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stratovolcano 1413 m (4,636 ft)
Vanuatu, -16.51°S / 168.35°ECurrent status
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| ReportsLopevi volcano books | ToursLopevi volcano eruptions:
1863, 1864, 1874, 1883-84, 1892-93, 1898(?), 1908, 1922, 1933, 1939 (2x), 1960, 1962, 1963-65, 1967-69, 1970-72, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1978-79, 1979, 1980, 1982, Jul 1998-2000 Apr, Jun 2001, Jun 2003, Sep 2004, Jan-Mar 2005, (Oct?) 2005-2006 Aug, Apr-May 2007, Feb 2008-?, 2017Typical eruption style:
explosive and effusive eruption of viscous lava flowsLast earthquakes nearby
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Lopevi volcano news:
Fri, 26 Jun 2020, 08:11
Lopevi volcano on 18 June (image: Saratamata Tower webcam)
The Vanuatu Meteorology and Geohazards Department (VMGD) reported that seismic unrest of the volcano continues at high levels. The activity is being observed in the summit crater. ...more
Tue, 19 Dec 2017, 19:45
Satellite image of Lopevi volcano on 19 Dec 2017
Fri, 29 Sep 2017, 05:15
Satellite image of Lopevi volcano on 29 Sep 2017
Fri, 13 Jan 2017, 19:45
Fri, 13 Jan 2017, 12:28
LVVL seismic recording from Lopevi volcano (GeoHazards)
According to information from Vanuatu's GeoHazards agency, a new (so far small) eruption is under way at the stratovolcano. ...more
Fri, 13 Jan 2017, 02:00
Tue, 16 Dec 2014, 10:32
Vanuatu's Geohazard unit has raised the alert level for the stratovolcano, as seismic activity has strongly increased "in a very short time span. ...more
Mon, 8 May 2006, 21:46
Lopevi volcano is in a more active state as pilot overservations suggest. Ash is visible at about 3 km altitude and small lava flows have been observed on the volcano's eastern flank.
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