Get our newsletter!
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
: Excellent information and background for anyone wishing to visit active volcanoes safely and enjoyably. The book presents guidelines to visiting 42 different volcanoes around the world.
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Maintaining the volcano and earthquake news sections on this website, the free Volcano Webcams tool
and interactive map widget
is a free-time, both time- and server cost intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support us, and help keep it alive and improve it, please consider making a small donation
(PayPal).Online cc paymentThank you!
See also: Monthly reports
Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 23 Jul 2019
Tuesday Jul 23, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 Jul 2019Summary: 186 quakes M2+, 51 quakes M3+, 25 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (267 total)
+: 186 earthquakes
+: 51 earthquakes
+: 25 earthquakes
+: 4 earthquakes
+: 1 earthquake
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.3*10^14 J (35.3 GWh / 30372 tons of TNT / 1.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):
#1: M 6.1 quake: Balleny Islands Region on Tue, 23 Jul 10h33
#2: M 5.6 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 23 Jul 23h08
#3: M 5.3 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 23 Jul 01h55
#4: M 5.1 quake: Peru-Ecuador Border Region on Tue, 23 Jul 11h44
#5: M 5.0 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 23 Jul 09h38
#6: M 4.9 quake: Kepulauan Obi, Indonesia on Tue, 23 Jul 03h09
#7: M 4.9 quake: 192km ESE of Palora, Ecuador (Peru) on Tue, 23 Jul 11h44
#8: M 4.9 quake: Philippine Islands Region (Philippines) on Tue, 23 Jul 13h10
#9: M 4.8 quake: Tonga Islands on Tue, 23 Jul 04h34
#10: M 4.8 quake: 106km SSE of Acari, Peru on Tue, 23 Jul 11h41
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:
Merapi volcano photos
: One of the most active and most dangerous volcanoes of Indonesia: Merapi meaning "the one who makes fire", is a feared but also venerated holy mountain looming over the city of Yogyakarta, capital of Central Java.
From Stromboli to Etna tour
: A small group tour with a volcanologist to discover the active volcanoes in Sicily: spend 8 fantastic days in some of the most beautiful and interesting volcanic areas in the world. Watch Etna and Stromboli erupt... Last but not least, very nice accommodation and delicious food wait for you!
Try our new app!
: Volcanoes & Earthquakes - our new free App for Android shows the latest earthquakes and active volcanoes on a map and as list, as well as volcano news from all the world. You can filter the data shown in various ways, e.g. by magnitude or age of earthquakes, the distance from your location, the status of volcanoes and so on.
Eruption from close
: On 17 Oct, explosions were particularly violent at Anak Krakatau. We show a series of images of a spectacular explosion captured from close range by boat.