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Location map of Italy's most active volcanoes (Etna, Stromboli, Vesuvius, Vulcano, Lipari, Campi Flegrei)
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Vesuius volcano looming over the citiy of Naples and the Gulf of Naples
Vesuius volcano looming over the citiy of Naples and the Gulf of Naples
Vesuvius in eruption, August 1779. This eruption was produced a spectacular lava fountains rising several km above the summit, and devastating tephra falls northeast of the volcano. Note the large glowing bombs in the fallout! (Image from Alfano and Friedlaender, 1928, La storia del Vesuvio. Napoli: K Holm, 71p.)
Vesuvius in eruption, August 1779. This eruption was produced a spectacular lava fountains rising several km above the summit, and devastating tephra falls northeast of the volcano. Note the large glowing bombs in the fallout! (Image from Alfano and Friedlaender, 1928, La storia del Vesuvio. Napoli: K Holm, 71p.)
 

Vesuvius volcano

Stratovolcano 1281 m, Italy, 40.82°N / 14.43°E
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (9 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Thu, 16 Jul 17:31 UTC (GMT)
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Thu, 16 Jul 2020
Thu, 16 Jul 08:52 UTCM 0.3 / 0.4 km - [info]Vesuvius (1 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Wed, 15 Jul 2020
Wed, 15 Jul 23:00 UTCM 0.9 / 1 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Wed, 15 Jul 02:34 UTCM 0.1 / 2 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Tue, 14 Jul 2020
Tue, 14 Jul 09:32 UTCM 0.9 / 0.1 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Mon, 13 Jul 2020
Mon, 13 Jul 20:44 UTCM 1.0 / 0.6 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Mon, 13 Jul 07:21 UTCM 0.5 / 0.2 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Fri, 10 Jul 2020
Fri, 10 Jul 23:59 UTCM 0.6 / 0.6 km - [info]Vesuvius (1 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Thu, 9 Jul 2020
Thu, 9 Jul 22:51 UTCM 0.2 / 0.1 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Thu, 9 Jul 20:18 UTCM 1.4 / 5.4 km - [info]Vesuvius (26 km) 1 km SW Arpaia (BN) (Italy)
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INGV
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.4*10^7 J (3.89 KWh) [learn more]

Earthquake statistics

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