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Fonualei volcano
Stratovolcano 180 m / 591 ft
Tonga, Tonga Islands, -18.02°S / -174.33°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Fonualei volcano eruptions:
1957 
Typical eruption style:
unspecified
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Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
 

Fonualei volcano news & activity updates:

Sun, 18 Aug 2019, 19:29
Sample of pumice encountered while sailing near Vava'u island in Tonga (image: Sail Surf ROAM / facebook)
A new eruption, likely submarine, has occurred (or is still in progress) during the past days west of Vava'u Island in the Tonga archipelago. Its origin volcano is still a bit unclear, but the eruption, evidenced by fresh pumice rafts and steam plumes is most likely from a submarine volcano near or a vent of the small Fonualei volcano. ...more [read all]

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