Etna volcano (Italy) eruption update: eruption is probably ending
Mon, 3 Jun 2019, 18:2118:21 PM | BY: T
Thermal image of Etna's SE crater showing no signs of still active lava effusion (image: INGV Catania)
The recent sub-terminal eruption of Etna, which started early on 30 May, is probably ending or has ended already. During the past 24 hours, lava emission gradually decreased.
Thermal image of Etna's SE crater seen from the east yesterday showing the active flow on the southern side (image: INGV Catania)
While the southeastern lava flow was still active this morning, lava effusion appears now to have ceased or at least decreased to a fraction of its initial output. The lava flow on the NE side already stopped yesterday.
Fri, 31 May 2019, 07:20
The eruption which began in the early hours of 30 May 2019 from new fissure vents on both the NE and SE sides of the New Southeast Crater continues with little change. ... read all
Thu, 30 May 2019, 18:00
Thu, 30 May 2019, 11:30
Thu, 30 May 2019, 07:20
A new eruption started overnight: around 3 am local time, a small effusive fissure opened on the south-south-eastern base of the New SE crater and generated a small lava flow which is still active now. ... read all
Thu, 30 May 2019, 02:45