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Stromboli volcano
stratovolcano 926 m
Eolian Islands, Italy, 38.79°N / 15.21°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Stromboli volcano eruptions:
Persistant (near-constant) activity since at least 2-3000 years. Most recent effusive (lava flow) eruptions from Dec. 2002-July 2003, March 2007, Aug-Oct 2014. Paroxysm 3 July 2019
Typical eruption style:
Small explosive (strombolian) eruptions, typically every 20-30 mins. Intermittently, ca. every 2-20 years, minor effusive eruptions (lava flows); on average 2-5 times per year larger explosions.
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Booking.comLava flow and explosions in Jan 2013
 

Eruption updates & news from Stromboli:

Stromboli Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: STROMBOLIAN ACTIVITY AT SUMMIT VENTS. NEGLIGIBLE ASH EMISSION.

Wednesday Jul 10, 2019 13:45 PM | BY: VN

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX01 at 13:34 UTC, 10/07/19 from LFPW
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190710/1310Z
VAAC: TOULOUSE
VOLCANO: STROMBOLI 211040
PSN: N3847 E01512
AREA: ITALY
SUMMIT ELEV: 924M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/02
INFO SOURCE: VONA, INGV WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: STROMBOLIAN ACTIVITY AT SUMMIT VENTS. NEGLIGIBLE
ASH EMISSION.
OBS VA DTG: 10/1300Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA. WIND FL050
270/30KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/1900Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/0100Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/0700Z NO VA EXP
RMK: DETECTED BY INGV. VA NOT DETECTABLE ON SAT IMAGERY IN SPITE OF
GOOD VISIBILITY.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
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Previous news
Strombolian eruption from Stromboli this morning (image: Vulcano a Piedi webcam)
Wednesday, Jul 10, 2019
The volcano's activity has been increasing during the past days and is now categorized as "very high". ... [more]
Strombolian eruption this morning from Stromboli's western vent (image: Vulcani a piedi webcam)
Saturday, Jul 06, 2019
Activity at the volcano remains intense, but as typical for the volcano: Several vents, most notably the collapsed western and northeastern ones show very frequent moderate to strong strombolian explosions and near-continuous spattering. ... [more]
Comparison of the crater area of Stromboli before (l) and after (r) the massive explosion of 3 July (images: Vulcano a Piedi webcam)
Friday, Jul 05, 2019
The volcano is showing its normal activity, with frequent strombolian explosions of mostly moderate size from various vents. ... [more]
Strombolian eruption this evening from Stromboli's western vent and the active lava flow (image: Vulcani a piedi webcam)
Wednesday, Jul 03, 2019
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). ... [more]

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