Katla last erupted in 1918 – but there is no evidence to suggest that it will erupt again soon.
ICELANDIC GLACIAL LANDSCAPES / wiki
We can't say that Katla in Iceland is 'due' to erupt, no matter what you have read.
The saga of Öræfajökull suggests we should take small earthquakes in the region seriously.
Could Katla do this?
One of Iceland's most active volcanoes is showing signs of waking up after nearly 100 years.
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