The Volcano Adventure Guide: Excellent information and background for anyone wishing to visit active volcanoes safely and enjoyably. The book presents guidelines to visiting 42 different volcanoes around the world.
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Example of a strong strombolian eruption at Stromboli from this morning (image: INGV Catania thermal webcam from 400 m Sciara viewpoint)
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 12 Jan 2018
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 12 Jan 2018
Satellite image of Kadovar volcano on 12 Jan 2018
Satellite image of Kadovar volcano on 11 Jan 2018
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 12 Jan 2018
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 11 Jan 2018
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): (12 Jan) A very strong explosion seems to have occurred last night around 21:00 local time, friends of ours who are currently on the island reported. Thomas H. who at the time was in a house near the port (east side of island) wrote: "Last night, around 9pm, a very large detonation occurred at the mountain and the night sky was bright as day, even the window facing the sea towards the east was lit up... my girlfriend believed to hear rumblings from falling rocks, while I suspected this to be rather the sound of strong rain." ... [read more] ... [show less] (Original in German: "Gestern Abend um 9 hats hier einen gewaltigen Donnerschlag am Berg gegeben und die Nacht war hell erleuchtet. ..sogar das Fenster zum Meer war taghell. Meine Freundin glaubte, polterndes Geröll gehört zu haben (auf der Ostseite !), ich ging eher von starkem Regen aus.") No trace of such an eruption could be found on the available webcam images in the archive (which are only 3 minutes apart and have probably missed the event), except that they indeed show that rather strong eruptions continue to occur.
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: RPRT OF VA EMS ...11 Jan: Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: OCNL EM
Photos from Vanuatu: A fascinating archipelago with very active volcanoes, tropical islands and very friendly and hospital people who still live their original Melanesian culture. Browse through our vast collection of photos.
17 days volcano trekking: This is one of our most exciting volcano tours! Halmahera, North Sulawesi and the Sangihe Islands are not only very scenic and interesting as well as nearly unspoiled by tourism, but also home to some of the country's most active (and often erupting) volcanoes, inclduing Dukono, Ibu, Lokon, Soputan and Karangetang.
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