Fagradalsfjall volcano (Reykjanes peninsula, Iceland): high-resolution lava flow map update

Fri, 13 Aug 2021, 05:14
05:14 AM | BY: MARTIN
A new lava flow map from 11 August shows artificial barriers (image: @geoviews/twitter)
A new lava flow map from 11 August shows artificial barriers (image: @geoviews/twitter)
Lava flows thickness map from 8 August (image: @uni_iceland/twitter)
Lava flows thickness map from 8 August (image: @uni_iceland/twitter)
A new lava flow map of the current eruption site has been published and updated by Institute of Natural History yesterday. The map depicts the thickness of lava flows as of 8 August which slowly filling up valleys and depressions. The picture also shows three artificial barriers marked as red lines.

Previous news

Wed, 11 Aug 2021, 05:26
New eruptive fissures are marked as red lines, the main crater is seen in the top left corner (image: IMO)
The effusive eruption of the volcano continues at moderately high levels. ... Read all
Mon, 9 Aug 2021, 14:12
The Icelandic Institute of Natural History(IINH), an agency of the Ministry for the Environment and Natural Resources, published a new model of the eruption so far, based on imagery collected 8 Aug 2021: Read all
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