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Stromboli volcano
stratovolcano 926 m
Eolian Islands, Italy, 38.79°N / 15.21°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Stromboli volcano eruptions:
Persistant (near-constant) activity since at least 2-3000 years. Most recent effusive (lava flow) eruptions from Dec. 2002-July 2003, March 2007, Aug-Oct 2014. Paroxysm 3 July 2019
Typical eruption style:
Small explosive (strombolian) eruptions, typically every 20-30 mins. Intermittently, ca. every 2-20 years, minor effusive eruptions (lava flows); on average 2-5 times per year larger explosions.
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Eruption updates & news from Stromboli:

Stromboli volcano (Eolian Islands, Italy): access to summit area re-opened, excursions resume

Friday Mar 13, 2015 09:47 AM | BY: T

Access to the summit area (accompanied by certified guides) has been re-opened, which means excursions to the Pizzo can again run as normal.
Activity at the summit vents is currently very low.
Previous news
Strong Strombolian explosion on Feb 15th (INGV Catania)
Friday, Feb 27, 2015
Strombolian activity from the summit vents continues slowly to increase but always below normal levels. ... [more]
Ash plume from a strombolian explosion at Stromboli this afternoon
Thursday, Feb 12, 2015
The currently weak, sporadic strombolian activity from the summit vents increased during the past night when explosions became more frequent. A small peak in otherwise low tremor occurred a day earlier (9 Feb). [more]
Emissions of gas from Stromboli volcano (INGV Catania)
Tuesday, Jan 13, 2015
No strombolian activity has been observed recently, only rare emissions of hot gas and diluted ash occur from time to time at the summit vents. ... [more]
Strong degassing and small explosions from Stromboli's summit vents yesterday (INGV Catania)
Friday, Dec 12, 2014
Activity has remained low - there is no lava effusion. At the vents in the summit craters, there are occasional small explosions and strong degassing. ... [more]
Strombolian acttivity at the summit vents of Stromboli (INGV)
Saturday, Nov 22, 2014
Lava effusion seems to have stopped completely since about a week ago. Small strombolian explosions continue to occur sporadically from vents in the northern and central crater terrace at the summit. ... [more]

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