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Sat, 31 May 2014, 16:06
ash emission from Bocca Nuova this morning
Etna (Sicily, Italy): Although tremor dropped significantly yesterday evening, mild strombolian activity from the New SE crater continued throughout the night. This morning, new ash emissions from the Bocca Nuova occurred again. Whether this announces a new phase of (different) activity will have to be seen... ...more [read all]
Sat, 31 May 2014, 15:54
Read the I-felt-the-earthquake reports about today's quake in the Czech Republic.
A magnitude 4.3 earthquake occurred this noon near the Czech town of Skalná in the border region between Germany and the Czech Republic. Hundred of thousands of people in a radius of 100-200 km from the epicenter felt this quake, and hundreds of them submitted their experience reports to us. Read how this earthquake was felt.
Sat, 31 May 2014, 11:53
Sat, 31 May 2014, 10:44
Small ash emissions were reported at Chaparrastique volcano yesterday. Local observers heard rumblings and noticed ash fall in the area of Alpina Carreto. ...more
Sat, 31 May 2014, 09:16
ash emission from Bocca Nuova this morning
Although tremor dropped significantly yesterday evening, mild strombolian activity from the New SE crater continued throughout the night. This morning, new ash emissions from the Bocca Nuova occurred again. Whether this announces a new phase of (different) activity will have to be seen... ...more [read all]
Sat, 31 May 2014, 08:45
Eruption column and pyroclastic flow over water at Sangeang Api yesterday (picture: Sofyan Efendi)
Eruptions continue at the volcano after yesterday's major explosion. Dense ash plumes rising from the summit crater can be seen on this morning's satellite images, and a MODIS hot spot is visible on the latest satellite data, suggesting fresh magma continues to arrive at the volcano's summit crater. ...more [read all]
Fri, 30 May 2014, 16:09
Today's eruption column at Sangeang Api (photo: @Bambang_Bimawan / Twitter)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): A major explosive eruption occurred at the remote volcano this morning at around 08:30 UTC. A subplinian eruption column quickly rose to an estimated 50-65,000 ft (15-20 km) altitude and drifted several hundred km to the east and southeast. ...more [read all]
Fri, 30 May 2014, 15:57
Ash explosion at Reventador today (IGPEN webcam)
A moderate explosion at the volcano produced an ash plume that rose to flight level 210 (21,000 ft / 6.5 km altitude), a pilot reported.
Fri, 30 May 2014, 15:49
Today's eruption column at Sangeang Api (photo: @Bambang_Bimawan / Twitter)
[Click here for update] ...more [read all]
Fri, 30 May 2014, 09:49
Tremor amplitude at Chaparrastique volcano over the past weeks (MARN)
The amplitude of internal vibration (tremor) at Chaparrastique volcano has suddenly dropped during the past 24 hours indicating that the volcanic system remains unstable, MARN informs in its latest special bulletin. Gas emissions remain elevated. ...more

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