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Archived news:

Tue, 31 Jul 2012, 19:01
An interactive map and listing of latest earthquakes in Europe. Near-complete for quakes >M2.
Tue, 31 Jul 2012, 10:08
Fuego volcano (Guatemala): Latest observations suggest a decreasing trend in activity, but strombolian eruptions continue with explosions producing 200-500 m high ash clouds, and at least one lava flow is still active. Seismic activity is at moderate levels. ...more [read all]
Tue, 31 Jul 2012, 06:23
Recent earthquakes at Tongariro (GeoNet)
Sesimic activity has picked up under Tongariro volcano in New Zealand, GeoNet confirms in its latest bulletin. The earthquake activity had started on 13 July, peaked on 20 July, sharply decreased and picked up again with currently about 3-10 events per day. The earthquakes cluster in a zone between Mount Tongariro and the eastern side of Lake Rotoaira at 2-7 km depth. They are mostly very small and unlikely to be felt. ...more [read all]
Tue, 31 Jul 2012, 06:06
Volcanoes in Kamchatka have been relatively calm over the past week. ...more [read all]
Mon, 30 Jul 2012, 16:26
Batu Tara (Sunda Islands, Indonesia) continues to be active. Ash clouds to about 2 km altitude were obverved yesterday and today on satellite images. ...more [read all]
Mon, 30 Jul 2012, 15:33
Seismic signal (Parador station) from the night 28-29 July (INSIVUMEH)
Santiaguito volcano has showed an increase in activity yesterday morning INSIVUMEH reports in its latest special bulletin. ...more [read all]
Mon, 30 Jul 2012, 13:29
At the Ijen volcano at night
Our photo tour on Java im May was for Remi & Waltraud Nescher (Switzerland) their first time in Asia. They returned very happy and sent us some great photos and a report.
Mon, 30 Jul 2012, 10:30
As our colleague Marc Szlegat reported on Vulkane.Net, the alert level of the Japanese Kirishima volcano (Kirishimayama) was raised last month"orange". This is the third out of 4 warning levels and means that an eruption could occur any time. ...more
Mon, 30 Jul 2012, 08:03
Our interactive volcano and earthquake map can be easily configured to show earthquakes for specific individual regions (so far, only volcanic regions are considered). ...more [read all]
Sat, 28 Jul 2012, 11:26
Kawah Ijen at night (photo: Jorge)
A number of great recent photos from these and other volcanoes have recently been submitted to our image pool for the Photo of the Month competition, mostly by guests on our tours. Have a look and vote for your favorites or submit own pictures!

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