Earthquake in Bárðarbunga

An earthquake of magnitude 3.7 shook Bárðarbunga volcano this morning at 7:08, according to the Icelandic Met Office. The volcano is located under the ice cap of Vatnajökull glacier. The source of the earthquake was 4.5 km (2.8 mi) east-southeast of the volcano. It was preceded by a tremor of magnitude 2.9 at 7 am, which originated 3.9 km (2.4 mi) east-southeast of the volcano.

The earth trembled in the southwest corner of Iceland as well. Last night at 8:12 pm, a tremor of magnitude 3.1 was registered by Kleifarvatn lake in Reykjanes, followed by a series of smaller tremors. Its source was 5.6 km (3.5 mi) northeast of the Krýsuvík geothermal area.

You can follow seismic activity in Iceland here.

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Exchange rates

USD USD 107.67 EUR EUR 122.83
GBP GBP 137.17 DKK DKK 16.47
NOK NOK 12.71 SEK SEK 11.72
CHF CHF 108.08 JPY JPY 0.97
ISK price of selected currencies, according to the official exchange rate of the Central Bank of Iceland. Updated daily.