Eldvörp

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    Length
    Less than 1 km
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    difficulty
    Average

A 10-km-long row of scoria and spatter cones in off-set (en echelon) sections, with centrally placed geothermal features and a borehole. It dates from a volcano-tectonic episode in 1210-1240 (Reykjanes Fires). The lava flow covers 20 sq. km, with remains of human activities.

Location

Coordinates

Latitude

63.858223

Longitude

-22.530812

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