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White Island vulkaan
stratovulkaan 321 m / 1,053 ft
New Zealand, -37.52°S / 177.18°E
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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White Island vulkaanuitbarstingen:
2019, 2016, 2013, 2012, 2001, 1998-2000, 1998, 1995, 1986-94, 1983-84, 1976-82, 1974, 1971, 1971, 1970, 1969, 1968-69, 1966-67, 1962, 1959, 1958, 1957, 1955, 1947, 1933, 1930, 1928, 1926, 1924, 1922, 1909, 1908 (?), 1886?,1886, 1885 (?), 1885, 1856 (?), 1836, 1826
Typical eruption style:
Explosive (in historic time: frequent small phreatic and phreatomagmatic eruptions)
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Latest news & updates from White Island

White Island volcano (New Zealand) activity update: weak ash emissions, decreasing activity

Monday Aug 13, 2012 09:55 AM | DOOR: T

Activity has calmed down at White Island. Ash emissions have been lower than in the previous days. Gas measurements showed that all volcanic gases were at levels lower than the previous measurement on August 1.
GeoNet lowered the Aviation Colour Code from Orange to Yellow.
Vorig nieuws
Sunday, Aug 12, 2012
Activity at White Island has remained at similar low levels to yesterday. Volcanic tremor remains weak and a very low altitude plume of steam and gas with intermittent minor ash is being emitted. (GeoNet) [meer...]
Webcam image of the steaming and ash-venting in the Crater Lake (GeoNet)
Saturday, Aug 11, 2012
Overnight activity at White Island has remained at similar levels to yesterday. Volcanic tremor remains weak and a low altitude plume of steam, gas and minor ash is being emitted. During the past few days the plume colour has been changing between pale grey and white as the ash content varies. (GeoNet) ... [meer...]
Friday, Aug 10, 2012
Overnight activity at White Island has remained at similar levels to yesterday. Volcanic tremor remains at low levels and a weak ash and steam plume is being emitted, GeoNet reports in its latest bulletin. ... [meer...]
Webcam view of the crater of White Island on 9 Aug (GeoNet)
Thursday, Aug 09, 2012
Small ash emissions continue at White Island volcano. GSN scientists made a visit to the island early today and confirmed that the volcano was in eruption and producing a small plume of ash from the vent in Crater Lake. This is the first ash since February 2001. ... [meer...]
Seismic signal of White Island at the start of the new eruption (GeoNet)
Wednesday, Aug 08, 2012
A new eruption has started from White Island volcano early today. An ash plume is rising to 4-6000 ft (1.3-1.8 km) altitude. The eruption consists of ash venting from a new cone that is beeing built in the Crater Lake, and followed a sharp DECREASE in tremor. ... [meer...]

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