Nasa's Terra Satellite Photographs Eruptions from Space

September 8, 2014 8:21 PM

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Nasa's Terra satellite has taken unique images of the two new fissures in Iceland's largest volcanic system.

The eruption occurred on 5 September, just over a mile north of Dyngjujokull glacier, causing magma to rise through cracks in the ground in a depression called a rift valley.

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