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Sun, 30 Sep 2012, 17:58
New dates for the popular volcano trekking tour to Java's volcanoes: 18 May-3 Jun, 22 Jun-8 Jul, 27 Jul-12 Aug, 24 Aug-9 Sep 2013 - BOOKING NOW!
Sun, 30 Sep 2012, 17:00
Sun, 30 Sep 2012, 14:47
Volcanically spoken, this has been a very calm Sunday so far with little changes to report. ...more [read all]
Sat, 29 Sep 2012, 09:32
Fuego volcano has further increased its activity. In its latest report, INSIVUMEH counted 18 eruptions during 27-28 Sep, out of which 10 were moderately sized and produced ash plume up to 1 km height, and fountains of incandescent material of up to 200 m height, which generated avalanches on the upper crater flanks. ...more [read all]
Sat, 29 Sep 2012, 09:18
According to an article on NBC News, Changbaishan (Baitoushan) volcano in northeastern China close to the border with North Korea has been showing signs of unrest and might be preparing itself for an eruption in the next few decades. ...more [read all]
Sat, 29 Sep 2012, 08:08
A large lahar traveled through the Ash Canyon (Barranco Ceniza) towards the community of Osnuna on 27 Sep between 14.30-15:50. More than 55 m of rainfall during a single hour (2.2 inches) remobilized still hot pyroclastic flow deposits from the 13 Sep eruption in the canyon including large tree fragments and boulders more than 1.5 meters in diameter. The lahar, strongly smelling of sulfur, cut the dirt road between San Andrés Osuna and Siquinalá. It was the first of these dimensions, but INSIVUMEH warns that more are possible.
Fri, 28 Sep 2012, 09:41
Not much new volcano activity has occurred. Most volcanoes we regularly monitor have not shown significant changes. ...more [read all]
Fri, 28 Sep 2012, 08:50
Tondano Lake is a large caldera lake in northern Sulawesi (Indonesia), best known as for its popular local recreation areas. Few know it is what is nowadays usually called a SUPERVOLCANO, similar to Yellowstone with a big difference: it is currently erupting. As Carl on VolcanoCafe in a brilliant article (s. below) points out, a single small earthquake at Yellowstone outperforms it in popularity. ...more [read all]
Fri, 28 Sep 2012, 01:01
Thu, 27 Sep 2012, 15:35
The number of earthquakes remains elevated, and their location and depths are becoming more scattered with several quakes above M2 at about 15 km depth. ...more

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