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Wed, 30 Apr 2014, 16:29
Volcanoes in the South Sea - volcano expedition to Vanuatu
Slamet (Central Java): Following the increase in explosions, VSI raised the alert status of the volcano from Waspada to Siaga ("watch"), i.e. 3 on a scale of 1-4. Slamet is now along with Sinabung, Karangetang and Lokon-Empung the 4th Indonesian volcano on high alert. Read more... Lees alle
Wed, 30 Apr 2014, 16:29
The currently intense phase of activity continues. More ash plumes, typically estimated at 8,000 ft (2.4 km) altitude and drifting up to 100 km SE were detected by VAAC Darwin.
Wed, 30 Apr 2014, 16:25
Sterke Stromboli-uitbarsting op Fuego vanochtend
Stromboli activiteit blijft op soortgelijke, relatief intense niveaus. Gloeilamp materiaal is gegooid naar maximaal 200 m boven de krater en ash pluimen bereiken 800 m in hoogte. De volgende video toont de activiteit als time-lapse gedurende de afgelopen 12 uur: Read more...
Wed, 30 Apr 2014, 15:27
VSI verhoogd de waarschuwing op het niveau van de vulkaan van "normale" naar "waspada" (2 van 4). Dit besluit werd veroorzaakt door talrijke aanwijzingen dat de vulkaan is in unstable fase die kunnen of niet tot een uitbarsting kan opbouwen: een toename van de vulkaan-tektonische aardbevingen, rotslawines en gasemissies waargenomen werden ontdekt in de afgelopen weken. Read more...
Wed, 30 Apr 2014, 15:15
Naar aanleiding van de toename van explosies verhoogd VSI de alert status van de vulkaan van Waspada naar Siaga ("watch"), dat wil zeggen 3 op een schaal van 1-4. Slamet is nu samen met Sinabung, Karangetang en Lokon-Empung de 4e Indonesische vulkaan op hoge alert.
Wed, 30 Apr 2014, 10:19
Volcanoes in the South Sea - volcano expedition to Vanuatu
Visiting Ambrym's lava lakes, Yasur's fireworks and the remote Ambae island is an adventure of a lifetime. We have a few spaces left for our expeditions on: 30 Jun - 13 Jul, 29 Jul - 18 Aug, 15 Sep - 6 Oct. Read more...
Tue, 29 Apr 2014, 21:00
Slamet (Central Java): Strombolian eruptions continue from the active vent in the summit caldera of the volcano and seem to have intensified recently. According to a local newspaper article, 52 explosions were observed during midnight until this morning, which ejected lava bombs to heights of 500-700 meters. Incandescent material is visible like fireworks from observation points at the feet of the volcano. Read more... Lees alle
Tue, 29 Apr 2014, 17:20
Stromboli uitbarstingen blijven van de actieve vent in de caldera van de top van de vulkaan en lijkt te zijn geïntensiveerd onlangs. Volgens een artikel van de plaatselijke krant, werden 52 explosies waargenomen tijdens middernacht tot deze ochtend, die lava bommen tot hoogten van 500-700 meter uitgeworpen. Gloeilamp materiaal is zichtbaar als fireworks vanuit waarnemingspunten aan de voet van de vulkaan. Read more... Lees alle
Mon, 28 Apr 2014, 15:49
Satellite image from 26 April showing the plume from Batu Tara (MODIS / NASA, annotated by Culture Volcan)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): After a calm week during 12-20 April, the volcano is back with its typical average of 1-2 daily vulcanian explosions. Ash plumes have ranged from reaching 5-10,000 ft (1.5-3 km) altitude. Read more... Lees alle
Mon, 28 Apr 2014, 15:32
View of the steam plume from Charrapastique volcano (La Prensa Grafica)
The Chaparrastique volcano remains restless. An increase in degassing and seismic activity on Sunday was reported. According to a local press article, MARN observed pulsating gas emissions that reached heights between 200 and 600 meters between 9-11 pm yesterday local time as well after midnight.

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