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Grensdalur volcano

Stratovolcano 497 m / 1,631 ft
Southwestern Iceland, 64.02°N / -21.17°W
Current status: (probablemente) extinto (0 out of 5) | Reports
Grensdalur volcano books
Typical eruption style: sin especificar
Erupciones del volcán Grensdalur: Pleistocene
Fecha / HoraRevista / ProfundidadDistanciaUbicación
Thu, 28 May 2020
Thu, 28 May 07:27 UTCM 0.6 / 7.5 km17 km3.4 km WSW of Raufarhólshellir (Iceland)
Wed, 27 May 2020
Wed, 27 May 20:10 UTCM 0.6 / 7.1 km14 km0.3 km N of Raufarhólshellir (Iceland)
Wed, 27 May 20:10 UTCM 1.0 / 0.1 km16 km2.4 km WSW of Raufarhólshellir (Iceland)
Wed, 27 May 18:13 UTCM 1.4 / 3.8 km8 km2.0 km NNW of Skálafell (Iceland)
Tue, 26 May 2020
Tue, 26 May 08:17 UTCM 0.5 / 2.5 km7 km4.5 km SSE of Hveragerði (Iceland)
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The small Grensdalur volcanic system (also known as the Hveragerdi system) lies at the eastern end of the Reykjanes Peninsula, SE of the Hengill volcanic system and south of the Hrómundartindur volcanic system. Grensdalur is the oldest of the three volcanic systems in the Hengill area and was last active during the Pleistocene. The Hveragerdi geothermal area contains high- and low-temperature geothermal features that include fumaroles, hot springs and pools, mud pots, and geysers, and provide heat to the town of Hveragerdi.
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