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Bulletin of World Volcanism Nov 2012 - summary of volcano activity worldwide

Tuesday Dec 11, 2012 07:22 AM |

Bulletin of World Volcanism Nov 2012 - summary of volcano activity worldwide
Bulletin of World Volcanism Nov 2012 - summary of volcano activity worldwide
The Bulletin of World Volcanism November 2012 issue is out.
It contains a reviewed summary of volcano activity during the past month and other interesting reading, including an interview with Dr. Clive Oppenheimer.

TABLE OF CONTENTS:
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NEW ACTIVITY/UNREST
Tolbachik (Russia) - Tongariro (New Zealand) - Raung (Indonesia) - Paluweh (Indonesia) - Lokon-Empung (Indonesia) - Marapi (Indonesia) - Kliuchevskoi (Russia) - Ruapehu (New Zealand) - Michael (Antarctica) - Chirpoi (Kuril Islands) - Mayon (Philippines) - Alaid (Kuril Islands) - Taal (Philippines) - Loihi (USA) - Mammoth Mountain (USA) - Heard (Australia) - Boomerang Seamount (Australia)

CONTINUING ACTIVITY:
Etna (Italy) - Rabual (Papua New Guinea) - Kizimen (Russia) - Stromboli (Italy) - Nyiragongo (Congo Dem. Rep.) - Cleveland (USA) - Villarrica (Chile) - Reventador (Ecuador) - Manam (Papua New Guinea) - Nevado Del Ruiz (Colombia) - Fuego (Guatemala) - Galeras (Colombia) - Kilauea (USA) - Karymsky (Russia) - Popocatepetl (Mexico) - Pagan (USA) - Sakura-Jima (Japan) - Shiveluch (Russia) - Batu Tara (Indonesia) - Santa Maria (Guatemala) - Little Sitkin (USA)

INTERVIEW:
An Interview With Dr. Clive
Oppenheimer
VOLCANO ANALYSIS:
Larderello

BULLETIN INFORMATION
Writer (s); Lucas Wilson [Editor]
volcanismbulletin.org
Previous news
Sunday, Dec 09, 2012
While we were on expedition in Indonesia, the eruption from Tolbachik volcano in Kamchatka dominated the news. It counts certainly as one of the most remarkable eruptions this year. At the moment, the eruption continues at decreased intensity. Seismic activity has dropped during the past days, but the lower of the eruptive vents continues to feed a lava flow that has reached more than 10 km length in the relatively flat area at the eastern foot of the volcano and spreads there. ... [more]
Monday, Dec 03, 2012
On 1 November, the MODVOLC stated that thermal anomalies detected at Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka indicated that the lava flows were now 15 km long. The data also indicated that the activity is now concentrated on the southern part of the fissure. ... [more]
Wednesday, Nov 28, 2012
The Tokyo VAAC reported that an eruption of Tolbachik, Kamchatka began at around 10:45 (GMT). An initial ash plume rose to a height of 10 KM; ash was seen in satellite images. ... [more]

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