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Ruapehu volcano today (image: Geonet)
Wednesday, Jan 15, 2020
GeoNet reported that the activity of volcanic tremor continues at low levels. Measurements of the volcano’s Crater Lake (Te Wai ā-moe) temperature, and chemistry remained consistent in combination with seismic unrest. ... [more]
Steam plume rising from White Island (image: GeoNet )
Thursday, Jan 09, 2020
GeoNet recorded strong and hot emissions of gases and steam plumes that occured and continue since 9 December, causing a glow that is seen on infrared cameras. Occasional minor ash emissions can be emitted from the active vent due to erosion. ... [more]
Map of New Zealand's principal volcanoes (USGS)
Map of New Zealand's principal volcanoes (USGS)
 

Volcanoes of New Zealand

Brothers | Clark | Healy | Maroa | Mayor Island | Okataina (Tarawera) | Reporoa | Rotorua | Rumble II West | Rumble III | Rumble IV | Rumble V | Tangaroa | Taupo | Whale Island | White Island
Brothers
(Submarine volcano)
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Clark
(Submarine volcano)
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Healy
(Submarine volcano)
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Maroa
(Calderas)
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Mayor Island
(Shield volcano)
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Okataina (Tarawera)
(Lava domes)
Mount Tarawera, located 24 km SE of Rotorua, is the main vent of the Okataina volcanic complex. Tarawera produced one of New Zealand's largest historic eruptions in 1886, when a violent explosive basaltic eruption occurred that killed an estimated 120 people. The fissures that op... [more]

Reporoa
(Caldera)
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Rotorua
(Caldera)
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Rumble II West
(Submarine volcano)
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Rumble III
(Submarine volcano)
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Rumble IV
(Submarine volcano)
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Rumble V
(Submarine volcano)
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Tangaroa
(Submarine volcano)
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Taupo
(Caldera)
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Whale Island
(Complex volcano)
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White Island
(stratovolcano)
Inside the crater of White Island volcanoWhite Island in the Bay of Plenty ca. 50 km off the North Island's east coast is one of New Zealands most active volcanoes, well known for its spectacular crater with strong hydrothermal activity and sulphur deposits. It is part of the active Taupo volcanic zone and last erupted ... [more]
 

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