Etna volcano update: Lava fountains quickly increase to approx. 300 m height
Fri, 19 Feb 2021, 08:5708:57 AM | BY: T
300 m lava fountain from Etna's New SE crater (image: INGV thermal webcam)
The rate with which intensity increases is impressive. Within a few minutes since the onset, the lava fountains have already reached heights of approx. 300 m and still grow...
Corresponding visual view
A tall ash and steam plume now rises several km above the crater.
Fri, 19 Feb 2021, 08:33
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