Etna volcano updates and eruption news:
Etna volcano update: Weak strombolian activity at the New SE Crater
Wednesday Nov 25, 2015 21:28 PM | EC
Thermal anomaly on the eastern side of the New SE crater (INGV Monte Cagliato thermal webcam)
Since this afternoon there is a change visible in Etna's activity. Weak strombolian activity has started from the New SE crater. The activity probably started earlier today, but due to bad weather it was not observed before.
Weak ash emissions from the New SE crater (Montagnola webcam, INGV Catania)
Weak strombolian activity continues also from the vent inside the Voragine crater.
Tremor remains low at the moment.
Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015
Strombolian activity continues in the Voragine. Hot fumaroles are visible at the New SE crater. [more]
Tuesday, Nov 17, 2015
No significant change in activity has occurred during the past days. Degassing from the New SE crater has decreased again, probably because the magma column has dropped again, and tremor is currently low. ... [more]
Friday, Nov 13, 2015
Etna's New SE crater is the likely site of new activity in the near future. Intense steaming from the eastern vent of the youngest summit crater suggests that magma is not far from the surface. ... [more]
Tuesday, Nov 10, 2015
Last night, a marked peak of volcanic tremor occurred as sign of internal unrest at the volcano, but (unlike during many previous occasions) did not result in a paroxysm and was not associated with any particular change in surface activity. ... [more]
Monday, Nov 09, 2015
During the past hours, volcanic tremor has bee rising strongly. In the past, this has often been a sign of an impending paroxysm (violent summit eruptive phase). Whether this is the case now is too early to say. ... [more]