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Nyiragongo vulkaan
Stratovulkaan 3470 m / 11,384 ft
DRCongo, -1.52°S / 29.25°E
Current status: losbarstend (4 out of 5)
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Nyiragongo vulkaanuitbarstingen:
1884, 1894, 1898, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1905, 1906, 1908(?), 1911, 1918, 1920-21, 1927-77, 1977, 1982, 1994-96, 2002 (17 Jan.), 2002-ongoing (lava lake)
Typical eruption style:
Large effusive eruptions; persistant lava lake in the summit crater.
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Nyiragongo volcano (DRCongo) activity update

Wednesday May 29, 2013 13:44 PM | DOOR: T

SO2 plume from Nyiragongo (NOAA)
SO2 plume from Nyiragongo (NOAA)
A significant SO2 plume is visible today on NOAA satellite data, suggesting continuing lava lake activity at the volcano. Unfortunately, security issues in the Goma-Virunga area continue to prevent us from organizing expeditions for the time being.
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SO2 plume from Nyiragongo (NOAA)
Saturday, Apr 20, 2013
A strong SO2 plume is drifting west from the volcano, indicating that the lava lake remains well active. [meer...]
SO2 plume from Nyiragongo (NOAA)
Monday, Apr 08, 2013
A strong SO2 plume from the active lava lake was visible on today's NOAA satellite image. [meer...]
SO2 plume from Nyiragongo (NOAA)
Tuesday, Apr 02, 2013
Strong SO2 emissions visible on NOAA satellite data suggest that the famous lava lake continues to be active inside the crater. [meer...]
SO2 plume from Nyiragongo (NOAA)
Friday, Mar 22, 2013
A strong SO2 plume is drifting westwards from Nyiragongo volcano, which contains the world's largest active lava lake. [meer...]
SO2 plume from Nyiragongo / Nyamuragira (NOAA)
Wednesday, Mar 06, 2013
A large SO2 plume drifting SW was visible on today's satellite data, suggesting that the lava lake is well active. [meer...]

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