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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) (9 quakes)

 | latest | archive: show
Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Fri, 19 Apr 16:40 UTC (GMT)
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Wed, 17 Apr 2019
Wed, 17 Apr 10:05 UTCM 1.5 - [info]Vesuvius (1 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Wed, 17 Apr 02:58 UTCM 0.4 / 4 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Wed, 17 Apr 01:07 UTCM 0.4 / 4 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Wed, 17 Apr 00:08 UTCM 0.9 / 0.2 km - [info]Vesuvius (1 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Tue, 16 Apr 2019
Tue, 16 Apr 10:23 UTCM 1.2 / 0.6 km - [info]Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (4 km) 5 km W Napoli (NA) (Italy)
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INGV
Sun, 14 Apr 2019
Sun, 14 Apr 04:50 UTCM 0.7 / 0.2 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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INGV-OV
Sun, 14 Apr 04:50 UTCM 1.1 / 3.3 km - [info]Vesuvius (9 km) 3 km NE Somma Vesuviana (NA) (Italy)
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INGV
Sun, 14 Apr 04:10 UTCM 0.6 - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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INGV-OV
Sun, 14 Apr 03:00 UTCM 0.5 / 0.3 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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