Heard volcano (Australia, Southern Indian Ocean) activity update
Thu, 25 Jul 2013, 14:23 14:23 PM | BY: T
A single hot spot is again visible at the summit crater. It is not known what activity exactly occurs there, but it could be that there is a small lava lake or strombolian-type activity from the crater at Dawson Peak.
MODIS hot spot data (past 7 days) for Heard volcano (ModVolc, Univ. Hawaii)
Mon, 8 Jul 2013, 15:25
A thermal hot spot is again visible at the Mawson Peak summit crater of the island, suggesting renewed activity. Due to the remoteness of the uninhabited island, which is rarely visited, only satellite data are usually available to detect activity. Read all
Thu, 2 May 2013, 12:03
Effusive eruptive activity at the remote volcano continues. A recent satellite picture shows a new lava flow on the SW flank of Mawson Peak. A MODIS hot spot is visible as well. ... Read all