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Katla Volcano Iceland

Katla volcano can be found under the south-eastern part of Icelands Myrdalsjokull icecap.

Katla volcano has a large ice covered caldera which is 9 miles in diameter and is the fourth largest Icelandic volcano at 220 square miles. Katla has erupted many times in the past, usually once in every 80 years. The last major Katla eruption was on the 12th of October 1918, the eruption lasted for 24 days.

Latest News: An Icelandic met office Katla news article states that in the early hours of 05 October 2011, an intense swarm of earthquakes registered in the Katla volcano caldera; the largest of these had a local magnitude of 3.9. There are no measurable signs that an eruption of Katla is imminent; however, given the high levels of earthquakes, the situation may change abruptly.


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Volcano earthquake report for Wednesday, 18 Apr 2018
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Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3), Bosavi (1 quake mag 4.7), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.4), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.5-1.8), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.1), Geysir (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.6 ...

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Volcano earthquake report for Saturday, 21 Apr 2018 ...
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Volcano Earthquake Report: continuously updated map and list of shallow earthquakes near active volcanoes world-wide during 24 hours / VolcanoDiscovery.

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Volcano earthquake report for Friday, 20 Apr 2018
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Quakes detected near: Acotango (1 quake mag 3.3), Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.4-4.0), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.3-2.8), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Etna (1 quake mag 1.1), Furnas (1 quake mag 2.2) Katla (5 quakes between mag 0.4 ...



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Volcano earthquake report for Thursday, 19 Apr 2018
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Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018. Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (14 quakes between mag 0.6-2.2), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.0), Fremrinamur (1 quake mag 1.4), Geysir (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3), Hekla (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.1), Katla (2 quakes ...



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Volcano earthquake report for Tuesday, 17 Apr 2018
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Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (14 quakes between mag 0.6-2.2), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.0), Fremrinamur (1 quake mag 1.4), Geysir (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3), Hekla (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.1), Katla (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1 ...

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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 19 Apr 2018
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Summary: 20 quakes M3+, 16 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (39 total) Magnitude 3+: 20 earthquakes. Magnitude 4+: 16 earthquakes. Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes. Magnitude 6+: none. Magnitude 7+: none. Magnitude 8+: none. Magnitude 9+: none. List of 10 largest ...



Sabancaya volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS AT SUMMIT LEVEL AND SPORADIC PUFFS ...
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Definition of a volcano: A volcano is the term for any place on the surface of the earth, where hot molten rock (magma) reaches the surface. Volcanoes of Iceland · Infos + news about volcanic activity in Iceland: Hekla, Katla, Krafla, Askja ...



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Tourists are flocking to volcano that's due for a massive eruption
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VIK, Iceland — Sneeze next to the Katla volcano, goes the joke in this Icelandic village, and a seismologist in Reykjavik will analyze the disturbance. After a summer of increased seismic activity at Katla, Icelanders are obsessing over the smallest ...

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Volcano earthquake report for Thursday, 29 Mar 2018
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Sunday, Mar 25, 2018. Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.7), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.1-3.1), Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2), Hekla (4 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Ischia (2 quakes between mag 1.7-1.7), Katla (9 quakes ...



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Volcano earthquake report for Wednesday, 28 Mar 2018
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Katla (1 quake mag 1.9), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.7-1.8), Kolob (1 quake mag 1.2), Krafla (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.7), Kverkfjöll (1 quake mag 1.1), Loihi (2 quakes between mag 2.0-3.1), Martin (1 quake mag 1.2), Mono Lake (1 quake mag 1.0 ...


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