Mývatn

Mývatn is a lake near in . The lake was formed during a massive eruption 2300 years ago. Today the area is best known for the huge numbers of birds that visit in the summer, and for the weird and inspiring volcanic features that surround the lake.
Photo: Gerd Eichmann, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
Mývatn is a lake near in . The lake was formed during a massive eruption 2300 years ago. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Mývatn

Latitude
65.6004° or 65° 36' 1.4" north
Longitude
-16.985° or 16° 59' 6.1" west
Open Location Code
9CQ5J227+5X
Elevation
276 metres (906 feet)
Geo­Names ID
2628092

Also Known As

  • Armenian: Միվատն
  • Armenian: Մյուվատն
  • Basque: Myvatn
  • Belarusian: Возера Міватн
  • Belarusian: Міватн
  • Catalan: Mývatn
  • Chinese: 米湖
  • Chuvash: Миван
  • Croatian: Mývatn
  • Czech: Komáří jezero
  • Czech: Mývatn
  • Danish: Mývatn
  • Dutch: Myvatn
  • Dutch: Mývatn
  • Esperanto: Myvatn
  • Esperanto: Mývatn
  • Estonian: Myvatn
  • Estonian: Mývatn
  • Faroese: Mývatn
  • Finnish: Mývatn
  • French: Myvatn
  • French: Mývatn
  • Georgian: მიუვათნი
  • Georgian: მიუვატნი
  • German: Myvatn
  • German: Myvatn-See
  • German: Myvatnsee
  • German: Mývatn
  • Hebrew: אגם מיוואטן
  • Hungarian: Mývatn
  • Icelandic: Mývatn
  • Italian: Lago Myvatn
  • Italian: Myvatn
  • Italian: Mývatn
  • Japanese: ミヴァトン
  • Japanese: ミヴァトン湖
  • Japanese: ミーバトン
  • Japanese: ミーバトン湖
  • Japanese: ミーヴァトン
  • Japanese: ミーヴァトン湖
  • Japanese: ミー湖
  • Korean: 미바튼호
  • Latin: Tabanorum lacus
  • Latvian: Mývatn
  • Latvian: Mīvahdns
  • Latvian: Mīvatna ezers
  • Latvian: Mīvatns
  • Macedonian: Миватн
  • Norwegian: Mývatn
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Mývatn
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Myvatn
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Mývatn
  • Ossetian: Миватн
  • Ossetian: Мюватн
  • Persian: میواتن
  • Polish: Myvatn
  • Polish: Mývatn
  • Portuguese: Mývatn
  • Quechua: Mývatn
  • Russian: Миван
  • Russian: Миватн
  • Russian: Мюватн
  • Serbo-Croatian: Mývatn
  • Slovenian: Mývatn
  • Spanish: Myvatn
  • Spanish: Mývatn
  • Swedish: Myvatn
  • Swedish: Mývatn
  • Turkish: Mývatn
  • Ukrainian: Міватн
  • Mý Lake

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