Surtsey

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Surtsey
Surtsey is locatit in Iceland
Surtsey
Surtsey
Location of Surtsey in Iceland
Geografie
LocationAtlantic Ocean
AirchipelagaeVestmannaeyjar
Aurie1.4 km2 (0.54 sq mi)
Heichest elevation155 m (509 ft)
Admeenistration
Iceland
CriteriaNatural: ix
Reference1267
Inscription2008 (32nt Session)
Aurie3,370 ha
Buffer zone3,190 ha

Surtsey ("Surtr's island" in Icelandic, Icelandic pronunciation: [ˈsʏr̥tsei]) is a volcanic island locatit in the Vestmannaeyjar airchipelagae aff the soothren coast o Iceland.