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Worldwide Volcano News and Updates:

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 [read all]
MODIS hot spot at Ubinas (MODVOLC, Univ. Hawaii)
MODIS hot spot at Ubinas (MODVOLC, Univ. Hawaii)
Seismic signal from Ubinas today (IGP)
Seismic signal from Ubinas today (IGP)
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!
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 [read all]
Friday, Apr 18, 2014
Pyroclastic flow on Sinabung yesterday (photo: Firdaus Surbakti - facebook.com/firdaus.surbakti)
Pyroclastic flow on Sinabung yesterday (photo: Firdaus Surbakti - facebook.com/firdaus.surbakti)
Small steam emission from Popo yesterday
Small steam emission from Popo yesterday
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 [read all]
No significant changes in the currently relatively low activity have been reported. Occasional small to moderate explosions and weak avalanches from the active lava flow on the SE side of the dome occurred during 16-17 April.
INSIVUMEH only reports steaming and internal tremor, but no visible eruptive activity from the Mackenney crater at the moment.
Explosion from Fuego volcano this morning
Explosion from Fuego volcano this morning
Moderate to strong explosions continue at the volcano with ash plumes rising almost 1 km above the crater. ...more
MODIS hot spot at Reventador (MODVOLC, Univ. Hawaii)
MODIS hot spot at Reventador (MODVOLC, Univ. Hawaii)
Current seismic signal at Reventador (CONE station, IGPEN)
Current seismic signal at Reventador (CONE station, IGPEN)
The volcano continues to produce small to medium explosions with ash plumes rising up to 1.5 km. A MODIS hot spot indicates the presence of fresh lava at the summit, but there seems to be currently no lava flow.

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