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Volcano Calendar 2020
: We're proud to present our 2020 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past two years.
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stratovolcanoes 657 m / 2,155 ft
Ryukyu Islands, Japan, 30.44°N / 130.22°ECurrent status
(4 out of 5)Kuchinoerabu-jima webcams / live data
| ReportsKuchinoerabu-jima volcano booksKuchinoerabu-jima volcano eruptions:2015
, 2014, 1980, 1976, 1974, 1973, 1972, 1968-69, 1966, 1945, 1933-34, 1932 (?), 1931, 1914, 1906-07 (?), 1841, 1840
radiocarbon-dated: 1560 ± 100 years, 1470 ± 50, 1440 ± 50, 1110 ± 75, 1100 ± 100, 970 AD ± 75, 600 AD ± 75, 1140 BC ± 150, 1450 BC ± 75, 3480 BC ± 150, 9520 BC ± 300Typical eruption style:
phreatic explosionsLast earthquakes nearbyLatest satellite imagesSentinel hub
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Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano news & activity updates:
Kuchinoerabu-jima Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200203/1800Z FL030 EXTD SW OBS VA DTG: 03/1750Z
Monday Feb 03, 2020 18:15 PM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVFE01 at 18:07 UTC, 03/02/20 from RJTD
VOLCANO: KUCHINOERABUJIMA 282050
PSN: N3027 E13013
SUMMIT ELEV: 657M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/31
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200203/1800Z FL030 EXTD SW
OBS VA DTG: 03/1750Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL030 360/7KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NOT AVBL
RMK: WE WILL ISSUE FURTHER ADVISORY IF VA IS DETECTED IN SATELLITE
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=
Monday, Feb 03, 2020
A strong explosive vulcanian-type eruption occurred this morning at the volcano: at 05:31 local time, a violent explosion with plenty of incandescent material (similar to a lava fountain) erupted and generated an ash plume that reached approx. 7000 m (21,000 ft) altitude and drifted into southerly directions. ...
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Types of tours
: We offer a broad variety of tours to volcanic areas: volcano expeditions and specials, discovery tours with hiking, photography, nature and culture, pilot tours and private custom tours.
Volcano Special expedition
: Special tour to see the ongoing eruption of Shivleuch volcano. Max 6 participants, 5 nights on location, accompanied by our team and local volcanologists. Sign up deadline Sun 24 Feb 2019!
Fuego volcano photos
: One of Central America's most active volcanoes, Fuego in Guatemala is in near-permanent explosive eruption with intermittent phases of increasing activity that generate lava fountains, lava flows and pyroclastic flows.
Eruption from close
: On 17 Oct, explosions were particularly violent at Anak Krakatau. We show a series of images of a spectacular explosion captured from close range by boat.