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The city of Naples and Vesuvius volcano - perhaps THE volcano...
The city of Naples and Vesuvius volcano - perhaps THE volcano...
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Volcano news:

Exlosion at Nakadake volcano (Aso volcano) this morning
Saturday, Apr 25, 2015
Mild to moderate strombolian explosions from the Nakadake crater have become continuous. [more]
Glow from Calbuco this morning
Mild to moderate emissions of ash and incandescent material (probably as strombolian explosions) continue at the summit vent(s). A small ash plume rises approx. 1 km and is currently drifting east. ... [more]
Several ash plumes were reported by VAAC Tokyo during the past days. ... [more]
Ash plume from Sakurajima this morning
Strong vulcanian explosions have been occurring at the volcano, which remains in a state of elevated activity. ... [more]
Friday, Apr 24, 2015
The alert level was lowered back to the lowest level green, after signs of unrest at the volcano gradually had declined during the past weeks. ... [more]

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