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Volcanic activity worldwide 23 May 2013: Etna
jueves may 23, 2013 21:04 |
Seismic trace of the 3.5 earthquake today (ESVO station, INGV Catania)Etna (Sicily, Italy)
: A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake occurred under the town of Zafferana, about 10 km east of the summit area this afternoon.
The volcano has been quiet for some while now, but it could (and likely will) erupt again in the near future. Whether this earthquake is a harbinger of something new to come is impossible to say at the moment, but it's a good idea to keep a close watch of the volcano.... [read more]
jueves, may 23, 2013
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy)
: Explosive activity at Stromboli is currently at normal to moderately high levels, but the magma column has obviously dropped considerably compared to previous weeks, as there are no longer lava overflows. We observed the volcano during the past days and found a total of 8 active vents in the crater terrace, out of which 4 were showing their typical different strombolian activity: ...
miércoles, may 22, 2013
Turrialba (Costa Rica)
: New ash emissions occurred yesterday and produced light ash falls in the outskirts of San José, in the areas of Guadalupe, Tres Ríos, Curridabat, and Ipis (at about 30 km distance). ...
martes, may 21, 2013
Sangeang Api (Indonesia)
: An increase in seismicity since 26 April triggered VSI to rise the alert status from 2 to 3 on a scale of 1-4 (from "Waspada", "watch" to Siaga", alert). For the moment, only degassing has been observed as surface activity. ...
lunes, may 20, 2013
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy)
: Over the past days, Stromboli has returned to normal levels of activity with frequent, mostly small to medium-sized explosions and low to medium tremor. Small lava overflows and frequent rockfalls still occur. ...
domingo, may 19, 2013
: The lava dome remains active and produces hot avalanches on the western and eastern flanks. KVERT reports moderate seismic activity, incandescence of the volcano summit and medium to strong degassing. ...
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