A Volcanic Eruption Has Begun In Iceland

It’s been 800 years since the last eruption on the Reykjanes Peninsula in SW Iceland. The latest updates are below.

The eruption has begun at Fagradalsfjall this evening (8.45pm, 19th March) and has erupted in the middle of the magma chamber as shown on the map below. The fissure is 700m long and is sending the lava…