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Webcam image from yesterday showing the still-incandescent new lava flows. Credit: OVPF.
Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019
The eruption suddenly stopped on Sunday following a brief period of intense eruptive activity (apparently related to the unexpected opening of the new fissure as previously reported). The monitoring observatory has said there is no sign of renewal of activity, and that such dramatic terminations of eruptions are common. [more]
The new eruptive fissure at Piton de la Fournaise volcano seen on 6 Mar 2019 morning (image: 06 mars 2019 au matin. (© Corail hélicoptère /via OVPF))
Thursday, Mar 07, 2019
The eruption of the volcano continues and provides surprises: a new fissure opened sometime during 5 March upstream of the previous eruptive site, on the northwestern flank of Piton Madoré at an elevation of approx. 1800 m. ... [more]

Location of Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean and its volcanoes (red triangles)
Location of Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean and its volcanoes (red triangles)

 

Piton de la Fournaise volcano satellite images:

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Satellite: Suomi NPP (NASA)

Satellite: Aqua (NASA)

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On the flanks of Dolomieu crater, small spatter cones from recent eruptions dot the area
On the flanks of Dolomieu crater, small spatter cones from recent eruptions dot the area

 

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