Stromboli volcano (Italy): activity level decreases to moderate

Tue, 29 Jan 2019, 13:07
13:07 PM | BY: T
Small strombolian eruption at Stromboli this afternoon (image: INGV Catania webcam)
Small strombolian eruption at Stromboli this afternoon (image: INGV Catania webcam)
Activity index of Stromboli (image: LGS)
Activity index of Stromboli (image: LGS)
The activity at the volcano has decreased again to average "moderate" levels.
Strombolian explosions continue to occur frequently from multiple vents, but their frequency and size has decreased compared to earlier this month. The same is true for the overall seismic activity of the volcano.

Previous news

Sun, 20 Jan 2019, 22:06
Strong eruption from Stromboli's western vent this evening
The activity of the volcano remains elevated - magma is still standing high inside its conduits. ... Read all
Tue, 15 Jan 2019, 19:29
Strong explosion from Stromboli's NE vent this evening (image: Il Vulcano a Piedi webcam)
The activity remains at similar, high levels as during the past week: Near-continuous spattering is being observed from the new cinder cone in the NE crater where the magma column seems to be very near its rim. Read all
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