Eruption updates & news from Stromboli:
Stromboli volcano (Eolian Islands, Italy): increased activity
Sun, 22 Dec 2019, 15:0515:05 PM | BY: T
Eruption of Stromboli volcano this morning (image: LGS webcam at Punta Labronzo)
The activity at the volcano has again increased during the past days and is again being characterized as at "high level".
Activity level of Stromboli during the past 3 months (image: LGS)
During the last 24 hours, the explosive activity from both the SW and NE crater sectors has been elevated with averages around 20 explosions per hour and very high values of acoustic pressure (up to 5.4 bar compared to normal values around 1 bar).
Seismic tremor is high. Deformation and degassing data show no significant variations.
Thu, 21 Nov 2019, 15:00
The activity at the volcano has continued to decreased overall during the past weeks, and is now described as "medium": ... read all
Sat, 19 Oct 2019, 08:25
The activity at the volcano has slowly decreased overall during the past weeks and is now described as medium on the LGS activity scale. ... read all
Wed, 2 Oct 2019, 07:10
The activity at the volcano continues to be elevated overall, but has been decreasing slowly during the past weeks. ... read all
Fri, 30 Aug 2019, 13:00
Stromboli volcano (Italy): intense activity during the night, very strong explosion, lava flows reach the sea
Yesterday evening, activity at the volcano increased again significantly (after having dropped a bit during after the paroxysm on Wed 28 Aug): ... read all
Thu, 29 Aug 2019, 05:37
The lava overflow on the upper NE part of the Sciara which had been active following the paroxysm of yesterday seems to have mostly ceased during the night. read all