The 2000 Eruption of Hekla
South Iceland

Report maintained by Rósa Ólafsdóttir (rosao@hi.is)
Responsibility: Freysteinn Sigmundsson (fs@hi.is)

Photo taken 29/2 by Sigurjón H. Sindrason
(sigurjon@hp.is)
Photo taken 28/2 by Ármann Höskuldsson
(armh@hi.is)


Chronology of the Hekla 2000, Eruption

Edited by
Guðrún Sverrisdóttir (gsv@hi.is) and Ármann Höskuldsson (
armh@hi.is)

February 26 February 27 February 28 February 29
March 1 March 2 March 3 March 4
March 5 March 6 March 7 March 8


Hekla background
Map of new lava flows and eruptive fissures
Deformation studies at Hekla volcano
Tremor and Strain (Icelandic Meteorological Office - Geophysics Department)
SO2 amounts from EarthProbe TOMS