Category Archives: Eruptions

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 This information might get outdated quickly if anything major happens.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This information is going to get outdated quickly.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

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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This information is going to get outdated quickly.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

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Status update on Bárðarbunga volcano at 22:11 UTC

This information is going to get outdated quickly. Eruption in Holuhraun continues and there are no signs about it ending any time soon. Lava lake has formed in one of the south crater according to the news today. … Continue reading

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Update on Bárðarbunga eruption at 17:32 UTC

This information is going to get outdated quickly. A short notice: While I know a lot about volcanoes, earthquakes and such things. I do not know everything. I have read many science papers on the subject. But I … Continue reading

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Possible eruption under the glacier might have started in Bárðarbunga volcano [Unconfirmed!]

This is a short notice. I think that eruption has started under the glacier in Bárðarbunga or maybe in the dyke area. I base this on the change in harmonic tremor that is now taking place. Please note … Continue reading

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Update for Bárðarbunga volcano eruption at 17:59 UTC

This information is going to get outdated quickly. Current status on Báðarbunga volcano eruption Eruption continues in Holuhraun. Most of the craters have stopped erupting for now. The main craters continue to erupt. It is my view that … Continue reading

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Eruption update for Bárðarbunga volcano at 18:52 UTC

This information is going to get outdated fast. This is latest information that I got on Bárðarbunga volcano eruption. The status of the eruption and the volcano is always changing so I do not have up to date … Continue reading

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Rift valley has formed south of the eruption in Holuhraun lava field

This information is going to get outdated quickly. This is current events in Báðarbunga volcano. Rift valley has formed south of the eruption. Part of this rift valley is not under the glacier. Most of this rift valley … Continue reading

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