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The Volcano Adventure Guide
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News & updates:
Saturday, Jan 05, 2019
Weak volcanic unrest continues at the volcano. During 21-23 Dec 2018, another small seismic swarm took place under the volcano totaling 88 recorded earthquakes of very small magnitudes at shallow depths (less than 2.5 km beneath the summit of the lava dome). ...
Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018
The volcano has been showing weak signs of unrest since the beginning of 2018, in the form of increasing numbers of tiny earthquakes under the volcano. ...
Saturday, Oct 06, 2018
The University of the West Indies Seismic Research Center reports that high levels of seismicity have been recorded at the volcano. The alert level is Yellow.
Volcanoes of the Caribbean Islands
Map of the volcanoes in the Lesser Antilles and West Indies (courtesy: www.mount-pelee.com)
Major islands and volcanoes of the Lesser Antilles and West Indies
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: A growing list of often illustrated explanations and definitions of geological terms and keywords, with focus on volcanology and seismology.