Etna volcano (Sicily, Italy) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 6 August-12 August 2014 (New Activity / Unrest)
On 9 August INGV reported that volcanic tremor decreased and an ash plume rose to 1 km above the July 25 area of Etna and returned to strong Strombolian activity in the evening. Strombolian activity increased at New Southeast Crater that was accompanied by small emissions of black ash that remained within the crater. The Etna Volcanic Observatory raised the Aviation Color Code to Red on 9 August as an ash plume rose to 4 km (13,000 ft) a.s.l. returning to Orange on 10 August.
Wed, 6 Aug 2014, 06:0006:00 AM | BY: VN
The Aviation Color Code was raised to Red on 11 August with strong Strombolian activity at Etna accompanied by significant ash.
Source: Sezione di Catania - Osservatorio Etneo (INGV)
From: Global Volcanism Program, 2014. Report on Etna. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 6 August-12 August 2014. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.
Mon, 4 Aug 2014, 16:18
No significant changes have occurred at the volcano recently. Lava continues to arrive at the vent(s) at the eastern base of the NE crater, where strombolian activity is building up a complex cone and several small lava flows are spreading towards the Valle del Bove. ... Read all
Fri, 25 Jul 2014, 23:41
A new vent opened yesterday morning at 11:14 local time. ... Read all