Holuhraun Crack forming

Eruption Stable, Pollution Reached Reykjavík

The volcanic eruption in Holuhraun continues with similar rate as in the last few days and the subsidence of the Bárðarbunga caldera continues with same rate as before. Saturday some people in Reykjavík thought they found a smell of sulfur and a mist was over the mountains in the east.
Lava at Holuhraun

Holuhraun Eruption: Status Report

The largest earthquakes at Bárðarbunga last night measured magnitude 3.6 at 12:11 am, magnitude 3.7 at 12:14 am and magnitude 3.8 at 2:27 am. There have been no major changes in seismic activity, according to the latest update on the website of the Icelandic Met Office.
The Holuhraun eruption fissure and ash.

Eruption Update, Pollution Warning, Sheep Roundup

The Icelandic Met Office has issued a new warning due to high concentration of sulfur dioxide (SO2) from the Holuhraun eruption. Scientists flying over the Bárðarbunga area yesterday reported no new changes in the surface yet assume that the caldera is continuing to subside. Farmers are rounding...