0766
149 km (93 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.3
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-07-05 08:21:36
64.0043, -22.0904
150 km (93 mi) ← W of Southern Region
M 4.5
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-05-04 09:52:49
63.6335, -19.5685
49 km (30 mi) ↓ S of Southern Region
M 4.5
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-05-04 09:46:19
63.438, -19.1984
63 km (39 mi) ↓ S of Southern Region
M 4.4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-21 08:41:03
64.6683, -17.6801
97 km (60 mi) ↑ N of Southern Region
M 5.2
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-05 23:15:34
64.4746, -17.7887
78 km (48 mi) ↗ NE of Southern Region
M 4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-12-27 03:28:43
64.1598, -17.7896
61 km (38 mi) ↗ NE of Southern Region
M 4.3
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-12-18 11:08:50
63.8721, -18.891
15 km (9 mi) ↘ SE of Southern Region
M 4.1
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-10-31 14:57:28
64.5682, -17.8155
85 km (52 mi) ↑ N of Southern Region
M 4.4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-10-22 23:11:02
65.1536, -16.4471
176 km (109 mi) ↑ N of Southern Region
M 4.3
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-10-16 23:36:48
63.687, -23.2428
210 km (131 mi) ↙ SW of Southern Region
M 4.9
10 km

Southern Region Earthquake Statistics

Southern Region in , Iceland has experienced a total of 590 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Southern Region 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Southern Region was last updated at 2024-07-18 04:01:58.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 1 0.17%
M 3 15 2.53%
M 4 515 86.7%
M 5 54 9.09%
M 6 5 0.84%

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

When was the last earthquake in Southern Region, Iceland?

The last earthquake in Southern Region was 2 months ago and struck 89 km (55 mi) ↗ NE of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 5.30 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Southern Region, Iceland?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Southern Region was a 6.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 12 km ENE of Selfoss, Iceland or 85 km (53 mi) ↙ SW from the center of Southern Region, 24 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Southern Region, Iceland?

In 2024, Southern Region has experienced 4 earthquakes, which is lower than the yearly average of X. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Southern Region is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Southern Region has experienced 4 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 7.87 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Southern Region is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.66 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Southern 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.