Etna volcano update: 15th paroxysm at the New SE crater just started
Fr, 19. Mär 2021, 08:1808:18 AM | VON: T
Strong activity at Etna's New SE crater during the night (image: LAVE webcam from Schiena dell'Asino)
As expected, the 15th paroxysm of the New SE crater in a row since February, has begun. Although weather conditions are bad, occasional webcam images show strong explosions if not already lava fountaining from the crater.
Current tremor signal (image: INGV Catania)
Tremor is steeply rising towards the high levels typical for the lava fountaining episodes. Almost certainly a lava flow is descending towards Valle del Bove.
Fr, 19. Mär 2021, 07:23
A bit more than 2 days since the last lava fountaining episode (known as paroxysm) at the New SE crater, it seems at least likely that the volcano is now heading towards another such eruption in the next hours or so. ... Read all