Near Lakagigar, Iceland
© Photo by Martin Ystenes
Taken3 years ago
DescriptionLaki, or Lakagigar ("Laki craters"), produced the earth's largest basalt lava eruption in historical times in the 1780'ies. The fluorine gases that followed killed 75% of Iceland's livestock and led to a famine that cost the life of 20.000 people - a significant fraction of the Iceland population at that time...
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