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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.
: "One of the most eye-catching guides to the world’s volcanoes ever published."
: Depuis 2005, VolcanoDiscovery propose des voyages en petits groupes, des randonnées et du trekking, ainsi que des expéditions pour voir des volcans actuellement en activité, des voyages photographiques dans de nombreuses régions d’activité volcanique à travers le monde.
The Volcano Adventure Guide
: Excellent information and background for anyone wishing to visit active volcanoes safely and enjoyably. The book presents guidelines to visiting 42 different volcanoes around the world.
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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Sunday, 1 December 2019
lundi déc. 02, 2019 00:24 | AUTEUR : EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 2 Dec 2019
Summary: 204 quakes M2+, 67 quakes M3+, 28 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (302 total)
+: 204 earthquakes
+: 67 earthquakes
+: 28 earthquakes
+: 3 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.2*10^13 J (3.4 GWh / 2923 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (1 Dec 2019):
#1: M 5.1 quake: Chagos Archipelago Region (British Indian Ocean Territory) on Sun, 1 Dec 05h48
#2: M 5.0 quake: Solomon Islands on Sun, 1 Dec 21h22
#3: M 5.0 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Sun, 1 Dec 23h44
#4: M 4.5 quake: Albania on Sun, 1 Dec 06h04
#5: M 4.5 quake: 57km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska (USA) on Sun, 1 Dec 12h27
#6: M 4.5 quake: Northern Sumatra, Indonesia on Sun, 1 Dec 13h17
#7: M 4.4 quake: Albania on Sun, 1 Dec 11h42
#8: M 4.4 quake: Halmahera, Indonesia on Sun, 1 Dec 17h24
#9: M 4.4 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Sun, 1 Dec 20h19
#10: M 4.4 quake: 9km E of Shibetsu, Japan on Sun, 1 Dec 23h36
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
samedi, nov. 30, 2019
Summary: 6951 quakes M2+, 2789 quakes M3+, 977 quakes M4+, 146 quakes M5+, 16 quakes M6+, 1 quake M7+ (10880 total)
Plus sur VolcanoDiscovery:
Try our new app!
: Volcanoes & Earthquakes - our new free App for Android shows the latest earthquakes and active volcanoes on a map and as list, as well as volcano news from all the world. You can filter the data shown in various ways, e.g. by magnitude or age of earthquakes, the distance from your location, the status of volcanoes and so on.
Climbing Stromboli volcano
: Stromboli provides one of the most remarkable opportunities to watch volcanic eruptions from close: a natural ridge located 150 m above the active vents. A classic and all-time favorite tour by anyone interested in seeing active volcanoes!
Photos from Italy
: Italy - the cradle of volcanology. Browse through various photo galleries mainly from its numerous volcanic areas - from Naples to Etna and the Eolian Islands and more.