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Sign and info for the Kerid Volcanic Crater in Iceland

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Sign posted on the Kerid Crater site, describing the formation of the crater.  Kerid is part of the Grimsnes fissure.(note: anyone wishing to see the actual text of the sign, please use the contact link at the bottom of the page.
Sign posted on the Kerid Crater site, describing the formation of the crater. Kerid is part of the Grimsnes fissure.(note: anyone wishing to see the actual text of the sign, please use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

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Site:Kerid Crater

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Country:Iceland
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Photo Attributes:Millbank, Canada, Perth County, Perth East Township, 2015, County Road 121, Ontario,
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Related Links

Photo Specific Links:Kerid Crater (wikipedia)
Wikipedia Link for Kerid (also known as Kerið)

Iceland Links:Gateway to Iceland
Seems to be the official web site for the country of Iceland.
Iceland travel guide
Useful site to find more information about Iceland.
Iceland Travel Information and Travel Guide - Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet has offices in Melbourne, London and Oakland, with over 500 staff members and 300 authors.
National Parks in Iceland
Wikipedia links of National Parks in Iceland.
Kerid Crater Links:Description from Nordic Adventure Travel
from site: The slag crater Kerid is the northernmost one of the crater row called Tjarnarholar. It is elliptic in shape, 270 m long, 170 m wide, and 55 m deep. The pond in it is 7-10 m deep, depending on the ground water level of the area
Kerid Crater in wikimapia
from site: This is a 55 m deep explosion crater Kerid that harbours a small green lake in the Grímsnes region. It is now filled with water, creating a lake whose steep circular slopes resemble an ancient amphitheatre. The crater is nearly 3000 years old, and is a part of a group of volcanic hills called Tjarnarhólar. It is a popular sight to visit for tourists, often displaying intense colors.
Site showing fine art prints of the Kerid Crater
from site: Kerid in Grímsnes is a popular spot for tourists. Kerid was made in a volcanic eruption about 5000-6000 years ago, it is 270m long and 170m wide. The crater is 55m deep and on it's bottom is a pond, the depth of the water, depending on the height of ground water, is around 7-14m deep.

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Make:SONY
Model:DSLR-A300
DateTime:2011:03:20 11:35:09
Exposure Time:1/125
F:9/1
ISO:200
DateTimeDigitized :2010:06:23 11:05:26
DateTimeOriginal :2010:06:23 11:05:26
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