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Fagradalsfjall volcano update: aerial view of eruption site after two months since eruption started

Sat, 22 May 2021, 23:51
23:51 PM | BY: MARTIN
All vents including #5 fissure vent after 2 months since eruption started (image: @geoviews/twitter)
All vents including #5 fissure vent after 2 months since eruption started (image: @geoviews/twitter)
A beautiful aerial picture depicting all vents of the current eruption site where the lava fountain eruptive fissure vent number 5 is still producing lava flows.

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Sat, 22 May 2021, 23:24

Fagradalsfjall volcano update: lava flows broke defense barriers and continue to advance into Nátthagi valley

Moments before lava flows overflow defense barriers (image: @mblfrettir/twitter)
The effusive eruption of the volcano continues mostly from the eruptive fissure vent #5 that started to erupt on 13 April. ... Read all
Mon, 17 May 2021, 09:35

Fagradalsfjall volcano update: Photo gallery from Iceland

Lava fountain from the central vent last weekend (image: Chris Hug-Fleck)
Our tour organizer Chris is already on Iceland and enjoying the show of the eruption. He sent us a selection of images taken last weekend - have a look! Read all
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Fissure swarm 385 m / 1263 ft
Reykjanes Peninsula, Iceland, 63.89°N / -22.27°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) Fagradalsfjall volcano eruptions:
2022 (Aug), 2021
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene)
Typical eruption style
fissure eruptions, lava flows
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