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Fri, 23 Oct 2020, 16:18
Location of today's quakes (red) near the summit of Kilauea volcano
A swarm of small shallow earthquakes has been occurring today in an area 2-3 miles northwest of the summit caldera, near the Highway 11. ... Lees alle
Sat, 10 Oct 2020, 09:02
Panorama view of Halemaʻumaʻu water lake taken 09 October 2020 (Image: USGS live webcam)
To capture the public’s attention, some news articles occasionally over-exaggerate on the scientific truth, elaborating on evidence and observation. Is the Halema‘uma‘u Crater within Kīlauea Volcano really “turning into a deadly crater lake?” as portrayed in a recent Forbes article and thus triggering similar eye-catching news stories. One article claims “the volcano is quickly turning into a crater lake full of lava” - a statement that is very misleading and, scientifically, inaccurate for the volcano in question. ... Lees alle

Vulkanen van Pacific Ocean (231 volcanoes)

Fiji (8 volcanoes): Kabara | Katafaga | Koro | Mago | Nabukelevu | Nairai | Taveuni | Waikama
Samoan and Wallis Islands (8 volcanoes): Ofu-Olosega | Rose Island | Savai'i | Ta'u | Tutuila | Upolu | Vailulu'u | Wallis Islands
Southern Pacific Ocean (4 volcanoes): Antipodes Island | Unnamed | Unnamed 53.9°S/140.3°W | Unnamed 55.97°S/143.17°W

Prominent volcanoes in the Pacific Ocean:


Volcanoes of Hawai'i (here a photo from a lava lake of Kilauea volcano)
Kilauea volcano
Mauna Loa


Volcanoes of Vanuatu (on the photo: a lava lake inside Benbow crater, Ambrym volcano)

Tonga & Fiji

Home Reef (Tonga Islands)



Papua New Guinea (PNG)

Volcanoes of PNG (here erupting Tarvurvur volcano, Rabaul)
Tavurvur (Rabaul caldera)
Ritter Island

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