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Climbing Stromboli volcano
: Stromboli provides one of the most remarkable opportunities to watch volcanic eruptions from close: a natural ridge located 150 m above the active vents. A classic and all-time favorite tour by anyone interested in seeing active volcanoes!
Lava flow and explosions in Jan 2013
Eruption updates & news from Stromboli:
Stromboli volcano (Eolian Islands, Italy): low activity
Monday Oct 10, 2016 18:17 PM | BY: T
The activity at the volcano is currently at comparably low levels. After a short-lived increase in frequency and average size of explosions during September, the typical strombolian activity has again decreased.
When observed during the past week, both the western, central and eastern vents were active, but only produced very small strombolian explosions at intervals of typically 20-30 minutes, ejecting little incandescent material to only a few tens of meters. Moderately large explosions with ejections of more than 50-100 m occurred only sporadically from the eastern vent at intervals of up to several hours.
Monday, May 23, 2016
The activity at the volcano has picked up recently and is now again at (fluctuating) moderate levels similar to what it has been during much of the past 10-15 years - extremely rewarding for those who climb it in the evening
Friday, May 13, 2016
Following a phase of very low activity during most of March-April (often with several hours between small explosions only), activity has picked up again and strombolian-type explosions, mainly from the western and eastern vents in the crater terrace, have been more regular. ...
Thursday, Mar 31, 2016
The activity at the summit craters has been (comparably very) low recently. However, small strombolian explosions continue to occur at irregular rates of 30-60 minutes intervals, mainly from western vent.
Thursday, Apr 16, 2015
During the past week, activity at the volcano has picked up and resumed to its typical normal strombolian activity - good news for all who are going to visit the island during the starting tourist season. ...
Friday, Mar 13, 2015
Access to the summit area (accompanied by certified guides) has been re-opened, which means excursions to the Pizzo
can again run as normal. ...
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