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Complejo estratovolcán Currently about 3329 m (changing due to eruptive activity and collapse of its crater rims)
Sicily, Italy, 37.75°N / 14.99°ECurrent status
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| Places to stayErupciones del volcán Etna:
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.Últimos terremotos cercanosLatest satellite imagesSentinel hub
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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: SMALL EXPLOSIVE ACTIVITY ONGOING OBS VA DTG: 18/1400Z
lunes feb 18, 2019 14:15 | POR: VN
Satellite image of Etna volcano on 18 Feb 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX01 at 13:58 UTC, 18/02/19 from LFPW
VOLCANO: ETNA 211060
PSN: N3744 E01500
SUMMIT ELEV: 3330M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/25
INFO SOURCE: INGV WEBCAM, VONA, SAT IMG
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: SMALL EXPLOSIVE ACTIVITY ONGOING
OBS VA DTG: 18/1400Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N3755 E01500 - N3740 E01500 - N3820 E01315 -
N3845 E01325 - N3755 E01500 MOV WNW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/2000Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/0200Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/0800Z NO VA EXP
RMK: THIN WHITE PLUME FROM THE VOLCANO. VA CLOUD IS DISSPATING.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORY
lunes, feb 18, 2019
For more than a month, sometimes intense ash emissions have been taking place from the NE crater and, to lesser extent, from Bocca Nuova. ... leer todo
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