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Volcanic activity worldwide 7 Jan 2014: Sinabung, Etna, Kilauea
Tuesday Jan 07, 2014 17:03 PM |
Pulsating degassing at the North-East crater view from Bove Valley (Photo: Emaunela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
Ash plume from a pyroclastic flow this morning and the delta of the fresh pyroclastic deposits at th SE foot of Sinabung
Etna (Sicily, Italy)
31 years of lava on this map
: (6 Jan
) This morning, the North-East Crater appeared to be covered by ash deposits and strong, pulsating degassing activity continued from it. The volcanic tremor signal is still low.Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia)
: The activity of the volcano has remained similar with frequent, fortunately only small to medium sized pyroclastic flows and associated ash plumes.Kilauea (Hawai'i)
: (7 Jan
) Over past 31 yrs, lava has buried 48 sq mi of land, 214 structures, 9 mi of highway & vast tracts of native forest. -USGS-HVO...7 Jan:
It's Volcano Awareness Month in Hawai'i! 10 informational events island-wide by HVO over the next 30 days: hvo.wr.usgs.gov
Monday, Jan 06, 2014
: The volcano continues to extrude a viscous lava dome on the NW part of the older dome. Glow from the dome and hot rockfalls can be seen at night. Small to moderate ash explosions likely accompany this activity but are often undetected due to frequent cloud cover. ...
Sunday, Jan 05, 2014
El Hierro (Canary Islands, Spain)
: The island has remained calm with not much signs of volcanic unrest. Two small earthquakes (magnitudes 2.8 and 1.7) occurred at approx 10 km depth east of La Restinga yesterday, but so far, there have not been new ones since. ...
Saturday, Jan 04, 2014
Etna (Sicily, Italy)
: Again few days after the end of the last paroxysm at the New SE crater, weak ash emissions have started to occur from the North-East crater over night or this morning. Tremor is low. ...
Thursday, Jan 02, 2014
The new year begins with intense and dangerous activity in Indonesia: ...
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