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.
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(222.5 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI VII (Very strong shaking) (via app)
Jaramillo Arriba, Chiriqui / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Very faint vibrations
San Carlos (Panama) (132 km NE from epicenter)(no details): On 21st floor of a condo at Rio Mar. I’ve experienced a 5 earthquake before in California and this seemed similar. (via EMSC)
Panama City (Panama) (207 km NE from epicenter)(no details): La cama se mecia (via EMSC)
Panama City (Panama) (206 km NE from epicenter)(no details): bounced us a bit. At first we were rocking, then it bounced like twice and then it was kind of like a vibration. Lots of people said they heard it too. (via EMSC)
Kelut volcano's lava dome in 2007: One of the most impressive lava dome eruptions in recent years. A new dome formed in the crater lake of Kelut volcano (East Java) in late 2007. Enjoy some unique pictures.
Igneous or magmatic rocks: The most primitive rock type forms when magma (molten rock) solidifies - either inside the earth (plutonic rocks) or during volcanic eruptions (volcanic rocks). A short overview.
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