Strandagjá

Strandagjá is a fissure in and has an elevation of 140 metres. Strandagjá is west of .

Notable Places in the Area

Cave
The cave is a lava tube located in southwestern and was discovered in 1992, by the volcanologist Guðmundur Þorsteinsson. is situated 2½ km east of Strandagjá.

Localities in the Area

Town
Þorlákshöfn is a town on the southern coast of in the Municipality of . is situated 10 km southeast of Strandagjá. Photo: TommyBee, Public domain.

Strandagjá

Latitude
63.9154° or 63° 54' 55.3" north
Longitude
-21.5377° or 21° 32' 15.7" west
Open Location Code
99MWWF86+4W
Elevation
140 metres (459 feet)
Geo­Names ID
3412924

Also Known As

  • Icelandic: Strandagjá
  • Strandagja

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