Eruption updates & news from Stromboli:
Stromboli volcano (Italy): eruption today kills at least one person
Wed, 3 Jul 2019, 18:4918:49 PM | BY: T
Unfortunately, today's eruption has also claimed at least one life.
The large eruption column from Stromboli's eruption today rising approx. 5 km, and ash plumes from a pyroclastic flow down the Sciara. Image taken from neighboring island of Panarea, courtesy of Marco Ortenzi via twitter (@mortenzi)
According to news reports a tourist was killed by a falling bomb and another one was injured.
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Wed, 3 Jul 2019, 17:45
Wed, 3 Jul 2019, 16:19
A series of at least two very large explosions occurred this afternoon at the volcano. They probably rank among the largest recorded at the volcanoes in decades. ... read all
Fri, 19 Apr 2019, 14:43
The activity at the volcano remains stable, fluctuating between low to moderate levels. Strombolian explosions occur at rates of few minutes interval on average from several vents in the crater terrace. read all
Thu, 21 Mar 2019, 03:19
During the past weeks, activity has gradually decreased to the volcano's typical low to normal levels of activity. read all
Tue, 29 Jan 2019, 13:07
The activity at the volcano has decreased again to average "moderate" levels. read all