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Etna volcano
Complejo estratovolcán Currently about 3329 m (changing due to eruptive activity and collapse of its crater rims)
Sicily, Italy, 37.75°N / 14.99°E
Current status: erupción (4 out of 5)
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Near continuously active; some major historic eruptions include 122 BC (large Plinian outbursts that created the small caldera of the "Cratere del Piano"), 1669 AD (devastating flank eruption that destroyed 15 villages and part of Catania), 1787 (Subplinian eruption and one of the most spectacular summit eruptions on record - lava fountains reportedly up to 3000 m high).
Eruptions since 1950 (f: flank / s: summit activity): 1950 (s), 1950-51(f), 1955 (s), 1956 (s), 1956 (f), 1957 (s),1960 (s), 1961 (s), 1964 (f), 1964 (s), 1966 (s), 1966-1971(s), 1968 (f), 1971(f), 1972-1973 (s), 1974 (f), 1974-1975 (s), 1975-1977 (f), 1977-1978 (s), 1978 (f), 1979(s), 1979 (f), 1980 (s), 1981 (s), 1981 (f),1982-1983 (s), 1983(f), 1984(s), 1985(s), 1985(f), 1986(s), 1986-1987 (f), 1987(s), 1988(s), 1989(s), 1989(f), 1990 (s), 1991-93(f), 1995(s), 1996(s), 1997 (s), 1998 (s), 1999 (s), 2000 (s), 2001(s), 2001 (f), 2002(s), 2002-03(f), 2004-2005 (f), 2006 (s), 2007 (s), 2008-2009 (f), 2010(s), 2011-2013(s), 2014-18, 2018(f), 2019 (s)
Typical eruption style:
Efusivas (coladas de lava) y ligeramente explosivo (estromboliana) erupciones. Tanto cumbre y frecuentes erupciones de flanco, el último parece estar ocurriendo en racimos que duran unos pocos a unas pocas decenas de años.
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Most recommended:
The best place to stay near Mt Etna is no doubt the Corsaro hotel, located a few 100 m from the cable car station at La Sapienza cable car station on Etna South: Hotel Corsaro

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Etna volcano updates and eruption news:

Etna Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION AT 20200829/1218Z SIGNIFICANT ASH EMISSION TOPFL150

sáb, 29 ago 2020, 12:45
12:45 PM | POR: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX01 at 12:32 UTC, 29/08/20 from LFPW
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200829/1231Z
VAAC: TOULOUSE
VOLCANO: ETNA 211060
PSN: N3744 E01500
AREA: ITALY
SUMMIT ELEV: 3330M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/20
INFO SOURCE: INGV, VONA, WEBCAMS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS:ERUPTION AT 20200829/1218Z SIGNIFICANT ASH EMISSION
TOPFL150
OBS VA DTG: 29/1230Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL100/150
240/15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 29/1830Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 30/0030Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 30/0630Z NO VA EXP
RMK: EXPLOSIVE ACTIVITY IS INCREASING AT NEW SE CRATER.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Noticias Anteriores
mié, 26 ago 2020, 07:11
Emissions from Etna volcano yesterday (image: @gio_marchese/twitter)
Strombolian activity continues at fluctuating intensity from the saddle vent of the New SE crater characterized by occasional ash emissions. ... leer todo
vie, 21 ago 2020, 08:46
Explosion from Etna volcano yesterday (image: INGV)
The activity of the volcano remains unchanged. ... leer todo
 

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