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Latest volcano news:
Friday, Jun 23, 2017
No unusual activity has occurred at the volcano recently, but the lava dome in the summit crater continues to be active. Minor steaming can be occasionally seen and satellite data continue to detect a weak thermal anomaly. ... [more]
Friday, Jun 23, 2017
On 15 June KVERT reported that the temperature of a thermal anomaly identified in satellite images had increased, and that the webcam recorded a gas-and-steam plume rising above Bezymianny to 4 km (13,100 ft) a.s.l. and drifted SSE. ... [more]
Friday, Jun 23, 2017
The volcano has remained calmer since the large-scale explosion on 15 June, which had produced an ash plume that rose up to 12 km (39,000 ft) altitude and drifted more than 1000 km NE and SE, causing ash fall in Klyuchi (50 km SW), Maiskoe, Kozyrevsk (115 km SW), and Atlasovo (160 km SW). ... [more]
Friday, Jun 23, 2017
OVSICORI-UNA reported that on 15 June a diffuse plume of mainly water vapor rose 50 m above Rincón de la Vieja's crater rim. A small hydrothermal explosion from the crater with the highly acidic lake was detected around noon on 18 June. ... [more]
Friday, Jun 23, 2017
No explosions with significant ash emissions have been detected during the past 14 days, although a thermal anomaly continues to be present at the summit, suggesting that mild activity still occurs from the volcano. [more]
Friday, Jun 23, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 23 Jun 2017
Friday, Jun 23, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Thursday, Jun 22, 2017
Katla (Southern Iceland): Over the past days, seismic activity under the large ice-covered volcano has increased. It seems likely that at least some of this activity is caused by injections of new magma into the volcano's system, as some earthquakes were detected at depths between 10 and up to 25 km where no normal tectonic activity that could be triggering the earthquakes is expected. ... [more]
Recent earthquakes under Katla volcano as of 22 June 2017, showing two small swarms  (image: Icelandic Met Office)
Thursday, Jun 22, 2017
Over the past days, seismic activity under the large ice-covered volcano has increased. It seems likely that at least some of this activity is caused by injections of new magma into the volcano's system, as some earthquakes were detected at depths between 10 and up to 25 km where no normal tectonic activity that could be triggering the earthquakes is expected. ... [more]

 

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:
Ring of Fire (Kurile Islands to Philippines):
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