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Nyiragongo volcano (DR Congo) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 29 September-5 October 2021 (New Activity / Unrest)

Wed, 29 Sep 2021, 06:00
06:00 AM | BY: VN
According to a news article the scientific director of GVO stated that lava had returned to Nyiragongo's crater on 18 September. Notable thermal anomalies were visible in Sentinel satellite images on 29 September and 4 October.

Sources: Observatoire Volcanologique de Goma (OVG), Agence France-Presse (AFP)
From: Global Volcanism Program, 2021. Report on Nyiragongo. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 29 September-5 October 2021. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.

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