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June 2017

Aurora Borealis (northern lights) from Landmannalaugur (Iceland) on 12 Sep 2014 (Photo: AndreasIrgan...
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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 28 Jun 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.2), Etna (18 quakes between mag 1.1-2.5), Fourpeaked (1 quake mag 2.1), Geysir (1 quake mag 1.2), Hualalai (1 quake mag 1.9), Irazu (1 quake mag 2.5), Kilauea (1 quake mag 2.2), Kurikoma (1 quake mag 2.7), Long Valley (15 quakes between mag 0.6-2.1), Mammoth Mountain (11 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.8), Mount St. Helens (2 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Ontake-san (4 quakes between mag 2.5-3.2), Panay (1 quake mag 2.4), Reykjanes (1 quake mag 1.2), Ruapehu (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.1), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.5), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (1 quake mag 1.2) (updated 08h50) ... [more]
Strong explosive eruption at Shiveluch volcano yesterday (image: KVERT webcam)
Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017
The activity at the volcano remains elevated. Another very large explosion occurred yesterday morning at 10:14 local time (01:14 UTC) and generated an ash plume that rose to approx. 40,000 ft (12 km) altitude and drifted NE. ... [more]

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017
A selection of images showing the new flank eruption and active summit lava lake at Erta Ale as seen during our tour in Feb 2017 and Dallol, by Stefan Tommasini - Fotografie mit Seele (website). [more]

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14-days study trip and expedition to the active volcanoes of Guatemala
Guatemala (Central America): Volcanoes in the land of the Maya
(15-days study trip and expedition to Guatemala's volcanoes)
15 days / 14 nights - Moderate
$ 3900  ? 
no scheduled dates at present

Expedition to active Anak Krakatau volcano
Krakatau volcano, Sunda Strait: Krakatau Volcano Special
(expedition to study & observe Anak Krakatau volcano and its activity)
7 days - Easy
1760 €  ? 
Custom and group dates
when erupting (unknown!)

Etna in wtinter: excursions on ski or snow shoes
Etna volcano: Etna in Winter
(winter trekking, skiing and snow-shoe excursions for small groups or individuals)
4-7 hours - Moderate-Challenging
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Custom and group dates
no scheduled dates at present

Desert, salt and volcanoes - expedition to the Danakil desert and its volcanoes
Danakil desert (Ethiopia): Desert, salt and volcanoes
(expedition to Erta Ale volcano and Dallol hydrothermal field (Danakil desert, Ethiopia))
14 days / 13 nights - Moderate
$ 4860  ? 
18 Nov - 1 Dec 2017
23 Dec 17 - 5 Jan 2018
13-26 Jan 2018

Photo expedition to Papua New Guinea
Papua New Guinea: Expedition Papua
(14 days expedition to Papua New Guinea with Ulla Lohmann)
2 weeks - Moderate
3950 €  ? 
11-24 Jul 2017
14-27 Nov 2017

Sakurajima volcano tour
(5-days volcano expedition to observe Sakurajima volcano's activity from close)
5 days / 4 nights - Easy
1970 €  ? 
no scheduled dates at present

Unknown Asia - Volcanoes of Myanmar
(12 days exploring the volcanoes of Myanmar with a geologist)
12 days / 11 nights - Easy-Moderate
2850 €  ? 
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