Author Archives: Jón Frímann

Bárðarbunga daily update 23-September-2014

This information is going to get outdated quickly. Current status in Bárðarbunga volcano at 23:03 UTC Largest earthquake from midnight was a magnitude 5,2 that took place at 04:33 UTC. Second largest earthquake today took place at 13:44 … Continue reading

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Common questions about Bárðarbunga answered #1

This is my attempt to answer the most common questions about Bárðarbunga volcano. I don’t have time to cover all the questions, so this is just the most common questions that I have seen on this website. Along … Continue reading

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Bárðarbunga volcano daily update 22-September-2014

This information is going to get outdated quickly. Current status in Bárðarbunga volcano at 14:47 UTC The largest earthquake so far is magnitude 4,8 in Bárðarbunga caldera. There is however continued activity in Bárðarbunga volcano caldera so this … Continue reading

Posted in Bárðarbunga, Caldera, Collapse, Dyke intrusions, Earthquakes, Eruptions, Fissures, Glacier flood, GPS data, GPS Monitoring, Harmonic tremors, Inflation, Lava, Magma, Monitoring, Mountain, Swarm, Tremor plots, Vatnajökull glacier, Volcano, Webicorders | 283 Comments

Friday update on Bárðarbunga volcano

This information is going to get outdated quickly. This is also a Friday update and that means I won’t write new articles during the weekend. I am just going update this one with latest information. New article is … Continue reading

Posted in Bárðarbunga, Caldera, Collapse, Dyke intrusions, Earthquakes, Eruptions, Fissures, GPS data, GPS Monitoring, Harmonic tremors, Inflation, Lava, Magma, Monitoring, Swarm, Tremor plots, Vatnajökull glacier, Volcano | 417 Comments

Daily Bárðarbunga volcano update on 18-September-2014

This information is going to get outdated quickly. Current status on Bárðarbunga volcano at 20:36 UTC Largest earthquakes in Bárðarbunga yesterday (17-September-2014) was a magnitude 5,2. Largest earthquake today (18-September-2014) was a magnitude 5,3. Other earthquakes have been … Continue reading

Posted in Bárðarbunga, Caldera, Collapse, Dyke intrusions, Earthquakes, Eruptions, Fissures, Geophone network, Glacier flood, GPS data, GPS Monitoring, Harmonic tremors, Lava, Magma, Monitoring, Mountain, Rift Zone, Swarm, Tremor plots, Tungnafellsjökull, Vatnajökull glacier, Volcano, Webicorders | 242 Comments

Bárðarbunga volcano daily update 17-September-2014

This information is going to go outdated quickly. Current status in Bárðarbunga volcano at 16:36 UTC The largest earthquake in past 24 hours took place yesterday (16-September-2014) at 21:34 UTC. It had the magnitude of 5,4. The largest … Continue reading

Posted in Bárðarbunga, Collapse, Dyke intrusions, Earthquakes, Eruptions, Fissures, Glacier flood, GPS data, GPS Monitoring, Harmonic tremors, Lava, Magma, Monitoring, Mountain, Swarm, Tremor plots, Volcano | 249 Comments

Daily Bárðarbunga update on 16-September-2014

This is the current status of Bárðarbunga volcano. This information might get outdated quickly if anything major happens. They are good now. Currant status of Bárðarbunga volcano at 13:47 UTC There is now one month since activity started … Continue reading

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Daily update on Bárðarbunga volcano, 15-September-2014

This information is going to get outdated quickly. Current status at 12:59 UTC Largest earthquake so far is a magnitude 5,4 that took place at 08:04 UTC. Caldera has so far dropped 45 cm of today. Largest drop … Continue reading

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What to expect from Bárðarbunga volcano

I am writing this now, since I might not have time to do so on Monday. Updates are going to continue to go here until Monday. Unless something major happens. The collapse of Bárðarbunga volcano The collapse of … Continue reading

Posted in Ash, Ash cloud, Bárðarbunga, Caldera, Collapse, Dyke intrusions, Earthquakes, Eruptions, Fissures, Glacier flood, GPS data, GPS Monitoring, Harmonic tremors, Inflation, Lava, Magma, Monitoring, Mountain, Swarm, Tremor plots, Vatnajökull glacier, Volcano, Volcano ash | 369 Comments

Current status on Bárðarbunga volcano at 19:30 UTC

This information is going to get outdated quickly. Current status on Bárðarbunga volcano There are now two lava lakes (at least) in the fissure that has been erupting in Holuhraun. The eruption has not yet stopped, but it … Continue reading

Posted in Ash, Ash cloud, Bárðarbunga, Caldera, Collapse, Dyke intrusions, Earthquakes, Eruptions, Fissures, Glacier flood, GPS data, GPS Monitoring, Harmonic tremors, Inflation, Lava, Magma, Monitoring, Mountain, Swarm, Vatnajökull glacier, Volcano | 227 Comments