éruption

The Skaftáreldar Disaster

There are 240 years since one of the biggest volcanic eruptions in Iceland's history began. On 8th of June, 1783, by the mountain Laki, southwest of Vatnajökull...

Torfajökull volcano system

One of the many beautifully formed craters in Vatnaöldur in the Torfajökull region Torfajökull volcano system The Torfajökull volcano system has been qui...

From 1773

From 1773 In the last 250 years, or since 1773, there have been 88 volcanic eruptions in Iceland, most of them in Grímsvötn in the middle of Vatnajökull, whi...

Is Torfajökull next?

Is Torfajökull next? Hidden at Fjallabak is Torfajökull. A volcano, where the second largest high-heat geothermal area in the country is after Grímsvötn witc...

Eruption in Iceland

Eruption in Iceland On the 10th of July at 16:40 an eruption started at Reykjanes peninsula, only 30 km / 20 mi from Reykjavík, near mt. Keilir and Fagradalsfj...