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Volcano Calendar 2019
: We're proud to present our 2019 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past few years.
: "One of the most eye-catching guides to the world’s volcanoes ever published.
: Our professional team of volcanologists and photographers offers unique travel opportunities: volcano expeditions, photo tours, and relaxed walking & study tours.
The Volcano Adventure Guide
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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 11 Jul 2019
Thursday Jul 11, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 11 Jul 2019Summary: 293 quakes M2+, 81 quakes M3+, 33 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (411 total)
+: 293 earthquakes
+: 81 earthquakes
+: 33 earthquakes
+: 4 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.4*10^13 J (9.37 GWh / 8062 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):
#1: M 5.3 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 11 Jul 03h43
#2: M 5.3 quake: Solomon Islands (Papua New Guinea) on Thu, 11 Jul 17h08
#3: M 5.2 quake: Vanuatu Islands on Thu, 11 Jul 15h31
#4: M 5.2 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 11 Jul 20h06
#5: M 4.9 quake: New Zealand (Norfolk Island) on Thu, 11 Jul 17h13
#6: M 4.9 quake: Taiwan Region (Japan) on Thu, 11 Jul 21h21
#7: M 4.8 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Thu, 11 Jul 02h30
#8: M 4.8 quake: Halmahera, Indonesia on Thu, 11 Jul 14h38
#9: M 4.8 quake: Northern Mid-atlantic Ridge on Thu, 11 Jul 20h33
#10: M 4.8 quake: Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Thu, 11 Jul 21h46
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
More on VolcanoDiscovery:
Volcano Eruption Special
: 11-16 Feb 2019: short-notice special tour to see the ongoing eruption of Karangetang volcano in northern Indonesia. Starting and ending in Manado. Small group 2-6 people, experienced volcano expedition leader from our team (Andi).
Best tours to see lava
: Visiting an erupting volcano is an unforgettable experience. If you're particularly looking to see "Red Hot Lava", these are among the best places to go to.
Photo Expeditions & Photography Tours
: We offer you a fine selection of photo tours to exceptional places guided by experienced photographers. These tours are ideal if you are interested in learning or improving photography or, if you are an experienced photographer yourself, to get to the best locations at the best times.
Volcanic crisis at Sakurajima - updates
: A strong earthquake swarm and increased inflation were detected in August 2015 and triggered authorities to raise the alert level, as volcanologists think that a larger eruption could follow. News and updates on the events can be found on this page.