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Lava flow and explosions in Jan 2013
Eruption updates & news from Stromboli:
Stromboli volcano (Italy): eruption today kills at least one person
Wednesday Jul 03, 2019 18:49 PM | BY: T
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)
Unfortunately, today's eruption has also claimed at least one life.
According to news reports a tourist was killed by a falling bomb and another one was injured.
Recommended reading: A Deadly Explosion Just Rocked Italy's Stromboli Volcano - Here's What Happened
Wednesday, Jul 03, 2019
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
Friday, Apr 19, 2019
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
Thursday, Mar 21, 2019
During the past weeks, activity has gradually decreased to the volcano's typical low to normal levels of activity. read all
Tuesday, Jan 29, 2019
The activity at the volcano has decreased again to average "moderate" levels. read all
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