The Earthquake Engineering Research Centre is located in the town of Selfoss (Auturvegur 2a), which is 50 km east of Reykjavík. Selfoss lies in the South Iceland Seismic Zone, one of two most active earthquake areas in Iceland.

  • Telephone: +354 525-4141



Figure 1  Entrance to the Earthquake Research Centre (EERC)


Figure 2  A view of the EERC from across the river Ölfusá


Figure 3  The EERC is in Selfoss, 50 km east of Reykjavík