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Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014
The active lava dome of Semeru in late Nov 2014 (photo: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
The active lava dome of Semeru in late Nov 2014 (photo: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
Close-up of the active lava dome of Semeru in late Nov 2014 (photo: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
Close-up of the active lava dome of Semeru in late Nov 2014 (photo: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
A recent visit at the summit of the volcano by our expedition leader Andi and Markus confirmed that "Semeru's lava dome is growing bigger and wider, and now has a diameter of 100-200 m. ...more [read all]
Incandescence at Nakadake crater (JMO)
Incandescence at Nakadake crater (JMO)
Disappearance of Aso's crater lake in 2013 (Culture Volcan)
Disappearance of Aso's crater lake in 2013 (Culture Volcan)
Activity from the Nakadake crater has intensified. Since yesterday, ash emissions and comparably strong incandescence have been observed, suggesting that a new magmatic eruption could be under way. ...more [read all]
The Alaska Volcano Observatory concluded that "the most recent period of explosive eruptive activity at Pavlof Volcano has ended" and downgraded the volcano alert level again. ...more [read all]
Stromboli, 1st Jan, 2013
Stromboli, 1st Jan, 2013
Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014
Explosive activity at the eruptive vents of Fogo on 25 Nov 2014 (MuzikaTV)
Explosive activity at the eruptive vents of Fogo on 25 Nov 2014 (MuzikaTV)
Lava flow approaching Portela village (MuzikaTV)
Lava flow approaching Portela village (MuzikaTV)
The eruption continues, but the situation is critical inside the Cha caldera. The northern lava flow branch has started to enter the village of Portela and today destroyed and/or damaged several buildings, including the headquarters of the Fogo Nature Park. ...more [read all]
Earthquakes and subsidence of the Bardarbunga caldera since 12 Sep (Icelandic Met Office)
Earthquakes and subsidence of the Bardarbunga caldera since 12 Sep (Icelandic Met Office)
Lava flows at Fogo (credit: Landsat image on Google Earth / Peter Webley)
Lava flows at Fogo (credit: Landsat image on Google Earth / Peter Webley)
Bardarbunga (Iceland): The eruption at Holuhraun continues strongly. The only apparent change is that during the past days, the intensity of lava output seems to be less stable and fluctuating. ...more [read all]
Earthquakes and subsidence of the Bardarbunga caldera since 12 Sep (Icelandic Met Office)
Earthquakes and subsidence of the Bardarbunga caldera since 12 Sep (Icelandic Met Office)
The eruption at Holuhraun continues strongly. The only apparent change is that during the past days, the intensity of lava output seems to be less stable and fluctuating. ...more [read all]

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