Large earthquake in Bárðarbunga

An earthquake measuring 3.6 was detected at 7 this morning in the Bárðarbunga caldera. 

No aftershocks have occurred and according to the Iceland Met Office there is no sign of volcanic eruption. 

Bárðarbunga is a subglacial stratovolcano located underneath the ice cap of the Vatnajökull glacier. The last eruption in Bárðarbunga was in 2014 to 2015. 


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