Etna volcano (Sicily, Italy) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 13 August-19 August 2014 (Continuing Activity)
On 13 August INGV reported continued eruptive activity at New SE Crater of Etna, including Strombolian explosions accompanied by minor ash emissions. Lava continued to flow about 3 km NE towards Monte Simone. On 18 August INGV reported that the eruption at New SE Crater had ended on 15 August and lava flow activity had ceased as of 16 August.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014, 06:0006:00 AM | BY: VN
Source: Sezione di Catania - Osservatorio Etneo (INGV)
From: Global Volcanism Program, 2014. Report on Etna. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 13 August-19 August 2014. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.
Wed, 6 Aug 2014, 13:50
Decreasing tremor and weakening thermal signals suggest that the explosive / effusive activity from the vents at the eastern foot of the NE crater still continues, but at reduced rate. At least one lava flow seems to be still active. ... Read all
Wed, 6 Aug 2014, 06:00
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. ... Read all