VVolcanic fissure – a clearly visible fissure which in 1783 – 1784 was the site of one of the largest and most destructive eruptions in modern times. Eruption was coming simultaneously from 130 craters.

Location, GPS coordinates: 64.0662 N 18.2497 W
Categories: Volcanoes
Values: Geology, Visual
Rating: 3 out of 10 stars
Where is located? Europe, Iceland, Suðurland, near Kirkjubæjarklaustur and Eldgjá fissure
Height: 812 m

Laki fissure vent on the map
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