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
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 webcams and live data:
Stratovolcano 1281 m
Italy, 40.82°N / 14.43°E
Mt. Vesuvius from Naples (Campanialive.it) (source
Mt. Vesuvius from Naples Center (Campanialive.it) (source
Vesuvius from Boscoreale (meteovesuvio webcam) (source
Latest earthquakes around Vesuvius (INGV)
Mt Vesuvius from Naples (NapoliCam) (source
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