The eruptive fissure at Holuhraun emits amount of SO2 gas - Einar Gudmann / Barcroft Media 11/08/2014
The eruption in the Holuhraun field continues with the same intensity as in previous weeks. The lava field reaches on 10 November an area of 70 km².
Pollution caused by gases emitted by the eruption continues to affect air quality; affected areas on Monday and Tuesday are located in the west and northwest of Iceland.
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In Bárðarbunga, seismic activity remains intense, with 200 earthquakes since November 7, in which 20 of the caldera of a magnitude between 4.0 and 5.0. The largest quake was recorded on November 9 at 9:19 p.m. of magnitude 5.2.
Subsidence of the caldera continues at the same rate as in the previous weeks.
Subsidence of the caldera Bárðarbunga of 8 to 11 November 2014 - Number and magnitude of earthquakes on the same dates - Doc. IES
- Conclusions of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Icelandic Civil Protection / 10.11.2014, 11:00 UTC
- Icelandic Met Office