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Vanuatu, -16.25°S / 168.12°ECurrent status
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| ReportsAmbrym volcano videosAmbrym volcano books | ToursAmbrym volcano eruptions:
1774, 1820(?), 1863, 1870(?), 1871, 1883, 1884, 1886, 1888, 1894, 1898, 1908, 1909(?), 1910, 1912, 1913, 1915, 1929, 1935, 1937, 1938, 1942, 1950, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1957, 1958, 1960, 1961, 1963, 1964, 1967, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1977 (2x), 1979 (2x), 1980, 1981, 1983, 1984, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1994, 1996, 2006, 2008, 2009 -ongoingTypical eruption style:
Effusive, formation of lava lakesLast earthquakes nearby
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Ambrym volcano news:
Mon, 17 Dec 2012, 10:46
SO2 plume from Ambrym on 17 Dec (NOAA)
A strong SO2 plume is visible from Ambrym today.
Thu, 22 Nov 2012, 11:05
SO2 plume from Ambrym on 22 Nov (NOAA)
SO2 plumes are visible on today's NOAA satellite images again.
Fri, 16 Nov 2012, 07:18
SO2 plume from Ambrym on 15 Nov (NOAA)
An SO2 plume can be seen on satellite data today and yesterday and indicates the presence of fresh lava at the surface.
SO2 plume from Ambrym on 16 Nov (NOAA)
Tue, 30 Oct 2012, 10:48
SO2 plume from Ambrym on 30 Oct (NOAA)
A strong SO2 plume is visible on today's NOOA satellite image, suggesting more than usual intense lava lake activity.
Sun, 21 Oct 2012, 10:05
A strong SO2 plume is drifting west from Ambrym volcano.
Sun, 14 Oct 2012, 10:05
A strong SO2 plume is visible today from Ambrym, where several lava lakes remain active.
Thu, 13 Sep 2012, 10:05
A strong SO2 plume can be seen drifting SE fro Ambrym.
Mon, 10 Sep 2012, 10:05
SO2 plume from Ambrym on 9 Sep (NOAA)
A strong SO2 plume from Ambrym can often be seen on NOAA's satellite images. Lots of fresh lava is needed to produce this plume.
Tue, 28 Aug 2012, 10:05
SO2 plume from Ambrym on 28 Aug (NOAA)
A significant SO2 plume from Ambrym is visible on the recent NOAA satellite image.
Sat, 25 Aug 2012, 07:56
Our volcanologist Yashmin near the crater of Marum (photo: R. Henley)
MARUM crater (Ambrym) ...more
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