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Volcanic activity worldwide 11 Jun 2015: Karangetang volcano
Thursday Jun 11, 2015 21:00 PM |
Thermal signal of Karangetang volcano (MIROVA)Karangetang (Siau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia)
: (11 Jun
) Activity continues at the volcano with the effusion of a lava flow from the summit vent of the volcano and associated glowing avalanches.
Pyroclastic flows in early May destroyed some houses and prompted the evacuation of more than 100 families in nearby villages.
Wednesday, Jun 10, 2015
: (10 Jun
) Ash emissions were seen on satellite imagery yesterday. The volcano has been producing intermittent ash-rich strombolian to vulcanian explosions for years. ...
Saturday, Jun 06, 2015
: (6 Jun
) Strong ash emissions continue from the volcano. Based on satellite data, VAAC Darwin reported that ash plume rose to 8,000 ft (2.4 km) altitude and extended 70 km NW this morning. ...
Thursday, Jun 04, 2015
Colima (Western Mexico)
: (3 Jun
) Explosions of various sizes continue to occur from the volcano's summit vent. A particularly spectacular one this morning around 06:10 local time showered the summit cone with incandescent material and triggered small pyroclastic flows: ...
Wednesday, Jun 03, 2015
Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia)
: The alert level of the volcano was again raised from "siaga" to "awas", the highest on the Indonesian 1-4 scale. The reason is a currently elevated risk of possibly larger pyroclastic flows, that could be triggered by collapse of the increasing volume of the viscous lava lobe emplaced on the upper SE flank. ...
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