Shortcut explanations

This is a good link for a glossary of basic terms
http://www.d.umn.edu/~rmorton/ronshome/Volcanology/VolcanicGlossary.htm

EVZ = Eastern Volcanic Zone

IMO = Icelandic Met Office

M = Magnitude

MAR = Mid Atlantic Ridge

MIB = Mid Iceland Belt

MOR= Mid Ocean Ridge

MORB = Mid Ocean Ridge Basalt

NVZ = Northern Volcanic Zone

OVB = Öraefi Volcanic Belt

SIL = originally an acronym for South Iceland Lowland system, now Iceland’s national seismic network

TFZ = Tjörnes Fracture Zone

TVZ= Taupo Volcanic Zone ( normally, with Icelandic content T Volcanic Zone)

VEI = Volcanic Eruption Index

 

And just to store it somewhere Momentum Magnitude Calculator http://quakesim.org/tools/moment-magnitude-calculator

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