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Volcano Calendar 2020
: We're proud to present our 2020 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past two years.
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Copahue volcano news & activity updates
dim., 30 déc. 2012, 10:25
MODIS thermal anomaly at Copahue (summarized data from 28-30 Dec)
Visual and seismic activity have decreased at Copahue and no more ash emissions or incandescence have been observed since 29 Dec. It is thought that the small eruption that had started on 22 Dec has ended. It has emplaced a small body of lava (a lava dome) inside the crater which is now cooling, but still visible as a thermal anomaly on MODIS satellite data. ...plus
ven., 28 déc. 2012, 01:09
SO2 plume from Copahue volcano on 27 Dec 2012 (NOAA)
New ash emissions occurred today. Ash clouds at 10,000 ft (3 km) altitude extending about 50 km NE along with strong SO2 emissions visible on satellite data.
mer., 26 déc. 2012, 12:05
Le SERNAGEOMIN a abaissé le niveau d'alerte du Copahue et l'a ramené à l'orange. La sismicité est en effet maintenant assez faible et seules une petite dizaine d'explosions ont été recensées hier. ...plus
dim., 23 déc. 2012, 06:55
Terra/MODIS image of the Copahue eruption, taken at 14:45 UT on December 22, 2012 (NASA earth observatory)
At 21:43 local time Saturday, a strong harmonic tremor signal occurred with the same dominant frequency 1.36 Hz and an intermediate intensity (2x stronger than the one during earlier records). Immediately after this episode that lasted about 5 minutes there were 2 explosions with loud noises heard. ...plus
sam., 22 déc. 2012, 11:05
According to SERNAGEOMIN, the eruption is most likely a small phreatic event. This is a abbreviated translation of the latest press release: ...plus
sam., 22 déc. 2012, 11:05
An initial ash plume from Copahue spreading to the ENE, image from NOAA
A Satellite image taken on 14:00 on 22 November shows a large ash plume drifting 110 KM SE from Copahue volcano. Ash fall has been reported in Loncopue village in Argentina, 50 KM SE of the volcano. The volcano's last confirmed eruption was in 2000, although one report stated eruptions in 2001 as well. ...plus
ven., 28 sept. 2012, 09:30
Intense steaming can be observed from the El Agrio crater lake as the following recent video shows: ...plus
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Dallol hot springs
: One of the most bizarre landscapes on earth: Dallol is a vast and very active hydrothermal field creating a colorful array of hot springs, small geysers, salt towers, colorful lakes and ponds in the middle of the deepest part of the Danakil desert and the Karum salt lake.
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Land of Colors
: We still have spots free on the tours to Kamchata's volcanoes in Aug & Sep 2020! Both tours will be accompanied by a volcanologist from our team. A country full of colors and adventures is waiting for you!