Stromboli volcano (Italy) activity update: frequent strombolian explosions, large part of crater missing
Fri, 5 Jul 2019, 09:3809:38 AM | BY: T
Comparison of the crater area of Stromboli before (l) and after (r) the massive explosion of 3 July (images: Vulcano a Piedi webcam)
The volcano is showing its normal activity, with frequent strombolian explosions of mostly moderate size from various vents.
Typical strombolian explosion this morning (image: Vulcano a Piedi webcam)
Comparing images from before and after the 3 July explosion is impressive: a large section of the crater terrace, including the prominent cinder cone in its northern part, is now missing (see image attached).
Wed, 3 Jul 2019, 19:20
Stromboli volcano (Italy) activity update: continuing weakly alimented lava flow and frequent moderate explosions
As night falls, one can see strong glow from the craters and continuing frequent, typical strombolian explosions of medium to large size (but within the levels of activity often observed at the volcano). ... Read all