News and activity updates from Eyjafjallajökull volcano (Iceland)
Eyjafjallajøkull vulkaan (IJsland), uitbarsting update: uitbarsting afneemt, einde in zicht? Eyjafjallajøkull vulkaan (IJsland), uitbarsting update: uitbarsting afneemt, einde in zicht?
Eyafjallajökull vulkaan wordt steeds meer rustige en misschien de uitbarsting komt tot een einde. Zoals de IJslandse Meteorological Office en het Instituut voor Aardwetenschappen bevestigen in hun meest recente bulletin, het magma uitvoer tarief is gedaald tot een geschatte 5 ton per seconde, ongeveer 10% van wat het had een week geleden en tijdens de piek fasen van activiteit geweest. De rookpluim gedaald tot 1.5-3.5 km en bevat relatief weinig ash. Over het geheel genomen is seismiek afgenomen.
za, 22 mei 2010, 17:4917:49 PM |
Eyafjallajökull volcano is getting more quiet and perhaps the eruption is coming to an end. As the Icelandic Meteorological Office and the Institute of Earth Sciences confirm in their latest bulletin, the magma output rate has decreased to an estimated 5 tons per second, around 10% of what it had been a week ago and during the peak phases of activity. The plume has decreased to 1.5-3.5 km and contains relatively little ash. Seismicity has been decreasing overall.
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Sat, 22 May 2010, 05:59
Eyjafjallajøkull vulkaan (IJsland), uitbarsting update: dalende activiteit Eyjafjallajøkull vulkaan (IJsland), uitbarsting update: dalende activiteit
The intensity of Eyafjallajökull's eruption has been decreasing. Observations from flights show that the eruption plume is light grey, with a small amount of ash and the height is 3-3.5 km/10,000-12,000 ft (a.s.l.), about half of what it had been a week ago. ... Lees alle
Thu, 20 May 2010, 07:48
The intensity of Eyafjallajokull's eruption is slightly decreasing, although the ash plumes are still reaching 5-6 km (18,000-20,000 ft) height according to radar and pilot observations. However, it would be too early to conclude that this means that an end of the eruption is in sight. ... Lees alle
Wed, 19 May 2010, 05:47
Eyjafjallajøkull volcano (Iceland), eruption update: strong ash emission continues, ash plume to ca. 7 km height
Eyjafjallajøkull continues to erupt. According to radar observations, the eruption plume has been mostly at 7 km (21,000 ft) height and drifting NW. It is estimated that the eruption output is as high s 200 tons per second. Ashfall in some areas of southern Iceland is becoming an increasing problem. ... Lees alle
Mon, 17 May 2010, 17:07
Eyafjallajokull volcano (Iceland), activity update: strong ash emission, disruption of air traffic over UK and Netherlands
The strong ash eruptions at Eyafjallajokull volcano continue, producing plumes of up to 7 km height. There are no signs that the eruption will end soon. Lees alle
Sun, 16 May 2010, 10:11
The ash cloud from Eyafjallajökull's hightened activity in recent days has now reached the northern parts of British and Irish airspace. A no-fly zone has been imposed over parts of Northern Ireland, and no flights are going in or out of airports in Belfast or the Isle of Man. ... Lees alle