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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: Mon, 20 Jan 09:16 UTC (GMT)
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Sun, 19 Jan 2020
Sun, 19 Jan 02:48 UTCM 0.7 / 0.9 km - [info]Vesuvius (1 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Sun, 19 Jan 02:45 UTCM 1.0 / 0.6 km - [info]Vesuvius (1 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Sat, 18 Jan 2020
Sat, 18 Jan 00:37 UTCM 1.0 / 0.8 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Fri, 17 Jan 2020
Fri, 17 Jan 17:15 UTCM 0.8 / 0.2 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Fri, 17 Jan 14:08 UTCM 0.5 / 0.1 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Thu, 16 Jan 2020
Thu, 16 Jan 06:09 UTCM 0.8 / 1.4 km - [info]Vesuvius (1 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Wed, 15 Jan 2020
Wed, 15 Jan 18:43 UTCM 2.2 / 1.5 km - [info]Vesuvius (1 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Tue, 14 Jan 2020
Tue, 14 Jan 21:00 UTCM 0.5 / 0.2 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Tue, 14 Jan 13:00 UTCM 0.4 / 0.6 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km) Vesuvius area (Italy)
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.3*10^8 J (37.1 KWh) [learn more]

Earthquake statistics

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