Sites where the Hekla 4 Tephra is found

Tephrabase has found the Hekla 4 Tephra at 60 sites.

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Site Name Profile Area Latitude Longitude Grid Reference Altitude (m) Geochemistry
Fenton Cottage Core BLancashire, England 53.9°N 2.92°W SD404450 8.9 View data
Fleet Moss Fleet MossPennines, England 54.25°N 2.2°W SD862834 560 View data
Malham Moss MMNorth Yorkshire, England 54.097°N 2.173°W SD887668 380 View data
Eiði Eidi LakeEysturoy, Faroe Islands 62.304°N 7.043°W n/a 5 View data
Mjáuvøtn Core 1Streymoy, Faroe Islands 62.241°N 7.154°W n/a 77 View data
Skaelingsvatn Core 1Streymoy, Faroe Islands 62.027°N 6.833°W n/a 300 View data
Jardelunder Moor JamSchleswig-Holstein, Germany 54.82°N 9.23°E n/a n/a View data
Tiefer See
(lake site)
TSK (composite profile)Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany 53.5917°N 12.53°E n/a 63 View data
Audkula Upper ProfileSvinadalur, Austur-Hunavatnasysla, Iceland 65.5°N 20.04°W n/a 200 View data
Audkula Lower ProfileSvinadalur, Austur-Hunavatnasysla, Iceland 65.5°N 20.04°W n/a 200 View data
Hrísheimar 10 H10Mývatnssveit, Iceland 65.5174°N 17.1157°W n/a n/a no data
Hrísheimar 11 H11Mývatnssveit, Iceland 65.5166°N 17.1166°W n/a n/a no data
Kalfafell Peat ProfileKalfafellsheidi, Vestur-Skaftafellsysla, Iceland 63.95°N 17.667°W n/a 125 View data
Kalfafell Loessial ProfileKalfafellsheidi, Vestur-Skaftafellsysla, Iceland 63.95°N 17.667°W n/a 125 View data
Krákábotnar KrákábotnarMývatnssveit, Iceland 65.3238°N 17.0942°W n/a n/a no data
Oddastaðir 02 1 OD02 1Mývatnssveit, Iceland 65.4767°N 17.0787°W n/a n/a no data
Oddastaðir 02 2 OD02 2Mývatnssveit, Iceland 65.4811°N 17.0753°W n/a n/a no data
Orrastaðir Sv11 (Pit 11)Svinadalur, Austur-Hunavatnasysla, Iceland 65.5491°N 20.1593°W n/a 130 View data
Sandfell 2 SF2Mývatnssveit, Iceland 65.5356°N 17.2206°W n/a 431 no data
Sellandagróf 2 Selland2bMývatnssveit, Iceland 65.4331°N 17.0767°W n/a n/a no data
Solheimahals Profile 1Svinadalur, Austur-Hunavatnasysla, Iceland 65.532°N 20.056°W n/a 145 View data
Svartivatn Road 2 SVR2Mývatnssveit, Iceland 65.4233°N 17.2918°W n/a n/a no data
Svinadalur Profile 1Svinadalur, Austur-Hunavatnasysla, Iceland 65.5°N 20.07°W n/a 130 View data
Svinadalur Profile 2Svinadalur, Austur-Hunavatnasysla, Iceland 65.5°N 20.07°W n/a 130 View data
Tungunesmuli Profile 1Svinadalur, Austur-Hunavatnasysla, Iceland 65.511°N 19.956°W n/a 140 View data
Mallin Head MonolithCounty Donegal, Ireland 55.28°N 7.25°W C248449 8 View data
Claraghmore ClaraghmoreCounty Tyrone, Northern Ireland 54.6311°N 7.4587°W n/a 80 no data
Claraghmore Bog CLA-BCounty Tyrone, Northern Ireland 54.633°N 7.454°W n/a 78 View data
Claraghmore Lake
(lake site)
CLA-LCounty Tyrone, Northern Ireland 54.631°N 7.45°W n/a 78 View data
Dead Island Bog Dead Island Centre CoreCounty Londonderry, Northern Ireland 54.8869°N 6.5498°W C931053 41 View data
Garry Bog Core 1County Antrim, Northern Ireland 55.1083°N 6.5278°W C940305 32 View data
Glen West Monolith ICounty Fermanagh, Northern Ireland 54.4077°N 8.047°W G9751 90 View data
Slieveanorra Slieveanorra centreCounty Antrim, Northern Ireland 55.073°N 6.228°W D132265 290 View data
Sluggan Bog Sluggan Core ACounty Antrim, Northern Ireland 54.765°N 6.2931°W J 099921 50 View data
Sluggan Bog Sluggan06County Antrim, Northern Ireland 54.765°N 6.2931°W J 099921 50 no data
Borge monolithIsland of Vestvagoy, Norway 68.247°N 13.742°E n/a 18 View data
Bad a' Cheo BADO Caithness, Highland, Scotland 58.4319°N 3.4316°W ND 16500 50174 n/a View data
Ben Eighe Profile 1Highland, Scotland 57.63°N 5.3°W NF023629 20 no data
Catanach CATO Caithness, Highland, Scotland 58.4159°N 3.7031°W ND 00605 48769 185 View data
Cross Lochs CRSLOCaithness, Highland, Scotland 58.3707°N 3.9661°W NC85095 44154 220 View data
Dallican Water
(lake site)
ProfileShetland, Scotland 60.3874°N 1.0966°W HU498674 n/a no data
Kebister Profile 1Shetland, Scotland 60.18°N 1.16°W HU463459 30 View data
Keiths Peat Bank Profile 1Hoy, Orkney Islands, Scotland 58.812°N 3.267°W ND272922 65 View data
Lairg AG3 Profile 2Sutherland, Scotland 57.98°N 4.4°W NC584019 100 View data
Loch Farlary Y25Sutherland, Scotland 58.0162°N 4.0763°W NC774048 205 View data
Loch Leir Profile 1Caithness, Scotland 58.36°N 3.78°W NC956460 180 View data
Roundhill Profile 1Grampian, Scotland 57.608°N 2.175°W NJ895575 100 View data
Slethill Profile 1Caithness, Scotland 58.38°N 3.83°W NC939459 180 View data
Station Hill, Altnabreac Profile 1Caithness, Scotland 58.38°N 3.7°W ND001459 160 View data
Station Hill, Altnabreac Profile 2Caithness, Scotland 58.38°N 3.7°W ND001459 160 View data
Station Hill, Altnabreac Profile 3Caithness, Scotland 58.38°N 3.7°W ND001459 160 View data
Station Hill, Altnabreac Profile 4Caithness, Scotland 58.38°N 3.7°W ND001459 160 View data
Station Hill, Altnabreac Profile 5Caithness, Scotland 58.38°N 3.7°W ND001459 160 View data
Station Hill, Altnabreac Profile 6Caithness, Scotland 58.38°N 3.7°W ND001459 160 View data
Degerö Stormyr SV-B, Sweden 64.181°N 19.564°E n/a 270 View data
Kortlandamossen Kortlandamossen 1Värmland, Sweden 59.846°N 12.264°E n/a 123 View data
Lake Furskogstjärnet
(lake site)
n/aVärmland, Sweden 59.3805°N 12.0803°E n/a 137.3 View data
Lake Svartkälsjärn
(lake site)
SV-L, Sweden 64.264°N 19.552°E n/a 260 View data
Sammakovuoma Lake
(lake site)
SL, Sweden 66.992°N 21.5°E n/a 237 View data
Ulvåmossen UlvåmossenVärmland, Sweden 60.2056°N 12.6583°E n/a 215 View data

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This Tephrabase search was made on 10/12/2018 at 04:00:46 local time, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.