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Worldwide Volcano News and Updates:

Sun, 14 Feb 2016, 10:01
Eruption of Sinabung on the evening of 12 Feb 2016 (PVMBG)
Explosions from the summit crater continue to occur intermittently. An eruption in the evening (18:24 local time) of 12 Feb produced an ash plume that rose approx. 2 km above the summit.
Sun, 14 Feb 2016, 10:00
Sun, 14 Feb 2016, 09:57
Pyroclastic flow at Semeru yesterday (image: Leopold Kennedy Adam ‏@LeopoldAdam / twitter)
A pyroclastic flow (hot avalanche of fragmented volcanic material) occurred on the volcano's southern side yesterday morning, reaching 4.5 km length and producing an ash plume that rose to 26,000 ft (8 km) altitude. Darwin VAAC raised the aviation color code to RED. ...more [read all]
Sun, 14 Feb 2016, 09:29
Momotombo's eruption with pyroclastic flow yesterday
Another explosion occurred at the volcano yesterday at 10:40 local time. It produced a pyroclastic flow that descended the NE flank through the prominent ravine that also had channeled the recent lava flow from 2015. ...more [read all]
Sat, 13 Feb 2016, 21:00
Eruption at Momotombo yesterday (image: INETER)
Momotombo (Nicaragua): Two relatively small explosions occurred yesterday at the volcano, one at around 02:20 and another at 11:15 local time. ...more [read all]
Sat, 13 Feb 2016, 15:39
Eruption at Momotombo yesterday (image: INETER)
Two relatively small explosions occurred yesterday at the volcano, one at around 02:20 and another at 11:15 local time. ...more [read all]
Sat, 13 Feb 2016, 12:05
Ash plume from Zhupanovsky volcano yesterday
A stronger eruption occurred in the evening of 12 Feb, producing an ash plume that rose to estimated 34,000 ft (10 km) altitude and drifted more than 300 km east over the Pacific. VAAC Tokyo maintains Aviation Color ORANGE. ...more
Fri, 12 Feb 2016, 21:00
Ash plume from an eruption at Sakurajima this morning
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): The volcano continues to produce small to moderate vulcanian explosions at rates of a few per day, typically. ...more [read all]
Fri, 12 Feb 2016, 13:41
Glow from Colima's summit crater this morning
The volcano continues to produce intermittent explosions, but there might be something new in the making: weak, but continuous glow from the crater has appeared during the last night - something that hasn't been observed since the latest effusive eruptive phase in July last year. It could indicate that a new lava dome is about to appear. The next days or weeks will probably give a better answer. ...more [read all]
Fri, 12 Feb 2016, 11:53
Ash plume from an eruption at Sakurajima this morning
The volcano continues to produce small to moderate vulcanian explosions at rates of a few per day, typically.

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