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Location map of Italy's most active volcanoes (Etna, Stromboli, Vesuvius, Vulcano, Lipari, Campi Flegrei)
Location map of Italy's most active volcanoes (Etna, Stromboli, Vesuvius, Vulcano, Lipari, Campi Flegrei)

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) (6 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Wed, 23 Oct 00:16 UTC (GMT)
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019
Tue, 22 Oct 22:03 UTCM 0.2 / 0.1 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Mon, 21 Oct 2019
Mon, 21 Oct 10:08 UTCM 0.2 / 0.2 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Fri, 18 Oct 2019
Fri, 18 Oct 17:47 UTCM 0.6 / 0.1 km - [info]Vesuvius (1 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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INGV-OV
Fri, 18 Oct 00:47 UTCM 0.6 / 0.8 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Thu, 17 Oct 2019
Thu, 17 Oct 22:00 UTCM 0.1 / 0.3 km - [info]Vesuvius (1 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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INGV-OV
Wed, 16 Oct 2019
Wed, 16 Oct 23:50 UTCM 0.8 / 0.3 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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INGV-OV
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.3*10^6 J (0.651 KWh) [learn more]

Earthquake statistics

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