Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano volcano

Unter einem Gletscher liegender Vulkan 1570 m (5,151 ft)
Island, 64.48°N / -17.8°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)

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.

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Typical eruption style:

Unbekannt (explosiv?).

Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano volcano eruptions:

1910, 1986(?), 1991(?)

Latest nearby earthquakes

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Tue, 22 Jun 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
22 Jun 2021 11:36:20 GMT

1.6 km
22 km (14 mi)
Iceland: 2.2 Km SE of Bárðarbunga
22 Jun 2021 11:28:28 GMT

1.7 km
26 km (16 mi)
Iceland: 4.2 Km N of Bárðarbunga
22 Jun 2021 03:52:00 GMT

2.4 km
20 km (12 mi)
Iceland: 3.1 Km SSE of Bárðarbunga
Mon, 21 Jun 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
21 Jun 2021 16:59:32 GMT

21 km
31 km (19 mi)
Iceland: 16.6 Km ESE of Bárðarbunga
21 Jun 2021 16:47:50 GMT

1.1 km
37 km (23 mi)
Iceland: 18.5 Km SSE of Kistufell


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

See also: Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
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