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22-29 May 2021: Pearl of the Aegean - Santorini
- Isola di Santorini, Grecia
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stratovulcano 1745 m / 5,725 ft
Nicaragua, 12.7°N / -87°W
(2 di 5)
Eruzioni del vulcano San Cristobal:
2016, 2015, 2012
, 2010-11, 2010, 2009, 2008 (Nov), 2008 (Aug), 2007, 2005-06, 2003-04, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999-2000, 1997,1987 (?), 1985 (?), 1977, 1976 (Aug), 1976 (Mar), 1971, 1685, 1684, 1680, 1613 (?), 1528 ± 1 year
Stile eruttivo tipico:
San Cristobal volcano (Nicaragua): series of moderate-to-strong explosions
Wed, 10 Mar 2021, 07:41
07:41 AM | AUTORE: MARTIN
Dense dark ash plume generated from San Cristobal volcano yesterday (image: @SkyAlertMx/twitter)
SINAPRED reported that a series of five moderate-to-strong vulcanian-type explosions occurred at the volcano between 13:06 and 13:32 local time yesterday.
The strongest eruption at 01:25 local time triggered a dense, dark ash column to an estimated altitude of 8,000 ft (2,400 m)
which extended about 17 km to the southwest of the volcano. Ashfall was reported in cities of El Viejo, Chinandega and Chichigalapa.
Expected explosions in the near future will not threaten inhabited areas, but volcanological observatory recommends to keep general precautions.
On 14 February at 15:05 local time a small explosion
with emissions of water vapor and small amounts of ash occurred at the summit vent. Plume of ash rose to an altitude of 7,500 ft (2,300 m)
and drifted SW as VAAC Washington reported. ... leggere tutti
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