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Bárðarbunga: Accelerating (Plus: Got questions? Here's your chance for answers)

Whenever the rate of significant quakes in Bárðarbunga's caldera seems like it couldn't get any higher... it does.

Tuesday evening:

9:43 PM: 3.9

9:44 PM: 4.3

10:10 PM: 3.6

Wednesday:

1:16 AM: 3.1

5:28 AM: 5.5

3:51 PM: 4.1

3:51 PM: 4.8 (14 seconds later)

7:07 PM: 3.5

9:41 PM: 3.1

9:42 PM: 3.2

9:42 PM: 3.5 (24 seconds later)

10:08 PM: 3.5

Thursday:

12:07 AM: 5.4

12:09 AM: 3.4

5:00 AM: 4.3

5:04 AM: 3.0

10:02 AM: 3.0

2:23 PM: 4.7

4:08 PM: 3.5

4:20 PM: 3.0

4:46 PM: 3.1

4:50 PM: 3.1

6:10 PM: 3.6

7:57 PM: 5.2

The Met Office uses a star for quakes greater than magnitude 3 to get your attention, because when one shows up in a volcano it often represent something significant going on that you should pay attention to.

Well, you've certainly gotten our attention.

Let's zoom in on the situation in tonight's Eldfjallavakt.

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