Etna volcano updates and eruption news:
Etna volcano update: Eruption ended
Saturday May 16, 2015 16:46 PM | EC
Lava flows from the New SE crater (INGV Monte Cagliato thermal webcam)
The eruption has almost ended.
Current tremor signal (ECPN station / INGV Catania)
Tremor has descended back to low levels and lava effusion has almost completely ceased and stopped ca. 5 km from eruptive fissure .
The most advanced flow front is slightly below 1700 m elevation just above Rocca Musarra.
Explosive activity and ash emissions seem to have ceased.
Friday, May 15, 2015
The eruption continues, although its intensity has decreased compared to yesterday. ... [more]
Thursday, May 14, 2015
A new paroxysm is occurring at the volcano. Increasing near-continuous strombolian eruptions occur from the summit vent of the New SE crater and a lava flow is issuing from a vent at its eastern base into Valle del Bove. Tremor is still rising. ... [more]
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Strombolian activity began again today at the New SE crater. Accompanied by rising tremor, this activity is increasing at the moment. ... [more]
Sunday, Apr 12, 2015
A short sequence of seismo volcanic events occurred a few hours ago ended with two ash explosions at the Bocca Nuova Crater. [more]