Vulcano volcano (Eolian Islands, Italy): elevated fumarolic activity, Volcanic Alert Level raised to Yellow
Sa, 2. Okt 2021, 05:1805:18 AM | VON: MARTIN
Elevated fumarolic activity from Vulcano observed by INGV's surveillance cameras (image: INGV)
Gas emissions emitted from Fossa crater on 29 September (image: INGV)
The observatory Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV) reported that elevated fumarolic activity in the Fossa summit crater has been detected today.
Degassing at Vulcano (image: @m_pistolesi/twitter)
The activity is associated with increased level SO2 and CO2 emissions and temperature.
The seismic station recorded a small internal tremor related to near-continuous degassing over the past few weeks.
Based on the changes in the activity, the INGV raised the alert level for the volcano to "yellow".
Source: Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia volcano activity update 2 October 2021
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