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Stromboli volcano
stratovolcano 926 m
Eolian Islands, Italy, 38.79°N / 15.21°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Stromboli volcano eruptions:
Persistant (near-constant) activity since at least 2-3000 years. Most recent effusive (lava flow) eruptions from Dec. 2002-July 2003, March 2007, Aug-Oct 2014.
Typical eruption style:
Small explosive (strombolian) eruptions, typically every 20-30 mins. Intermittently, ca. every 2-20 years, minor effusive eruptions (lava flows); on average 2-5 times per year larger explosions.
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Lava flow and explosions in Jan 2013

Eruption updates & news from Stromboli:

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Wed, 30 Jan 2013, 07:26
Current seismic signal from Stromboli (ST8 station, INGV)
Activity has generally decreased over the past days, with less tremor and weaker explosion signals. Today, tremor seems to be stronger again.
Last night's signal (ST station)
Mon, 28 Jan 2013, 07:22
Current seismic signal from Stromboli (ST8 station, INGV)
Stromboli has returned to more normal levels of activity during the past days and not produced any new lava flows. ...more
Thu, 24 Jan 2013, 08:35
Today's seismic signal from Stromboli (ST8, INGV)
Activity, judged from tremor and explosion signals remain lower than during past week. The latest evaluation by INGV from 22 Jan described medium-low tremor levels.
Wed, 23 Jan 2013, 09:07
Thermal image of the crater area of Stromboli (INGV)
The strength of explosion signals and tremor seem to have increased this morning. A small lava out-spill of lava from the northern breached rim of the NE crater as well as dust trails from numerous blocks rolling down the Sciara can be seen on the webcams.
Webcam image of Stromboli (INGV)
Current seismic signal from Stromboli (ST8 station, INGV)
Tue, 22 Jan 2013, 11:05
Webcam image of Stromboli (INGV)
Activity has remained relatively calm, with weaker explosions (compared to last week) and no new lava overflows.
Current seismic signal from Stromboli ST8 station (INGV)
Mon, 21 Jan 2013, 09:37
Today's seismic signal from Stromboli (1) (ST8, INGV)
Activity (both tremor and strength of explosions) seems to have decreased a bit for the moment. No new lava overflows were seen. ...more
Thu, 17 Jan 2013, 11:05
Activity has been lower today. No new lava overflow was seen. Both tremor and explosion intensity has been lower than during the past week.
Wed, 16 Jan 2013, 11:05
Current seismic signal ST8 station (INGV)
The lava overflow has stopped (for now). Strong explosions felt in houses in the village continue to occur frequently and tremor remains elevated.
Tue, 15 Jan 2013, 11:05
Explosion from the NE crater in the evening today
Activity has been lower today, but for most of the day, visibility has been bad. The lava flow on the upper part of the Sciara del Fuoco remained active with one branch still flowing, but decreased to about half its size and length of yesterday. ...more
Mon, 14 Jan 2013, 11:05
The new lava flow on the upper Sciara del Fuoco this evening
Another collapse of parts of the northern crater rim occurred today around 14:30 local time. Lava continued to issue from the NE cone and forms a lava flow with currently 3 branches, one of which reaches about 400 m elevation. Glowing rockfalls reach the sea. ...more [read all]

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