Category Archives: Lava

Status update on Askja and Bárðarbunga at 18:35 UTC

This information is going to get outdated quickly. For the media please note! I am not a professional geologist. I got all the same knowledge as they do, but I am not a professional geologist. For professional view … Continue reading

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Eruption has started on the fissure swarm

Eruption has started in the dyke area. The eruption appears clearly on Míla web camera. It can be viewed here. More details later.

Posted in Bárðarbunga, Dike intrusions, Eruptions, Lava, Magma, Monitoring, Volcano | 209 Comments

Unclear what is happening in Bárðarbunga volcano

This information is going to get outdated extremely fast. Earthquake activity remains high. Cauldron have formed in Vatnajökull glacier just SE and SSE of Bárðarbunga volcano. The cauldrons are 4 to 6 km long and about 1 km … Continue reading

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Smallest of eruptions so far (Bárðarbunga update at 20:43 UTC)

This is a short update and this information might go outdated quickly. It appears that the eruption that took place in Bárðarbunga volcano was a minor one. It also looks like that the eruption was so small that … Continue reading

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Minor eruption confirmed in Bárðarbunga volcano

Short update. This information is going to get outdated quickly. A small eruption has started in Bárðarbunga volcano. So far this is just a minor eruption. So far the eruption is under the glacier. I am going to … Continue reading

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Short update on Bárðarbunga volcano at 02:12 UTC

This is a short update on Bárðarbunga volcano activity. Earthquake activity continues in Bárðarbunga volcano and shows no signs of slowing down. Two swarms have appeared in Bárðarbunga volcano system. One is at location called Kistufell, while the … Continue reading

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Short update Bárðarbunga volcano at 17:52 UTC

This is a short update on current status on Bárðarbunga volcano. Uncertainty level has been declared on Bárðarbunga volcano and it status has been raised to yellow. There are fluxuation in earthquake activity, this is normal since earthquake … Continue reading

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Unconfirmed eruption in Bárðarbunga volcano

This information is going to get outdated quickly as more information is collected on this activity. During all last week (Week 33) there has been a minor earthquake swarm in Bárðarbunga volcano. No other activity followed this minor … Continue reading

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Fossil of a tree found in road tunnel work

A long time a volcano erupted in Iceland. This volcano spewed out basalt lava field (Hawaii style). This lava did flow over a forest that was nearby and killing all the trees in it. Few weeks ago and … Continue reading

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