Category Archives: Ash cloud

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This information is going to get outdated quickly.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 21:21 UTC

This information is going to get outdated quickly. About how I work my data I do all my data work in my head. Since I don’t have the computer power or the programming skills do so in normal … 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This information is going to get outdated quickly.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This information is going to get outdated quickly.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 at 21:29 UTC

This information is going to go outdated quickly. This is the current information about the eruption in Bárðarbunga volcano. Please note: Since I cannot go to the area that is erupting my self (it is closed and I … 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This information is going to get outdated quickly.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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Large cauldron has formed in Dyngjujökull glacier (south of current eruption)

According to latest news a large cauldron has formed in Dyngjujökull glacier. The cauldron is about 1 km wide and it is deep (no mention of how deep it is in the news). Update 1: No eruption has … Continue reading

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More volcano ash in the ash cloud from Eyjafjallajökull volcano according to a new study

According to an new study into the Eyjafjallajökull volcano ash cloud. It appears that more volcano ash was up in the air then originally estimated. The estimation now is that the amount of volcano ash was around 100 … Continue reading

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