Alaid volcano (Kurile Islands, Russia): eruption seems to decrease or have ended
Thu, 21 Jul 2016, 15:3715:37 PM | BY: T
The thermal signal from the volcano detected via satellite data has become much weaker since its peak in the first week of July, when volcanic activity could be identified as new lava flows inside the summit caldera.
MODIS thermal signal from Alaid volcano (MIROVA)
This decrease suggests that the eruption (lava effusion) has either ended, or paused, or continues with greatly reduced strength only.
Tue, 12 Jul 2016, 10:34
The new eruptive phase at the remote volcano which had started around 4 July, after a possible pause in activity, continues with dominantly effusive activity. ... Read all