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Shield volcano 2631 m (8,632 ft)
La Réunion, -21.24°S / 55.71°ECurrent status
: normal or dormant
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| ReportsPiton de la Fournaise volcano books | ToursPiton de la Fournaise volcano eruptions:
1900, 1901, 1901, 1902, 1903(?), 1904, 1905, 1907, 1908(?), 1909, 1910, 1913, 1915, 1917, 1920, 1921, 1924, 1924, 1925-26, 1926-27, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933-34, 1935(?), 1936, 1937, 1938, 1938-39, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947(?), 1948, 1948(?), 1950, 1951(?), 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955-57, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1963, 1964, 1964-65, 1966, 1972, 1973, 1973, 1975-76, 1976, 1977, 1977, 1979, 1981, 1983-84, 1985-88, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1998, 1999, 2000 (Feb-March), 2001 (March-April), 2001 (June-July), 2002 (Jan.), 2002 (Nov-Dec), 2003 (May) - 2004 (Jan), 2004 (May), 2004 (Aug-Oct), 2005 (Feb-March), 2005 (Oct), 2005 (Nov), 2005 (Dec)-2006 (Jan), 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 (Oct), 2010 (Dec), 2014 (June), 2015 (Feb), 2015 (May), 2015 (Aug-Oct), 2016 (May, Sep), 2017 (Jan-Mar), 2018 (Apr, 2x), 2018 (Sep-ongoing)
Typical eruption style:
EffusiveLast earthquakes nearbyLatest satellite images
Piton de la Fournaise volcano news & updates:
Piton de la Fournaise volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION STARTED AT 2015Z, ON GOING OBS VA DTG: 27/2100Z
Friday Apr 27, 2018 21:30 PM |
Satellite image of Piton de la Fournaise volcano on 27 Apr 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX01 at 21:17 UTC, 27/04/18 from LFPW
VOLCANO: PITON DE LA FOURNAISE 233020
PSN: S2114 E05542
AREA: INDIAN OCEAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 2632M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/02
INFO SOURCE: VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION STARTED AT 2015Z, ON GOING
OBS VA DTG: 27/2100Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL060/180
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 28/0300Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 28/0900Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 28/1500Z NO VA EXP
RMK: EFFUSIVE ACTIVITY, NO ASH CLOUD PRODUCED
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORY
Tuesday, Apr 03, 2018
A new eruption has started at the volcano this morning, from a fissure vent on the NE flank of Dolomieu crater inside the Enclos, about 500 m from Nez Coupé de Saite-Rose. ... [more]
Tuesday, Apr 03, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Aug 18, 2017
The eruption continues with little changes over the past weeks and remains dominantly effusive: lava continues to erupt from the 14 July fissure feeding a growing lava field. ... [more]
Monday, Jul 31, 2017
The eruption which had begun on 14 July, celebrating France's National Day, continues with little changes during the past week. ...
Friday, Jul 14, 2017
The volcano began erupting early this morning, making it the third eruption this year (after the ones in January and May). ... [more]
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