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Wed, 18 Jul 2018, 00:30
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Wed, 18 Jul 2018, 00:20
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Jul 2018
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Wed, 18 Jul 2018, 00:15
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Wed, 18 Jul 2018, 00:00
Tue, 17 Jul 2018, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius during the past 24 hours on 17 Jul 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.6-2.1), Etna (1 quake mag 2.3), Geysir (1 quake mag 1.2), Hofsjökull volcano (1 quake mag 1.3), Kaiserstuhl (1 quake mag 1.6) ...more [read all]
Tue, 17 Jul 2018, 23:30
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 17 Jul 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Tue, 17 Jul 2018, 23:20
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Jul 2018
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Tue, 17 Jul 2018, 21:00
Map of today's active volcanoes
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20180717/0750Z FL120 EXTD S OBS VA DTG:17/0850Z ...more [read all]
Tue, 17 Jul 2018, 17:45
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Tue, 17 Jul 2018, 16:50
Observing the nighttime glow of Erta Ale's active lava lake
Although visitor numbers increased significantly over the past years, the active lava lake of Erta Ale volcano and unique colourful scenery of Dallol’s hydrothermal fields remained more risky travel destinations due to their proximity to Ethiopia’s border with Eritrea. The decades long violent conflict between the two countries included the killing of 5 and kidnapping of 2 tourists visiting Erta Ale in January 2012. Following this deadly incident new safety measures involved military presence at all times on Erta Ale’s summit as well as armed Afar escorts for anyone traveling in these parts of the Danakil depression. Increased security made adventure travellers return to this one-off destination which recently saw a large increase in visitors as well as documentary coverage. The region will undoubtedly become even more popular now that the 8 July 2018 peace agreement between Ethiopia and Eritrea unexpectedly made an end to one of Africa’s longest running conflicts. ...more [read all]

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