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Volcanic eruption in Reykjanes highlands

An eruption has started in Geldingadalur (valley) near mt. Fagradalsfjall. It is a small eruption at a safe distance from the public and infrastructure.
 
The Department of Civil Protection and Emergency Management has sent a message asking people to stay calm and not under any circumstances go close to the eruption site. First responders need to be able to drive freely to assess the situation. Scientists are working on assessing the eruption, the site, and possibilities. Flying drones in the area are strictly forbidden.
 
Any updates on the event can be found on these Facebook sites in Icelandic, English, and Polish:
 

The Reykjanes Peninsula

Towns & Villages

Visitors to Iceland who arrive via Keflavik International Airport on the Reykjanes Peninsula may be somewhat surprised by the landscape that greets their eyes as they touch down in Iceland for the very first time. A seemingly endless, green-grey moss-topped lava field blankets the peninsula for as far as the eye can see, and it is this strange and rather other-worldly sight that is your first glimpse of the land of fire and ice. 

Map Garður Sandgerði Reykjanesbær Vogar Grindavík