Eyjafjallajokull eruption began on Wednesday. A day later clouds of ashes caused the real chaos in Europe.Thousands of flights were canceled, the trains were overcrowded, millions of people couldn’t get home.Here we collect some photos of this volcano eruption for you.
Eyjafjallajökull is one of the smaller glaciers of Iceland. It is situated to the north of Skógar and to the west of the larger glacier Mýrdalsjökull.
The icecap of the glacier covers a volcano 1,666 metres in height that has erupted relatively frequently since the Ice Age.The most recent major eruptions occurred in 920, 1612 and from 1821 to 1823.
The 2010 eruptions of Eyjafjallajökull are a series of major volcanic events occurring at Eyjafjallajökull in Iceland. Seismic activity started at the end of 2009, and led to a volcanic eruption on 20 March 2010, A later eruption from 14 April 2010 led to widespread disruption of air travel in Europe from 15 April, grounding planes and affecting the travel plans of millions of passengers worldwide. This caused a knock-on effect to many events around the world.