Iceland’s first baby of 2010 born healthy

handsIceland’s first birth of 2010 came at 28 minutes past midnight and was a girl born at the main Reykjavik maternity ward.

The first part of the girl’s national security number is therefore 010110. She weighed four kilograms and was 52 centimetres long and in good health.

After an uncomplicated birth, parents and baby were able to return home at around 10.00 on New Year’s Day.