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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: Activité petite ou avertissement éruption imminente (3 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
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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
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Volcan Etna - actualités

Volcan Etna - actualités

Etna volcano update: Intermittent ash emissions from SE crater

lundi juin 26, 2017 08:24 | AUTEUR : T

Ash puff from Etna's SE crater this morning (image: RadioStudio7)
Ash puff from Etna's SE crater this morning (image: RadioStudio7)
Stronger ash emission yesterday morning (image: RadioStudio7)
Stronger ash emission yesterday morning (image: RadioStudio7)
After a period of calm during the past weeks, the SE crater started again to show signs of unrest. Since yesterday morning, small to moderate ash emissions have been occurring intermittently from the summit vent of the SE crater complex.
Thermal imagery indicates that the ashes are relatively cold, suggesting that the magma column at the moment resides still low in the conduit.
Whether the observed ash puffs are caused by deep-seated explosive activity (=degassing of magma) or by internal collapses is difficult to say.
Other than from the SE crater, there is strong degassing from the Voragine as well as weak incandescence in the Voragine and the crater open on the eastern side of the SE crater.
Actualités précédentes

vendredi, mai 19, 2017
We have several free spaces for (hiking) tours to the summit area of Etna in small groups (max 8 persons) on 16 and 17 June. The excursions are accompanied by a certified mountain guide and a volcanologist from our team (Dr. Tom Pfeiffer) and will aim to approach volcanic activity if present and the most interesting volcanic features. ... [details]
Strombolian activity at the SE crater's saddle vent and the peaks of tremor accompanying each short-lived episode (image: Boris Behncke / INGV Catania)
vendredi, mai 19, 2017
Since 11 May, Etna has been in an unusual state of activity. At remarkably regular intervals of approx. 8 hours, the "saddle vent", located between Etna's old and new Southeast Crater, has been producing more than 20 brief episodes of mild strombolian activity, each accompanied by a short-lived increase in volcanic tremor amplitude. The episodes are further characterized by the absence of strong degassing. ... [details]
jeudi, avril 27, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [details]
Satellite image of Etna volcano on 26 Apr 2017
mercredi, avril 26, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [details]
Etna's new lava flow from the SE cone seen on the thermal webcam of INGV Catania on Montagnola
mercredi, avril 19, 2017
After a pause of 4 days, a new (mainly effusive) eruptive episode started this morning around 11:30 local time. Accompanied by mild strombolian activity from the summit vent of the SE crater cone, a new lava flow began to descend on the southern flank of the SE crater complex. ... [details]

Etna volcano update: Intermittent ash emissions from SE crater

lundi juin 26, 2017 08:24 | AUTEUR : T

Ash puff from Etna's SE crater this morning (image: RadioStudio7)
Ash puff from Etna's SE crater this morning (image: RadioStudio7)
Stronger ash emission yesterday morning (image: RadioStudio7)
Stronger ash emission yesterday morning (image: RadioStudio7)
After a period of calm during the past weeks, the SE crater started again to show signs of unrest. Since yesterday morning, small to moderate ash emissions have been occurring intermittently from the summit vent of the SE crater complex.
Thermal imagery indicates that the ashes are relatively cold, suggesting that the magma column at the moment resides still low in the conduit.
Whether the observed ash puffs are caused by deep-seated explosive activity (=degassing of magma) or by internal collapses is difficult to say.
Other than from the SE crater, there is strong degassing from the Voragine as well as weak incandescence in the Voragine and the crater open on the eastern side of the SE crater.
Actualités précédentes

vendredi, mai 19, 2017
We have several free spaces for (hiking) tours to the summit area of Etna in small groups (max 8 persons) on 16 and 17 June. The excursions are accompanied by a certified mountain guide and a volcanologist from our team (Dr. Tom Pfeiffer) and will aim to approach volcanic activity if present and the most interesting volcanic features. ... [details]
Strombolian activity at the SE crater's saddle vent and the peaks of tremor accompanying each short-lived episode (image: Boris Behncke / INGV Catania)
vendredi, mai 19, 2017
Since 11 May, Etna has been in an unusual state of activity. At remarkably regular intervals of approx. 8 hours, the "saddle vent", located between Etna's old and new Southeast Crater, has been producing more than 20 brief episodes of mild strombolian activity, each accompanied by a short-lived increase in volcanic tremor amplitude. The episodes are further characterized by the absence of strong degassing. ... [details]
jeudi, avril 27, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [details]
Satellite image of Etna volcano on 26 Apr 2017
mercredi, avril 26, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [details]
Etna's new lava flow from the SE cone seen on the thermal webcam of INGV Catania on Montagnola
mercredi, avril 19, 2017
After a pause of 4 days, a new (mainly effusive) eruptive episode started this morning around 11:30 local time. Accompanied by mild strombolian activity from the summit vent of the SE crater cone, a new lava flow began to descend on the southern flank of the SE crater complex. ... [details]
 

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