Stórihver Geothermal Area

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Stórihver Geothermal Area
Stórihver Geothermal Area. / Philippe Noth, / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
Impressive geothermal area in the picturesque mountains north from Mýrdalsjökull glacier. The large, blue pool of Stórihver is some 15 m wide. Several boiling springs. It is possible that some springs could be geysers.

Stórihver Geothermal Area is included in the following article:

Geysers of Iceland

Geysers of Iceland on the map
Geysers of Iceland on the map / Wondermondo / public domain

Some of the world’s most popular geysers are located in Iceland. But few know about ALL active geysers in Iceland.

This article lists all the known active geysers in Iceland – some 20 – 29 of them. Here are listed also some 38 other places where geysers have existed in the past or features, which are similar to geysers but are not genuine geysers.

Location, GPS coordinates: 63.9545 N 19.1424 W
Categories: Geothermal fields, Thermal springs, Geysers
Values: Geology, Visual
Rating: 3 out of 5 stars (3 / 5)
Where is located? Europe, Iceland, Suðurland, on Landmannalaugar trail

Stórihver Geothermal Area on the map

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