Specialists at the Iceland Met office and the University of Iceland this afternoon met to discuss...
The National Commissioner of the Icelandic Police has decided to move the civil protection level...
The small fissure eruption in Holuhraun, which started shortly after midnight, lasted only three to...
The eruption in Holuhraun, which began just after midnight this morning, may be the first to be...
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Specialists at the Iceland Met office and the University of Iceland this afternoon met to discuss the short lived eruption and what might possibly follow. At this moment it is unclear how the situation will develop. However, three scenarios are considered most likely:
The National Commissioner of the Icelandic Police has decided to move the civil protection level from emergency phase back to alert phase for the eruption north of Vatnajökull glacier, which began at midnight and ended at around 04:00.
The small fissure eruption in Holuhraun, which started shortly after midnight, lasted only three to four hours, according to geophysicist Páll Einarsson.
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