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Lava flows on the pali from Kilauea's episode 61g flow yesterday night (14 Nov 2017)
Thursday, Nov 16, 2017
After 16 months of continuous activity, the Kamokuna lava entry into the ocean stopped a few days ago. It had decreased gradually over the past weeks and intermittently resumed during the past days, probably fed by remaining batches of lava in the lower tube system that fed it. ... [more]
Thursday, Nov 16, 2017
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Thursday, Nov 16, 2017
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Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017
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Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017
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Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 15 Nov 2017
Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017
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Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017
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What's erupting? List & map of currently active volcanoes

Europe and Atlantic Ocean:
Iceland:
Africa and Indian Ocean:
Indonesia:
Aleutians, Alaska and North America:
Mexico, Central America and Carribean:
South America:
Other regions:
  • Erebus (Antarctica)
  • Bristol Island (United Kingdom, South Sandwich Is)
  • Michael (United Kingdom, South Sandwich Is)
  • Zavodovski (South Sandwich Islands (UK))
  • Siple (Marie Byrd Land, Western Antarctica)
Pacific Ocean:
  • Kilauea (Hawai'i)
  • Bagana (Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea)
  • Manam (Papua New Guinea)
  • Yasur (Tanna Island, Vanuatu)
  • Ambrym (Vanuatu)
  • Aoba (Vanuatu)
  • Loihi (United States, Hawaiian Islands)
  • Langila (New Britain, Papua New Guinea)
  • Ulawun (New Britain, Papua New Guinea)
  • Lopevi (Vanuatu)
  • Tinakula (Santa Cruz Islands, Solomon Islands)
  • Mauna Loa (Big Island, Hawai'i)
  • Karkar (Northeast of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea)
  • Ruapehu (North Island, New Zealand)
  • Tongariro (North Island, New Zealand)
  • White Island (New Zealand)
  • MacDonald (Austral Islands,  )
  • Suretamatai (Banks Islands, Vanuatu)
Ring of Fire (Kurile Islands to Philippines):
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