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Etna volcan
Stratovolcan complexe Currently about 3329 m (changing due to eruptive activity and collapse of its crater rims)
Sicile (Italie), 37.75°N / 14.99°E
Condition actuelle: en éruption (4 sur 5)
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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
Derniers séismes proches
Voyages au volcan Etna
Volcans d'Italie - le Grand Tour (15 jours d'expédition du Vésuve à l’Etna)
Circuit Etna Trekking (Randonnées guidées privées - voyages trekking sur le volcan 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)
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The best place to stay near Mt Etna is no doubt the Corsaro hotel, located a few 100 m from the cable car station at La Sapienza cable car station on Etna South: Hotel Corsaro Plus d'info sur l'Etna...

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Volcan Etna - actualités

Volcan Etna - actualités

Etna volcano update: Lava flow from new fissure vent continues

dimanche avril 02, 2017 16:13 | AUTEUR : T

Etna's lava flow on 30 March 2017 (photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italy)
Etna's lava flow on 30 March 2017 (photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italy)
The effusive eruption from the new fissure vent at the southern base of the SE crater complex continues into its 3rd week of activity with little changes since it started early on 16 March.
The lava flow remains active, but at low effusion rate. It has formed a wide channel of 'a'a lava that passes between the Monte Supino and the 2002 craters (Monti Barbagallo), where it forms several overlapping branches. From 2800 m elevation, it has roofed itself over into a tube, but reappears at the surface further downslope. Its most advanced front is now at around 2300 m elevation on the SW flank.
Link: Photos from the lava flow on 30 Mar 2017
Video:

Actualités précédentes
mercredi, mars 29, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [details]
vendredi, mars 24, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [details]
A steam ring  from New SE crater drifts in the sky against a large ash plume (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
mercredi, mars 22, 2017
On Saturday late in the morning the explosive activity from the SE crater stopped. ... [details]
mardi, mars 21, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [details]

lundi, mars 20, 2017
Towards the end of the second eruption of Etna in 2017 (15-20 March), an unusual phenomenon occurred: the lower lava flow, originating from the 2900 m fissure vent at the base of the SE crater and descending into the Valle del Bove from its western rim at 2500 m elevation, produced a series of small to moderate pyroclastic flows, associated with dense ash plumes. ... [details]

Etna volcano update: Lava flow from new fissure vent continues

dimanche avril 02, 2017 16:13 | AUTEUR : T

Etna's lava flow on 30 March 2017 (photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italy)
Etna's lava flow on 30 March 2017 (photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italy)
The effusive eruption from the new fissure vent at the southern base of the SE crater complex continues into its 3rd week of activity with little changes since it started early on 16 March.
The lava flow remains active, but at low effusion rate. It has formed a wide channel of 'a'a lava that passes between the Monte Supino and the 2002 craters (Monti Barbagallo), where it forms several overlapping branches. From 2800 m elevation, it has roofed itself over into a tube, but reappears at the surface further downslope. Its most advanced front is now at around 2300 m elevation on the SW flank.
Link: Photos from the lava flow on 30 Mar 2017
Video:

Actualités précédentes
mercredi, mars 29, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [details]
vendredi, mars 24, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [details]
A steam ring  from New SE crater drifts in the sky against a large ash plume (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
mercredi, mars 22, 2017
On Saturday late in the morning the explosive activity from the SE crater stopped. ... [details]
mardi, mars 21, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [details]

lundi, mars 20, 2017
Towards the end of the second eruption of Etna in 2017 (15-20 March), an unusual phenomenon occurred: the lower lava flow, originating from the 2900 m fissure vent at the base of the SE crater and descending into the Valle del Bove from its western rim at 2500 m elevation, produced a series of small to moderate pyroclastic flows, associated with dense ash plumes. ... [details]
 

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