|Date *||17 June 2000, 15:41 GMT|
21 June 2000, 00:52 GMT
|Magnitude||6.6 ML |
|Depth||6.3 kilometres (3.9 mi)|
5.1 kilometres (3.2 mi)
|Total damage||23 houses destroyed, 44 buildings damaged|
|* Deprecated||See documentation.|
The 2000 Iceland earthquakes struck southern Iceland on June 17 and 21. There were no fatalities but one person was injured and there was considerable damage to infrastructure. The two earthquakes were the first major seismic activity in Iceland for 88 years.
- South Iceland Earthquakes 2000: Damage and Strong-Motion Recordings
- "The two large earthquakes in the South Iceland seismic zone on June 17 and 21, 2000". Archived from the original on 2001-07-25. Retrieved 2001-07-25.