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Latest volcano news:
Small explosion from Etna's New SE crater (Montagnola thermal webcam, INGV Catania)
Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014
Etna (Sicily, Italy): Occasional weak explosions continue at the New SE crater: two very small events were observed today at 03:45 and 04:05 (local time). ... [more]
Small explosion from Etna's New SE crater (Montagnola thermal webcam, INGV Catania)
Occasional weak explosions continue at the New SE crater: two very small events were observed today at 03:45 and 04:05 (local time). [more]
Strombolian explosion from Fuego this morning
Monday, Apr 21, 2014
Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia): (21 Apr) A new explosion occurred at the volcano early yesterday morning (Sun, 20 April), at around 4:25 am local time. VAAC Darwin reported an ash plume rising to approx. 30-35,000 ft (9-11 km) altitude and drifting NWN, and raised the aviation alert level to red. ... [more]
Strombolian explosion from Fuego this morning
Activity at the volcano continues to be elevated and increased yesterday, prompting INSIVUMEH to issue a special bulletin yesterday, in which the agency warns that a possible new paroxysm could occur in the near future. ... [more]

Saturday, Apr 19, 2014
Etna (Sicily, Italy): (19 Apr) Etna's New SE crater and the team of VolcanoDiscovery in Italy (aka OPEC) and elsewhere wishes you a Happy Easter! ... [more]
MODIS hot spot at Ubinas (MODVOLC, Univ. Hawaii)
A relatively strong ash emission was reported from last night (19:00 local time), inferred by seismic and infrared data. ... [more]

Etna's New SE crater and the team of VolcanoDiscovery in Italy (aka OPEC) and elsewhere wishes you a Happy Easter! [more]

INETER reported that the shore of Lake Managua retreated in some areas close to the epicenters of the recent earthquakes. Residents from the area Xiloá-Apoyeque, located about 2 km east of Comarca el Marañonal (at km 17 on the Xiloá highway) observed that the beach retreated for 16 meters on a strech of 500 m length. ... [more]
Pyroclastic flow on Sinabung yesterday (photo: Firdaus Surbakti - facebook.com/firdaus.surbakti)
Friday, Apr 18, 2014
Chirpoi (Kurile Islands, Russia): SVERT reported that on 13 April satellite images over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, detected steam-and-gas emissions. Cloud cover obscured views on the other days during 9-15 April. The Aviation Color Code remained at Yellow. (Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 9-15 April 2014) ... [more]

What's erupting? List & map of currently active volcanoes

Europe and Atlantic Ocean:
Iceland:
Africa and Indian Ocean:
Indonesia:
Aleutians, Alaska and North America:
Central America and Carribean:
South America:
Other regions:
  • Erebus (Antarctica)
  • Siple (Marie Byrd Land, Western Antarctica)
Pacific Ocean:
  • Kilauea (Hawai'i)
  • Kavachi (Solomon Islands)
  • Karkar (Northeast of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea)
  • Manam (Papua New Guinea)
  • Yasur (Tanna Island, Vanuatu)
  • Ambrym (Vanuatu)
  • Tinakula (Santa Cruz Islands, Solomon Islands)
  • Bagana (Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea)
  • Langila (New Britain, Papua New Guinea)
  • Ulawun (New Britain, Papua New Guinea)
  • Rabaul (Tavurvur) (New Britain, Papua New Guinea)
  • White Island (New Zealand)
  • Loihi (United States, Hawaiian Islands)
  • Pagan (Mariana Islands)
  • Ruapehu (North Island, New Zealand)
  • Tongariro (North Island, New Zealand)
  • Aoba (Vanuatu)
  • Gaua (Vanuatu)
Ring of Fire (Kurile Islands to Philippines):
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