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Lopevi volcano
stratovolcano 1413 m (4,636 ft)
Vanuatu, -16.51°S / 168.35°E
Current status: restless (2 out of 5) Lopevi 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-?, 2017
Typical eruption style:
explosive and effusive eruption of viscous lava flows

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Lopevi volcano news:

Lopevi volcano (Vanuatu): increased seismic activity

Thu, 24 Sep 2020, 08:14
08:14 AM | BY: MARTIN
Lopevi volcano today (image: Saratamata Tower webcam)
Lopevi volcano today (image: Saratamata Tower webcam)
According to Vanuatu Meteorology and Geohazards Department (VMGD) the seismic activity continues at high levels associated with increased continuous seismic unrest.
The activity producing emissions of steam continues to be observed in the active crater.
Eruptions can occur with little or no warning.
Source: Vanuatu Meteorology and Geohazards Department volcano activity update 24 September 2020
Previous news
Thu, 27 Aug 2020, 20:42
The Vanuatu Meteorology and Geohazards Department (VMGD) report that activity at Lopevi volcano is continuing to show high levels of unrest. With the current state, the volcanic activity is likely to increase at any time but it could also remain at the same level for a long time. The volcano activity consists of continuous emission of steam plume. The Lopevi Volcanic Alert Level (VAL) has been at Level 2 since 23 September 2017. ... read all
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. ... read all

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