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Tuesday, Oct 01, 2013
Apareció recientemente una fumarola de géiser-como segunda (y mucho más violenta) o mudvolcano de la costa cerca de Fumiciono, aprox. 100 metros de la playa en la zona donde se construye el nuevo puerto de Roma. Es un ducto submarino que produce fuentes de agua rica en sedimentos de surgencia impulsado por desgasificación fuerte desde el fondo del mar: ... [Leer más]
Monday, Aug 26, 2013
Lo que parece ser que una fumarola nueva apareció cerca de aeropuerto internacional Fiumicino de Roma el sábado. Un respiradero produciendo pequeñas fuentes como géiser de vapor, agua y barro se abrió repentinamente en el suelo cerca de un cruce de carreteras cerca de Fiumicino. ... [Leer más]
 

Monte Albano volcano

estratovolcán, caldera 950 m
Italia, 41.75°N / 12.71°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Last update: 26 Mar 2019
Typical eruption style: Explosivos
Erupciones del volcán Monte Albano: unknown
Fecha / HoraRevista / ProfundidadDistanciaUbicación
Mon, 11 Nov 2019
Mon, 11 Nov 22:04 UTCM 1.7 / 10.8 km14 km4 km N Colonna (RM) (Italy)
Mon, 11 Nov 09:12 UTCM 1.2 / 7.7 km15 km4 km W Gallicano nel Lazio (RM) (Italy)
Sat, 9 Nov 2019
Sat, 9 Nov 12:43 UTCM 2.4 / 9 km10 kmSouthern Italy
Thu, 31 Oct 2019
Thu, 31 Oct 00:56 UTCM 2.0 / 10.8 km20 km3 km E Artena (RM) (Italy)
Wed, 23 Oct 2019
Wed, 23 Oct 04:01 UTCM 1.5 / 11.3 km20 km3 km E Artena (RM) (Italy)
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The Monte Albano (Alban Hills) complex immediately SE of Rome contains a large Pleistocene stratovolcano with a 10 x 12 km wide caldera.

Background:

The caldera was formed during an eruptive period with six major explosive eruptions producing at least 280 cu km of ejecta between about 560,000 and 350,000 years ago. Subsequent eruptions occurred from a new 5-km-wide central cone and from many phreatomagmatic craters and cones within the Artemisio-Tuscolana caldera and on its outer flanks. The post-caldera eruptions have buried the western side of the caldera rim. The largest of the post-caldera craters is Lake Albano, a 4 x 2.5 km wide maar constructed at the WSW margin of the caldera in 5 stages dating back to about 45,000 years ago. Eruptive products of the 3rd stage were dated at 26,000 yrs Before Present (BP). The 4th and 5th stages were not dated directly, but sediment-core gaps at 16,000 and 7500 yrs BP may correspond to these eruptions (Villa et al., 1999). Reported historical eruptions during the Roman period are uncertain, but seismic swarms of up to two years duration have been recorded since Roman times.
Source: Smithsonian GVP


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