• Warning

    Fissure eruption in Holuhraun (north of Vatnajökull).
  • Warning

    Today (Friday) gas pollution can be expected in the areas north and east of the eruption. Tomorrow (Saturday) the pollution will move towards west. More

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  • Gildistími - Validation time. Time when this image is valid

The satellite images are thermal images which show clouds. They are placed on top of a base map. The satellite images are taken from satellites belonging to the European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites EUMETSAT and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration NOAA. Most of the images are combined from two satellites.



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