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Iceland Eldfell crater

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Eldfell is a volcanic cone just over 200 metres (660 ft) high on the Icelandic island of Heimaey. It formed in a volcanic eruption, which began without warning on the eastern side of Heimaey, in the Westman Islands, on 23 January 1973. The name means Hill of Fire in Icelandic.

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Heimaey is an island. You need to take ferry.
From the harbor you have to walk abou 45 minutes
Crowd Factor A decent amount of people
Best Timing Daytime
Sunrise & Sunset 02:59 - 23:46 | current local time: 18:05
Locations Heimaey
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