Grímsnes volcano

Actualizado: 9 ago. 2022 07:38 GMT - Refresh
Crater rows 214 m (702 ft)
Islandia, 64.03°N / -20.87°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)

Grímsnes is a relatively small volcanic system located SE of Thingvallavatn lake east of an en echelon group of volcanic fields extending across the Reykjanes Peninsula.

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Typical eruption style: Efusiva (flujos de lava)
Erupciones del volcán Grímsnes: none during historic times
Lastest nearby earthquakes:
Fecha / HoraRevista / Prof.Distancia/Ubicación
miércoles, 3 agosto 2022 GMT (1 sismo)
3 ago 2022 13:29 (GMT +0) (3 ago 2022 13:29 GMT)

6.3 km
28 km (17 mi)
Iceland: 17.8 Km SSW of Þjórsárbrú
domingo, 31 julio 2022 GMT (1 sismo)
31 jul 2022 15:39 (GMT +0) (31 jul 2022 15:39 GMT)

1.5 km
18 km (11 mi)
Iceland: 10.3 Km SSE of Þingvellir
sábado, 30 julio 2022 GMT (2 sismos)
30 jul 2022 17:42 (GMT +0) (30 jul 2022 17:42 GMT)

38 km
33 km (21 mi)
Iceland: 6.0 Km NW of Þorlákshöfn
30 jul 2022 16:10 (GMT +0) (30 jul 2022 16:10 GMT)

1.1 km
17 km (10.6 mi)
Iceland: 1.1 Km S of Hrómundartindi
viernes, 29 julio 2022 GMT (1 sismo)
29 jul 2022 09:51 (GMT +0) (29 jul 2022 09:51 GMT)

4.1 km
7.5 km (4.7 mi)
Iceland: 6.2 Km ENE of Selfoss


Grímsnes lava flows cover 54 sq km and were erupted from a group of 11 fissures that produced a series of NE-SW-trending crater rows. The eruptions of the basaltic Grímsnes lavas were restricted to a relatively short interval between about 6500 and 5500 years ago.

See also: Sentinel hub | Landsat 8 | NASA FIRMS

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