March 16, 2003
In southeastern Iceland lies the largest glacier in all of Europe: Vatnajökull. In places 400 meters (1,312 feet) thick, the massive glacier covers 8 percent of the entire country. Landsat image.
Topics: Disaster Accident, Environment, Highlands of Iceland, Volcanoes of Iceland, Geography, Vatnajökull National Park, Glaciers of Iceland, Hofsjökull, Vatnajökull, Iceland, Europe