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Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano volcano

Unter einem Gletscher liegender Vulkan 1570 m (5,151 ft)
Iceland, 64.48°N / -17.8°W
Current status: dormant (1 out of 5)
Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano volcano books
Typical eruption style:

Unbekannt (explosiv?).


Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano volcano eruptions:

1910, 1986(?), 1991(?)

TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Thu, 16 Mar
Thu, 16 Mar 15:02 UTCM 0.3 / 0.1 km8 km6.6 km N of Bárðarbunga
Thu, 16 Mar 10:57 UTCM 0.6 / 1.1 km1 km1.6 km SSE of Bárðarbunga
Thu, 16 Mar 10:10 UTCM 3.9 / 7.1 km3 km3.3 km SE of Bárðarbunga
Thu, 16 Mar 10:10 UTCM 2.2 / 0.1 km3 km3.6 km SE of Bárðarbunga
Thu, 16 Mar 09:23 UTCM 0.8 / 14.2 km16 km16.3 km ESE of Bárðarbunga
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The subglacial Loki-Fögrufjöll volcanic system last erupted in 1910 when it produced some ash fall. It is not certain whether there were actually eruptions as reported for 1986 and 1991.

Background:

The volcanic system is located immediately WNW of Grímsvötn volcano and could be seen as an extension of the subglacial Hamarinn volcano.


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