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Fri, 31 Aug 2012, 23:13
Ash plume from an explosion at Stromboli volcano (June 2012) (Photo: Marc Szlegat / www.vulkane.net)
Fri, 31 Aug 2012, 23:05
Eruption from Stromboli volcano in July 2012 (photo: Rainer Albiez)
Fri, 31 Aug 2012, 17:18
The Alaska Volcano Observatory moved Little Sitkin volcano in the western Aleutians to Yellow Alert following a strong earthquake swarm detected since late 29 August local time. ...more [read all]
Fri, 31 Aug 2012, 13:02
Fri, 31 Aug 2012, 10:05
Some unrest is going on at Reclus volcano in southern Chile, located between Aguilera and Monte Burney in Patagonia, the Eruptions Blog writes: ...more [read all]
Fri, 31 Aug 2012, 08:10
The summit crater and lava dome of Merapi at sunrise (photo: Dietmar)
One of the participants on our recent trekking tour to Java in August send us a great photo of Merapi's new lava dome in the summit crater at sunrise.
Fri, 31 Aug 2012, 08:05
Seismic swarm at Little Sitkin volcano (AVO)
Little Sitkin volcano in the remote western Aleutian islands was placed on yellow alert by the Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) as an earthquake swarm was detected yesterday. ...more [read all]
Fri, 31 Aug 2012, 07:08
Earthquakes on and around Iceland on 30 Aug - the Kolbeinsey Ridge is the area with the yellow dots to the north (map: Icelandic Met Office)
Yesterday, there was a lot of earthquake activity on Iceland. At noon, a swarm with about 50 quakes partly preceded and followed a magnitude 4.2 quake at 5.8 km depth beneath the Reykjanes peninsula, near the axis of the the SW volcanic rift zone. Most quakes were between magnitudes 1-2 and at around 5 km depth. ...more [read all]
Thu, 30 Aug 2012, 15:00
Wed, 29 Aug 2012, 15:19
Not much volcanic activity is currently occurring in the world (something that can quickly change). Here are a few updates: ...more [read all]

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