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Saunders volcano (South Sandwich Islands, UK) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 4 November-10 November 2020 (New Activity / Unrest)

Wed, 4 Nov 2020, 06:00
06:00 AM | BY: VN
Gas emissions from Michael volcano on Saunders Island were possibly visible in satellite images drifting NE on 24 October. A clear view of the crater on 6 November revealed a thermal anomaly on the crater floor. Weather clouds often obscure views of Michael.

Sources: South Sandwich Islands Volcano Monitoring Blog, Sentinel Hub
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From: Global Volcanism Program, 2020. Report on Saunders. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 4 November-10 November 2020. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.

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Wed, 25 Dec 2019, 06:00
Three distinct thermal anomalies in the summit crater of Michael on Saunders Island were identified in a satellite image acquired on 24 December. Satellite images from 29 November and 2 December showed similar anomalies. ... Read all
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