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Monday, Jul 28, 2014
Nishinoshima on 23 July (image: Japanese Coast Guard)
Nishinoshima on 23 July (image: Japanese Coast Guard)
MODIS hot spots at Karangetang volcano last week (MODVOLC, Univ. Hawaii)
MODIS hot spots at Karangetang volcano last week (MODVOLC, Univ. Hawaii)
Summary of some of the most significant events during the past days: ...more [read all]
Activity at the volcano continues to be elevated. VAAC Darwin frequently spots ash plumes from relatively strong strombolian to vulcanian activity.
Pyroclastic flow from an explosion at Reventador on 26 July evening (IGPEN webcam)
Pyroclastic flow from an explosion at Reventador on 26 July evening (IGPEN webcam)
Current seismic signal at Reventador (CONE station, IGPEN)
Current seismic signal at Reventador (CONE station, IGPEN)
Activity at the volcano has increased with more frequent small to moderately sized explosions from the growing lava dome in its summit. An explosion on the evening of 26 July generated a pyroclastic flow on the southwestern slope that reached almost 1 km length. ...more
Intermittent eruptions continue. New ash emissions occurred yesterday from the volcano. VAAC Tokyo spotted an ash plume at estimated 28,000 ft (8 km) altitude drifting north on satellite imagery.
MODIS hot spots at Karangetang volcano last week (MODVOLC, Univ. Hawaii)
MODIS hot spots at Karangetang volcano last week (MODVOLC, Univ. Hawaii)
An comparably small eruption occurred last week at the volcano. Incandescent lava avalanches were reported to descend from the summit lava dome to the SE, towards the area of Batu Awang, during 19-21 July. ...more [read all]
Nishinoshima on 23 July (image: Japanese Coast Guard)
Nishinoshima on 23 July (image: Japanese Coast Guard)
A vent near the eastern coast feeding 2 lava flows
A vent near the eastern coast feeding 2 lava flows
Activity at the growing island continues, perhaps even with increased intensity, judging from the recent pictures obtained by the Japanese Coast Guard on 23 July: ...more [read all]
Explosive eruption at  Halema'uma'u lava lake on 23 July
Explosive eruption at Halema'uma'u lava lake on 23 July
Strong bubbling in the lava lake following the explosion
Strong bubbling in the lava lake following the explosion
A piece of the crater walls of the Halema'uma'u lava lake collapsed on 23 July and triggered a small explosive eruption. Liquid spatter was ejected to the outer perimeter of the pit crater (including webcam position and the closed observation area) and an ash plume was generated. ...more
MODIS hot spots at Ibu volcano (MODVOLC, Univ. Hawaii)
MODIS hot spots at Ibu volcano (MODVOLC, Univ. Hawaii)
New thermal signals have been detected recently coming from the northern rim of the volcano's summit crater, suggesting that the volcano has entered a phase of increased activity. ...more
Saturday, Jul 26, 2014
Thermal image of the effusive vents at the base of the NE crater with the lava flow (Monte Cagliato webcam, INGV Catania)
Thermal image of the effusive vents at the base of the NE crater with the lava flow (Monte Cagliato webcam, INGV Catania)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): (25 Jul) A new vent opened yesterday morning at 11:14 local time. ...more [read all]

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