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Bárðarbunga, an Icelandic volcano: links and live data

    Websites with links and live data:

* Data: Weerstation Langerak (data+webcams)
* Data: 3D earthquake map
* Webcams: Live from Iceland
* Webcams: Webcam collection
* Info/Data: Institute of Earth Sciences
* Info/Data: IJsland enzo (earthquakes)
* Info/Data: Icelandic Meteorologiscal Office
* Info/Data: Follow the seismic and volcanic activity near Bárðarbunga
* Info/Background: Daily KOS – News/Community/Action (and great backgrounds with humor)
* Info/Background: The Reykjavik Grapevine Your essential guide to life, travel and entertainment in Iceland

    Recommended Twitter accounts to follow:

* John A Stevenson@volcan01010 & website
Postdoc geologist tweeting mainly volcanoes, Iceland, GIS/maps & open source science software. Into climbing, mountain-biking, exploring, music. Husband, dad.

* Dave McGarvie@subglacial & website
Volcanologist working in Iceland and Chile. Scottish. Explorer, mountain biker, photographer, malt whisky fan. Works for The Open University. Opinions my own.

* Gisli Olafsson@gislio
Emergency Response Director – NetHope. Former ICE-SAR Team Leader. UNDAC Member. Author of The Crisis Leader

* University of Iceland@uni_iceland
Iceland ·

* Cambridge University@Cambridge_Uni
News and Events from the University of Cambridge

* Almannavarnir@almannavarnir
The National Commissioner Of The Icelandic Police, Department of Civil Protection and Emergency Management

* John Seach@johnseach
Volcano adventurer, filmmaker, and scientist.

    Bots and funny fakes:

* @Bardarbunga
I am an Icelandic stratovolcano located under the ice cap of Vatnajökull glacier, rising to 2,009 m (6,591 feet) above sea level. And I`m starting to wake up.

* @icequakes
Earthquakes from Iceland.

* @Bardarbunga_IS
Bárðarbunga volcano is an Icelandic subglacial stratovolcano located under the ice cap of Vatnajökull glacier, rising to 2,009 metres (6,591 ft).

* @icevolcanoes
Auto-retweeting news about Icelandic volcanoes from the people we follow – enjoy!

Bardarbunga livecam
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Bardarbunga livecam closeup
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Today’s manually processed earthquakes.

Automatic recorded earthquakes from today.

All earthquakes since it all started mid August 2014.

Icecover from Bardarbunga sinking in the past 3 days, including earthquakes for comparison

Icecover from Bardarbunga sinking from past 11 days, including earthquakes for comparison

    Pronunciation guide

(from dailykos):

Bárðarbunga: BOWR-dthar-Boon-ka
Dyngjujökull: DING-yih-YUH-kih-tl
Krafla: CROP-lah
Askja: AWSK-yah
Austfirðir: OYST-fear-dthear
Jökulhlaup: YUH-kihl-HLOYP
Eyjafjallajökull: AY-uh-fyat-luh-YOE-kuutl-uh


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