Subglacial eruption in Vatnajokull, Iceland

Subglacial eruption in Vatnajokull, Iceland

(last modified on 29 Nov. 1996)


November 6. - 9:00 GMT
The jūkulhlaup culminated at 22:30 hours last night. At that time close to 45.000 cubic m/s flowed from Grāmsvūtn, along a 50 km
Photographs from the jūkulhlaup. The Nordic Volcanological Institute
ERS-2 SAR images of the gracier-flood in Iceland. TromsĖ Satellite Station
Beautiful and clear photoes of jūkulhlaup Morgunbla.*i* (icelandic)

Page link collection
CNN[ 10/14][ 10/07][ 10/03]
The Nordic Volcanological Institute
mirror in MTU
Science Institute, University of Iceland
Remote sencing (Troms* Satellite Station)
The German Remote Sensing Data Center
The Volcano Show Iceland
Air photographs from Leiguflug (Air Charter Inc.) Iceland.
The Vatnaj›kull Eruption Photographs and News , U-Alberta
Preview image (Utrecht-U, nl)
The Icelandic National League of North America
Scott Polar Research Institute, U-Cambridge
Iceland Review - Daily News in English (Mon.- Friday)
Gunnsi's page in Iceland
Gardar Johann's Daily Eruption Reports

Photo link collection
OverviewOverview of eruption area cardolonSubsidence bowl
cock's tail jets cock's tail jets SAR images ERS-2 SAR images
Sep.17 and Oct.3 and Oct. 7
movie of cock's tail jetsCNN QT movie (845k) bird view CNN QT movie (613k)
vatnasaterite image of Vatna yokull geomapGeological map of Iceland

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