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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:

Etna Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SMALL ERUPTION OBS VA DTG: 22/0600Z

Friday Feb 22, 2019 06:30 AM | DOOR: VN

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX01 at 06:14 UTC, 22/02/19 from LFPW
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190222/0600Z
VAAC: TOULOUSE
VOLCANO: ETNA 211060
PSN: N3744 E01500
AREA: ITALY
SUMMIT ELEV: 3330M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/40
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAMS, INGV
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: SMALL ERUPTION
OBS VA DTG: 22/0600Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N3740 E01500 - N3730 E01515 - N3725 E01505 -
N3740 E01500 MOV SE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 22/1200Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 22/1800Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/0000Z NO VA EXP
RMK: PLUME MAINLY COMPOSED OF STEAM, BUT VOLCANIC ASH IS POSSIBLE IN
THE VICINITY OF THE SUMMIT.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190222/1200Z
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Satellite image of Etna volcano on 21 Feb 2019
Thursday, Feb 21, 2019
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Thursday, Feb 21, 2019
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Satellite image of Etna volcano on 20 Feb 2019
Thursday, Feb 21, 2019
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Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019
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Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019
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