Fire department called as aquarium explodes in Reykjavik

The Reykjavik Fire Department was called out last night when a 500 litre fishtank exploded in an apartment. Water and fish flooded the apartment.

According to the fire department various pots and pans from the kitchen were used to save the fish who all survived. Nobody was hurt in the incident, neither fish or people. 




5 °C

Light rain


3 °C

Light rain


6 °C

Exchange rates

USD USD 117.34 EUR EUR 135.00
GBP GBP 152.90 DKK DKK 18.10
NOK NOK 14.26 SEK SEK 13.07
CHF CHF 117.63 JPY JPY 1.04
ISK price of selected currencies, according to the official exchange rate of the Central Bank of Iceland. Updated daily.