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Map of lava flows during the current eruption (IGPEN)
Sunday, Jun 28, 2015
The eruption in the Galapagos islands continues strongly from the effusive vent inside the caldera, near its southern rim. ... [more]
Thermal signal from Wolf volcano (MIROVA)
Monday, Jun 22, 2015
The eruption that started 4 weeks ago continues strongly, but from the location of the origin of the thermal signal it seems that since around 13 June, the eruption has been occurring from vents inside the vast summit caldera rather than from the fissure vents that opened on the upper ESE flank on 25 May. ... [more]
 

Volcanoes of Galapagos Islands (12 volcanoes)

Pinta | Marchena | Genovesa | Wolf | Ecuador | Darwin | Santiago | Fernandina | Alcedo | Santa Cruz | Santa Fe | Cerro Azul
The Galapagos Islands in the western Pacific are formed one of the most active hot spots of the world and are similar to the Hawaiian volcanoes. Basaltic eruptions occur every few years.
The islands belong to Ecuador and are a protected nature reserve.
Pinta
(Shield volcano)
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Marchena
(Shield volcano)
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Genovesa
(Shield volcano)
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Wolf
(Shield volcano)
Volcán Wolf, straddling the equator on the northern end of Isabela Island is the highest volcano of the Galápagos archipelago. The 1710-m-high volcano has steeper slopes than most other Isabela volcanoes, reaching angles up to 35 degrees. [more]

Ecuador
(Shield volcano)
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Darwin
(Shield volcano)
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Santiago
(Shield volcano)
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Fernandina
(Shield volcano)
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Alcedo
(Shield volcano)
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Santa Cruz
(Shield volcano)
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Santa Fe
(Shield volcano)
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Cerro Azul
(Shield volcano)
Cerro Azul volcano a basaltic shield volcano on the SW part of Isabela Island in the Galápagos Islands. It has the same name as Cerro Azul volcano in Chile, meaning "Blue Mountain" in Spanish.
Cerro Azul is one of the most active volcanoes of ... [more]

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