Earthquakes and Eruptions in Iceland

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This video shows just over 15 years worth of Earthquakes and Eruptions in Iceland since 1996. Dark colors indicate deep quakes, while bright colored ones are shallow. The size of the circles indicate the quake's magnitude.

Stars indicate eruptions.

At 24 frames per second and one day per frame, every second of this video shows the seismic activity for almost a month.

All in all the video shows 242,724 Earthquakes and 7 volcanic eruptions.

See also Earthquakes and Eruptions in Iceland 2010 that focuses on the Eyjafjallajökull Eruption.

Published: 31. May. 2011