Norway has 2 Holocene volcanoes. Note that as a scientific organization we provide these listings for informational purposes only, with no international legal or policy implications. Volcanoes will be included on this list if they are within the boundaries of a country, on a shared boundary or area, in a remote territory, or within a maritime Exclusive Economic Zone. Bolded volcanoes have erupted within the past 20 years. Suggestions and data updates are always welcome ().
Chronological listing of known Holocene eruptions (confirmed or uncertain) from volcanoes in Norway. Bolded eruptions indicate continuing activity.
|Volcano Name||Start Date||Stop Date||Certainty||VEI||Evidence|
|Jan Mayen||1985 Jan 6||1985 Jan 9||Confirmed||2||Observations: Reported|
|Jan Mayen||1973 Jan 15 ± 45 days||Unknown||Confirmed||1||Observations: Reported|
|Jan Mayen||1970 Sep 18||1972 Jul 2 (?) ± 182 days||Confirmed||3||Observations: Reported|
|Jan Mayen||1851 ± 30 years||Unknown||Confirmed||Observations: Reported|
|Jan Mayen||1818 Apr||Unknown||Confirmed||3||Observations: Reported|
|Jan Mayen||1732 May 17||1732 May 18||Confirmed||4||Observations: Reported|
|Jan Mayen||[1558 (in or before)]||[Unknown]||Uncertain|
|Jan Mayen||1350 ± 100 years||Unknown||Confirmed||Correlation: Tephrochronology|
|Bouvet||0050 BCE (?)||Unknown||Confirmed||0||Correlation: Magnetism|
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