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Stratovulkaan 2745 m / 9,006 ft
Australia, Southern Indian Ocean, -53.11°S / 73.51°E
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Heard Island volcano news & activity updates

Heard island (Kerguelen Plateau, Australia): weak thermal anomalies

Friday Dec 05, 2014 16:15 PM | DOOR: T

Thermal anomalies on the E flank were detected during 1-2 Dec on NASA satellite data (VIIRS). satellite images during 2-30 November.
MODIS detected thermal anomalies from September 2014 to 21 July 2014, and again on 16 November 2014, due to a persisting lava lake and possible lava flows. (Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 26 November-2 December 2014)
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MODIS hot spots at Heard Island (MODVOLC, Univ. Hawaii)
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Some activity has probably resumed (or continued) at the remote volcano. The latest MODVOLC images show a significant hot spot at the summit crater. ... [meer...]

Friday, Jan 10, 2014
This trip is truly unique: it is an opportunity to participate in a major expedition to an extraordinary remote subantarctic island in the Southern Ocean, searching for unknown life forms–new species, organisms capable of going into suspended animation, and life supported by the heat and emissions from the live volcano. [meer...]
Monday, Dec 23, 2013
Hot spots at Mawson Peak volcano remain visible on satellite imagery, but there are no indications of lava flows. What typo of activity IS currently present on the volcano's summit is unknown. [meer...]
MODIS hot spot data (past 7 days) for Heard Island volcano (ModVolc, Univ. Hawaii)
Friday, Dec 06, 2013
A hot spot at the summit crater is visible on MODIS satellite data, suggesting resumed or ongoing activity of some sort (small lava dome, lava lake?). [meer...]
MODIS hot spot data (past 7 days) for Heard volcano (ModVolc, Univ. Hawaii)
Thursday, Nov 14, 2013
A thermal hot spot was visible on satellite data from 9 Nov, suggesting that some activity continues or has resumed at the remote volcano. [meer...]

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