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Geysir volcano

Stratovolcano 700+ m / 2,297 ft
Southwestern Iceland, 64.32°N / -20.3°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Geysir volcano eruptions: Pleistocene
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Sun, 13 Oct 2019
Sun, 13 Oct 18:14 UTCM 0.4 / 7.8 km20 km6.7 km ENE of Brautarholt (Iceland)
Sun, 13 Oct 18:14 UTCM 0.3 / 5 km21 km6.5 km ENE of Brautarholt (Iceland)
Sat, 12 Oct 2019
Sat, 12 Oct 02:03 UTCM 1.2 / 4.3 km11 km12.2 km N of Geysir (Iceland)
Sat, 12 Oct 02:03 UTCM 0.7 / 4.7 km11 km11.7 km N of Geysir (Iceland)
Thu, 10 Oct 2019
Thu, 10 Oct 04:10 UTCM 0.8 / 5.8 km22 km1.4 km E of Skjaldbreið (Iceland)
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Background:

The Geysir volcanic system in the Haukadalur valley of SW Iceland consists of an eroded basaltic central volcano and rhyolitic lava domes of Pleistocene age. Geysers around the world are named for the Geysir geothermal field, which lies SE of the rhyolitic Laugarfjall lava dome and is one of the most frequently visited geological sites in Iceland. No eruptions are known from the Geysir volcanic system during the Holocene.
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