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Hafrafell massif, Skaftafell, Hornafjörður, Eastern Region, Icelandi
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Hafrafell massifVolcanic Range
SkaftafellNational Park
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 64° 1' 49'' North , 16° 50' 38'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 64.03044,-16.84399
GeoHash:G#: gekh28qs6
Locality type:Volcanic Range
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra

Hafrafell volcanic massif is located approximately 6 kms west of the Öræfajökull stratovolcano, within the Öræfajökull Volcanic Zone which is in the Vatnajökull National Park.

Coordinates are approximate.

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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
Vatnajökull National Park, IcelandNational Park

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Giovanni Fraccaro collection & photo (Photo id. 76360)

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Helgason, J., Duncan, R.A. (2014) Magnetostratigraphy, K-AR dating and erosion history of the Hafrafell Volcanics, SE-Iceland. Jökull Journal, No. 64, 41-59.

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