Bardarbunga: Earthquake M 4.8

Under the Icelandic glacier volcano Bardarbunga one of the strongest earthquakes of the last months occurred. It had a magnitude of 4.9 and its epicenter was 8.3 km east of the caldera. The epicenter of the earthquake was located at a depth of 4.8 km. A total of 12 earthquakes were recorded in the area of Vatanjökull within 48 hours.