Kolbeinsey Ridge Volcano - John Seach


North of Iceland

66.67 N, 18.50 W
summit elevation -600 m

Kolbeinsey Ridge Volcano is located 24 km NW of Grímsey, an Island off the north coast of Iceland. 

2012 Earthquake Swarm
In October 2012 a sesimic swarm occurred on the Kolbeinsey Ridge, about 20 km off the north coast of Iceland.

The 1999 eruption of Kolbeinsey Ridge was identified on seismographs by an earthquake swarm 180 km N of Grimsey.

Kolbeinsey Ridge Volcano Eruptions

1999, 1755, 1372.