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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: menor actividad o una advertencia erupción (3 out of 5)
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Erupciones 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.
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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: EXPLOSIVE ACTIVITY IS INCREASED OBS VA DTG: 21/0830Z

jueves feb 21, 2019 09:00 | POR: VN

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX01 at 08:47 UTC, 21/02/19 from LFPW
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190221/0830Z
VAAC: TOULOUSE
VOLCANO: ETNA 211060
PSN: N3744 E01500
AREA: ITALY
SUMMIT ELEV: 3330M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/35
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM, SAT IMAGERY, INGV
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: EXPLOSIVE ACTIVITY IS INCREASED
OBS VA DTG: 21/0830Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N3745 E01500 - N3715 E01505 - N3710 E01445 -
N3745 E01500 MOV S 05KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 21/1400Z NOT PROVIDED
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 21/2000Z NOT PROVIDED
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 22/0200Z NOT PROVIDED
RMK: EXPLOSIVE ACTIVITY IS INCREASED FROM 0827Z
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190221/0945Z
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Noticias Anteriores
Satellite image of Etna volcano on 20 Feb 2019
jueves, feb 21, 2019
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miércoles, feb 20, 2019
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Satellite image of Etna volcano on 19 Feb 2019
martes, feb 19, 2019
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martes, feb 19, 2019
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