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Shield volcano 2631 m (8,632 ft)
La Réunion, -21.24°S / 55.71°E
Current status: kleine activiteit of uitbarsting waarschuwing (3 out of 5)
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Piton de la Fournaise vulkaanuitbarstingen:
1900, 1901, 1901, 1902, 1903(?), 1904, 1905, 1907, 1908(?), 1909, 1910, 1913, 1915, 1917, 1920, 1921, 1924, 1924, 1925-26, 1926-27, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933-34, 1935(?), 1936, 1937, 1938, 1938-39, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947(?), 1948, 1948(?), 1950, 1951(?), 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955-57, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1963, 1964, 1964-65, 1966, 1972, 1973, 1973, 1975-76, 1976, 1977, 1977, 1979, 1981, 1983-84, 1985-88, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1998, 1999, 2000 (Feb-March), 2001 (March-April), 2001 (June-July), 2002 (Jan.), 2002 (Nov-Dec), 2003 (May) - 2004 (Jan), 2004 (May), 2004 (Aug-Oct), 2005 (Feb-March), 2005 (Oct), 2005 (Nov), 2005 (Dec)-2006 (Jan), 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 (Oct), 2010 (Dec), 2014 (June), 2015 (Feb), 2015 (May), 2015 (Aug-Oct), 2016 (May, Sep), 2017 (Jan-Mar), 2018 (Apr, 2x), 2018 (Sep), 2019 (Feb, June, July, Aug, Oct), 2020 (Feb)
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Effusive
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Piton de la Fournaise volcano news & updates:

Piton de la Fournaise volcano (La Réunion): eruption seems to have ended

Monday Feb 16, 2015 10:45 AM | DOOR: T

Map of the erupted lava flows as of 8 Feb (little changes since) (OVPF)
Map of the erupted lava flows as of 8 Feb (little changes since) (OVPF)
After 10 days of relatively stable, mild effusive lava flow activity, the eruption seems to have ended last night.
OVPF reported that tremor disappeared Sunday evening 22:30 local time. No visible activity could be seen any more afterwards.
Alert level was lowered to vigilance, but access to the Enclos remains still limited for now, in case of a sudden re-activation, which is always a possibility.
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Piton de la Fournaise eruption 4 Feb 2015 (photo: Piere Choukroun)
Tuesday, Feb 10, 2015
La Réunion-based photographer Pierre Choukroun ... [meer...]
View of the active lava flow at Piton de la Fournaise volcano last night
Tuesday, Feb 10, 2015
The eruption continues without major changes. The volcano observatory OVPF reports low, but stable tremor levels. Webcam imagery from last night (before clouds obscure views) show that the eruption is mainly effusive with only weak explosive activity (weak spattering) at the vents. ... [meer...]
Lava flow from Piton de la Fournaise this evening
Thursday, Feb 05, 2015
The eruption continues with active lava flow effusion from a row of 7 vents on the upper flank of the Dolomieu crater. ... [meer...]
View of the eruption (OVPF webcam)
Wednesday, Feb 04, 2015
A new eruption has started at the volcano, following a brief seismic crisis that started early this morning. ... [meer...]
Thursday, Dec 04, 2014
A new eruption could be under way at the volcano. An increase in seismic activity, inflation of the volcanic edifice, and SO2 gas mixed into the degassing plume, typical for a fresh magma intrusion at shallow depth have been detected by the volcano observatory (OVPF). ... [meer...]

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