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Piton de la Fournaise volcano (La Réunion): eruption warning

Mon, 6 Jul 2015, 15:59
15:59 PM | BY: T
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.
The prefecture declared alert phase 1 "probable eruption" and closed public access to the Enclos.

Previous news

Mon, 1 Jun 2015, 11:05
Tremor during the eruption of Piton de la Fournaise volcano (OVPF)
The most recent eruption (the second in 2015) ended during the evening of 30 May. ... Read all
Wed, 27 May 2015, 06:00
OVPDLF reported that the eruption at Piton de la Fournaise that began on 17 May ended on 30 May at 2050 when tremor was no longer detected. ... Read all
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