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Piton de la Fournaise volcano, La Reunion: eruption update

Saturday Oct 08, 2005 20:36 PM | BY: TOM PFEIFFER

The new cone that has formed in the SE area of Dolomieu crater (Photo published on Réunion's leading newspaper "Le Journal de l'île de la Réunion" - www.clicanoo.com)
The new cone that has formed in the SE area of Dolomieu crater (Photo published on Réunion's leading newspaper "Le Journal de l'île de la Réunion" - www.clicanoo.com)
The main vent of the new eruption remains active with moderate lava fountains and strombolian activity, emitting a few small lava flows inside Dolomieu crater.
Since today, access to the Enclos has been reopened to the public on a temptative basis (on condition that visitors "behave"), but access is limited to the time between 6am and 5:30pm. More details (in French) on the following article.
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