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Etna volcan
Stratovolcan complexe Currently about 3329 m (changing due to eruptive activity and collapse of its crater rims)
Sizilien (Italien), 37.75°N / 14.99°E
Condition actuelle: en éruption (4 sur 5) Eruptions du volcan Etna:
En activité quasi permanente ; certaines grandes éruptions historiques telles que : en 122 BC (éruption explosive du sommet), AD 1669 (éruption sur le flanc sud dévastatrice), 1787 (l'une des plus spectaculaires éruptions au sommet enregistrée - fontaines de lave, semble-t-il, jusqu'à 3000 m de haut).
Les éruptions depuis 1950 (f: flanc / s: activité sommitale): 1950-51(f), 1952(s), 1953(s?), 1955-64(s), 1966-1970(s), 1966(f), 1971(f), 1971-1980(s), 1974(f), 1978(f), 1979(f), 1980-81(s), 1981 (f), 1983(f), 1984(s), 1985(f), 1986(s), 1987(f), 1987(s), 1989(f), 1989-1991(s), 1991-93(f), 1995-2001(s), 2001(f), 2002(s), 2002-03(f), 2004-2005 (f),2006(s),2007(s),2008-9(f)
Style éruptif tipique:
Effusive (coulée de lave et fontaine de lave) et explosive avec des éruptions modérées stromboliennes et parfois phréatomagmatiques. Les deux types d’activités éruptives ont lieu fréquemment au sommet et sur ses flancs. Ses éruptions latérales au niveau des flancs, semblent se regrouper sur des laps de temps d’environs quelques dizaines d’années

Voyages au volcan Etna :
Volcans d'Italie - le Grand Tour (15 jours d'expédition du Vésuve à l’Etna)
Etna Volcan Spécial (4/5 jours - expédition sur le volcan du mont Etna, Italie)
Etna Discovery (8-days hiking & study tour on Mt. Etna volcano, Italy)
Montagnes de Feu - du Stromboli à l'Etna (marche et voyage d'étude avec un volcanologue vers les volcans Etna, Vulcano, Lipari et Stromboli)

Etna Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION AT 20210220/2050Z EXPLOSIVE ACTIVITY WITH ASH EMISSION to 20000 ft (6100 m)

sam., 20 févr. 2021, 21:15
21:15 PM | AUTEUR : VN
Satellite image of Etna volcano on 20 Feb 2021
Satellite image of Etna volcano on 20 Feb 2021
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Toulouse warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX01 at 21:13 UTC, 20/02/21 from LFPW
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210220/2112Z
VAAC: TOULOUSE
VOLCANO: ETNA 211060
PSN: N3744 E01500
AREA: ITALY
SUMMIT ELEV: 3330M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/26
INFO SOURCE: INGV WEBCAM, VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS:ERUPTION AT 20210220/2050Z EXPLOSIVE ACTIVITY WITH
ASH EMISSION
OBS VA DTG: 20/2115Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 N3745 E01500 - N3738 E01530 - N3721 E01515 -
N3745 E01500 MOV SE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/0315Z NOT PROVIDED
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/0915Z NOT PROVIDED
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/1515Z NOT PROVIDED
RMK: HEIGHT OF ASH CLOUD ESTIMATED
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20210220/2210Z=

Actualités précédentes

sam., 20 févr. 2021, 20:14
Strombolian explosion at Etna's New SE crater this evening (image: LAVE webcam)
As the same time interval (approx. 35 hours) as between the past 3 lava fountaining episodes or paroxysms has now passed since the last eruption yesterday morning, it is now a guessing game whether Etna is now heading to produce the 4th in a new series. ... lire toutes
ven., 19 févr. 2021, 10:19
The New SE crater after the end of the lava fountains (image: thermal INGV webcam)
After little more than an hour with impressive fire fountains, the eruption quickly ceased and is now over. The lava flows to the south and east continue to descend, but may no longer be alimented. lire toutes
ven., 19 févr. 2021, 09:41
The eruption plume from this morning's paroxysm of Etna (image: Sara Raciti)
About 45 minutes after the onset, the eruption is now at its peak, probably going to start to decrease soon. lire toutes
ven., 19 févr. 2021, 09:12
Lava fountains at the New SE crater during the peak of the ongoing paroxysm (INGV thermal webcam)
UPDATE: the still ongoing paroxysm appears to be even more intense than its two predecessors and still not The height of the lava fountains is likely more in the range of 700 m, something which will be determined later by the volcano observatory. ... lire toutes
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