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Etna vulkaan
Complex stratovulkaan Currently about 3329 m (changing due to eruptive activity and collapse of its crater rims)
Sicily, Italy, 37.75°N / 14.99°E
Current status: losbarstend (4 out of 5)
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Etna vulkaanuitbarstingen:
Near continuously active; some major historic eruptions include 122 BC (large Plinian outbursts that created the small caldera of the "Cratere del Piano"), 1669 AD (devastating flank eruption that destroyed 15 villages and part of Catania), 1787 (Subplinian eruption and one of the most spectacular summit eruptions on record - lava fountains reportedly up to 3000 m high).
Eruptions since 1950 (f: flank / s: summit activity): 1950 (s), 1950-51(f), 1955 (s), 1956 (s), 1956 (f), 1957 (s),1960 (s), 1961 (s), 1964 (f), 1964 (s), 1966 (s), 1966-1971(s), 1968 (f), 1971(f), 1972-1973 (s), 1974 (f), 1974-1975 (s), 1975-1977 (f), 1977-1978 (s), 1978 (f), 1979(s), 1979 (f), 1980 (s), 1981 (s), 1981 (f),1982-1983 (s), 1983(f), 1984(s), 1985(s), 1985(f), 1986(s), 1986-1987 (f), 1987(s), 1988(s), 1989(s), 1989(f), 1990 (s), 1991-93(f), 1995(s), 1996(s), 1997 (s), 1998 (s), 1999 (s), 2000 (s), 2001(s), 2001 (f), 2002(s), 2002-03(f), 2004-2005 (f), 2006 (s), 2007 (s), 2008-2009 (f), 2010(s), 2011-2013(s), 2014-18, 2018(f), 2019 (s)
Typical eruption style:
Effusive (lavastromen) en mild explosief (strombolian) uitbarstingen. Zowel top en frequente flank uitbarstingen, de laatste lijken te worden die zich in clusters duurzame paar tot een paar tientallen jaren.
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The best place to stay near Mt Etna is no doubt the Corsaro hotel, located a few 100 m from the cable car station at La Sapienza cable car station on Etna South: Hotel Corsaro

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Etna volcano updates and eruption news:

Sat, 19 Oct 2019, 06:45
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ...meer [Lees alle]
Thu, 17 Oct 2019, 07:00
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ...meer [Lees alle]
Wed, 16 Oct 2019, 06:30
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ...meer [Lees alle]
Sat, 12 Oct 2019, 07:45
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ...meer [Lees alle]
Fri, 11 Oct 2019, 12:00
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ...meer [Lees alle]
Fri, 11 Oct 2019, 05:15
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ...meer [Lees alle]
Thu, 10 Oct 2019, 10:15
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ...meer [Lees alle]
Sun, 6 Oct 2019, 05:45
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ...meer [Lees alle]
Sat, 5 Oct 2019, 10:00
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ...meer [Lees alle]
Sat, 5 Oct 2019, 07:45
Ash puff from Etna's Central Crater this morning (image: INGV webcam)
Activity at the volcano's summit continues with little changes: the new intra-crater cone inside Voragina (Central Crater) produces strombolian explosions with ejections of lava bombs and small ash puffs occasionally seen on the webcam. ...meer

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