Etna volcano updates and eruption news:
Etna volcano (Sicily, Italy): long phase of ash emissions
Friday Aug 21, 2020 08:46 AM | BY: MARTIN
Explosion from Etna volcano yesterday (image: INGV)
The activity of the volcano remains unchanged.
An ash plume from Etna volcano yesterday (image: INGV)
According to volcano observatory INGV a long phase of strombolian activity began on 20 August characterized by ash emissions from the saddle vent of the New SE crater.
An ash plume extended to the south-southeast of the volcano and caused light ash fall towards the Catania direction. The emissions ceased late evening.
On 21 August another series of strombolian activity with minor ash content was detected.
Source: Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Osservatorio Etneo volcano activity update 21 August 2020
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