Laki is itself a móberg mountain and as such is much older than the fissure which it straddles. Being high above the surrounding land, it affords good views of the fissure and towards the Vatnajökull glacier. Click on an image for larger version and more information.

You can also get images and more detail on craters and lava channels

looking northeast to Vatnajökull(109Kb)

looking southwest along fissure(121Kb)

looking toward Vatnajökull(105Kb)

the móberg ridges of the eastern volc. belt(113Kb)

looking southwest along the fissure