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Volcanic activity worldwide 7 Jul 2015: Batu Tara volcano
Tuesday Jul 07, 2015 23:00 PM |
Batu Tara (Sunda Islands, Indonesia)
Monday, Jul 06, 2015
Piton de la Fournaise (La Réunion)
: A new eruption could be underway at the volcano, the Volcano Observatory reported. Today, it recorded a seismic swarm of shallow earthquakes located under the summit of Dolomieu crater that started at noon. ...
Sunday, Jul 05, 2015
: Following a small explosion in the Owakudani hydrothermal area and increased seismic activity, the alert level of the volcano was raised to 3 (on a scale of 1-5) on 30 June. ...
Sunday, Jun 28, 2015
Manam (Papua New Guinea)
: According to Darwin VAAC, an ash plume from the volcano rose 8,000 ft and extended 70 km to the NE today. The volcano seems to be in a phase of intermittent mild explosive activity. ...
Tuesday, Jun 23, 2015
Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan)
: The eruption on the island continues with apparently relatively steady lava effusion that feeds active flows reaching and enlarging the SE corner of the island, which has now 2.7 square kilometer of surface. ...
Monday, Jun 22, 2015
Zhupanovsky (Kamchatka, Russia)
: A small ash emission from the volcano was reported on Saturday. Based on satellite imagery, an ash plume rose to 24,000 ft (7.2 km) altitude and drifted north (Tokyo VAAC). ...
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