Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
2-18 Nov 2019: Volcanoes and Spices - N-Sulawesi Halmahera (Indonesië)
17-21 Nov 2019: Krakatau Volcano Special - Krakatau volcano (Indonesia)
17-30 Nov 2019: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
9-17 May 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
: ruimten beschikbaar / : gegarandeerd / : enkele spaties links / : geboekt uit
Willekeurige foto 's
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: kleine activiteit of uitbarsting waarschuwing (3 out of 5)
Etna webcams / Live-gegevens | Reports
Etna vulkaan video 's
Etna vulkaan boeken | Tours
| Places to stay
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.
Laatste aardbevingen in de omgeving
Meest recente satellietbeelden
Most recommended:
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

more on Etna volcano...



 

Etna volcano updates and eruption news:

Etna Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: LAVA FLOW OBSERVED OVER SE CRATER OBS VA DTG: 30/0200Z

Thursday May 30, 2019 02:45 AM | DOOR: VN

Satellite image of Etna volcano on 30 May 2019
Satellite image of Etna volcano on 30 May 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX01 at 02:34 UTC, 30/05/19 from LFPW
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190530/0220Z
VAAC: TOULOUSE
VOLCANO: ETNA 211060
PSN: N3744 E01500
AREA: ITALY
SUMMIT ELEV: 3330M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/43
INFO SOURCE: INGV
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: LAVA FLOW OBSERVED OVER SE CRATER
OBS VA DTG: 30/0200Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABL FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL100/180
240/40KTS
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 30/0800Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 30/1400Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 30/2000Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA NOT DETECTABLE IN SPITE OF GOOD VISIBILITY. LAVA FLOW IS
OBSERVED OV SE CRATER BUT NO ASH EMISSION IS DETECTED
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
=

Vorig nieuws
Wednesday, May 01, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [meer...]
Friday, Feb 22, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [meer...]
Satellite image of Etna volcano on 21 Feb 2019
Thursday, Feb 21, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [meer...]
Thursday, Feb 21, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [meer...]
Satellite image of Etna volcano on 20 Feb 2019
Thursday, Feb 21, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [meer...]

Meer op VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery en andere bronnen zoals.
Materiaalgebruik: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.