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stratovulcano 321 m / 1,053 ft
Nuova Zelanda, -37.52°S / 177.18°E
: normal or dormant
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Eruzioni del vulcano White Island:
2019, 2016, 2013, 2012, 2001, 1998-2000, 1998, 1995, 1986-94, 1983-84, 1976-82, 1974, 1971, 1971, 1970, 1969, 1968-69, 1966-67, 1962, 1959, 1958, 1957, 1955, 1947, 1933, 1930, 1928, 1926, 1924, 1922, 1909, 1908 (?), 1886?,1886, 1885 (?), 1885, 1856 (?), 1836, 1826
Stile eruttivo tipico:
Explosive (in historic time: frequent small phreatic and phreatomagmatic eruptions)
Latest news & updates from White Island
mer, 30 dic 2020, 09:50
Ongoing steam emissions at White Island volcano today (image: GeoNet)
A series of minor steam explosions
from the active vent occurred at the volcano at about 15:00 local time yesterday detected by seismic instruments as the volcano observatory GeoNet reported. Read more... leggere tutti
Mon, 7 Dec 2020, 08:27
The alert level for the volcano was lowered to "green"
Gas emissions from White Island volcano today (image: GeoNet)
, as an observation flight on 2 December confirmed that ash emissions from the volcano has now stopped. Read more... leggere tutti
Wed, 2 Dec 2020, 09:07
Low-level gas plumes at White Island volcano today (image: GeoNet)
Based on camera footage, aerial observations and gas measurement flights, the amount of ash
in the plume appears to have diminished
over the last week and is no longer present in the near-persistent steam and gas plume as GeoNet reported. Over the past three weeks, ash has been emitted from the main vent at the back of the lake at Whakaari/White Island. This is consistent with the lack of ash being detected on recent MetService satellite images. The plume is now back to its light colour, composed of steam and volcanic gas, with little to no ash. Read more... leggere tutti
Tue, 24 Nov 2020, 16:46
Tue, 24 Nov 2020, 07:15
Satellite image of White Island volcano on 24 Nov 2020
Mon, 23 Nov 2020, 20:00
Mon, 23 Nov 2020, 08:30
Satellite image of White Island volcano on 23 Nov 2020
Sun, 22 Nov 2020, 21:45
Sun, 22 Nov 2020, 15:45
Sun, 22 Nov 2020, 04:45
Satellite image of White Island volcano on 22 Nov 2020
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