Etna volcano updates and eruption news:
Etna volcano (Sicily, Italy): fluctuating activity continues
Wednesday Aug 26, 2020 07:11 AM | BY: MARTIN
Emissions from Etna volcano yesterday (image: @gio_marchese/twitter)
Strombolian activity continues at fluctuating intensity from the saddle vent of the New SE crater characterized by occasional ash emissions.
Moderate thermal anomaly at Etna volcano detected yesterday (image: MIROVA)
An explosion occurred at 15:30 local time yesterday that generated plume of ash which reached approx. 14,763 ft (4,500 m) altitude and drifted SE. Ash fall was reported in Viagrande and Trecastagni areas.
Fluctuating seismicity continues including periods of average amplitude tremor. The seismic station records internal tremor at 2900-3000 m altitude in area of New SE Crater.
According to MIROVA Detection System a moderate thermal anomaly (59 MW) was detected in satellite images.
Source: Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Osservatorio Etneo volcano activity update 26 August 2020
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