Etna volcano update: Strombolian activity from New SE crater
Mon, 28 Dec 2020, 20:4020:40 PM | BY: T
Strombolian eruptions from Etna's New SE crater this evening (image: LAVE webcam from Schiena dell'Asino)
Although no paroxysm has occurred since the last one almost a week ago (on 22 Dec), Etna continues to erupt, mainly from the eastern summit vent of the New SE crater.
Tremor signal showing a slow, steady increase lately (image: INGV Catania)
Intense strombolian activity is currently taking place there, with a slow, but noticeable tendency to increase during the past day. Whether this might be heading towards another fire fountaining phase (paroxysm) in a nearer future can only be speculated upon.
Wed, 23 Dec 2020, 16:45
After the latest paroxysm from the New SE crater early yesterday morning, the volcano has continued to produce mild strombolian activity, mainly from the eastern summit vent of the SE crater complex. ... Read all
Tue, 22 Dec 2020, 10:27
A third paroxysm occurred at the volcano in the early morning hours today, following the previous one after almost exactly 24 hours. ... Read all