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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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Eruption updates & news from Stromboli:

Stromboli Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: EXPLOSION AT SUMMIT CRATER OBS VA DTG: 28/1100Z

Wednesday Aug 28, 2019 11:15 AM | BY: VN

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

FVXX01 at 11:11 UTC, 28/08/19 from LFPW
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190828/1056Z
VAAC: TOULOUSE
VOLCANO: STROMBOLI 211040
PSN: N3847 E01512
AREA: ITALY
SUMMIT ELEV: 924M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/04
INFO SOURCE: INGV, VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: EXPLOSION AT SUMMIT CRATER
OBS VA DTG: 28/1100Z
OBS VA CLD: N3900 E01405 - N3930 E01500 - N3830 E01530 - N3755
E01435 - N3900 E01405 MOV E 05KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 28/1700Z NOT PROVIDED
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 28/2300Z NOT PROVIDED
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 29/0500Z NOT PROVIDED
RMK: SIGNIFICANT ASH EMISSION
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190828/1230Z
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Previous news
Wednesday, Aug 28, 2019
Another major explosion has occurred at the volcano minutes ago at 12:18 local time. ... read all
Sunday, Aug 25, 2019
The level of activity at the volcano remains very high, with little significant changes during the past days: ... read all
Monday, Aug 19, 2019
The activity of the volcano continues at very high levels, perhaps even increasing somewhat compared to the previous week. ... read all
Sunday, Aug 18, 2019
Activity at the volcano remains very high. Frequent and often strong strombolian eruptions occur from several active vents in the crater terrace. read all
Wednesday, Aug 14, 2019
The activity at the volcano remains elevated and has not changed much, although it appears to have decreased a bit during the past days. ... read all

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