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Tue, 30 Apr 2013, 16:45
GPS-measured deformation of HEKR station (Univ. Iceland), north of the volcano
Hekla (Iceland): The famous Icelandic volcano is showing further signs that indicate an eruption could occur in a near future. Significant rapid inflation, concentrated in the northern part of the volcano, has been detected since early April and likely represents accumulation of rising magma underneath. ...more [read all]
Tue, 30 Apr 2013, 16:44
GPS-measured deformation of HEKR station (Univ. Iceland), north of the volcano
The famous Icelandic volcano is showing further signs that indicate an eruption could occur in a near future. Significant rapid inflation, concentrated in the northern part of the volcano, has been detected since early April and likely represents accumulation of rising magma underneath. ...more [read all]
Tue, 30 Apr 2013, 07:13
Mon, 29 Apr 2013, 13:10
New lava overflow on the Sciara del Fuoco (INGV thermal webcam)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): Spattering and lava effusion have increased from the NE hornito, feeding a new relatively large sustained lava flow on the Sciara del Fuoco. ...more [read all]
Mon, 29 Apr 2013, 13:07
Activity from the lava dome continues. A larger event (explosion and/or dome collapse) produced a fairly large ash plume rising to 10,000 ft (3 km) altitude that drifted 60 nautical miles NW this morning (VAAC Darwin).
Mon, 29 Apr 2013, 12:49
New lava overflow on the Sciara del Fuoco (INGV thermal webcam)
Spattering and lava effusion have increased from the NE hornito, feeding a new relatively large sustained lava flow on the Sciara del Fuoco.
Mon, 29 Apr 2013, 09:55
Explosion from Popocatépetl yesterday morning
Activity at the volcano has picked up in the past 48 hours. Following an earthquake swarm on Saturday with volcanic-tectonic quakes of magnitudes up to 2.3, which was probably the result of a new magma batch rising, an increase in small emissions occurred yesterday with 71 events registered during 24 hours. ...more [read all]
Mon, 29 Apr 2013, 02:59
Arid desertlike volcanic landscape near Kamuela, Big Island, Hawaii
Sun, 28 Apr 2013, 17:02
Lava fountains from the New SE crater (Etna Trekking webcam)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): (27 Apr) The 13th New SE crater paroxysm is occurring this evening. Tall lava fountains rise from the central vent of the cone, and a lava flow has rapidly descended the slope into Valle del Bove. A dense tephra plume is rising several kilometers above the volcano and drifting to the NE where ash- and lapilli fall is occurring. ...more [read all]
Sun, 28 Apr 2013, 10:42
Current seismic signal from Tungurahua (RETU station, IGPEN)
After a brief pause of just over a month, new eruptive activity has started in the form of gas and ash emissions, accompanied by many small earthquakes and weak tremor pulses. The activity caused light ash fall in areas near the volcano, in particular Juive Grande. ...more

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