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Stromboli volcano (Eolian Islands, Italy) activity update: strong strombolian explosions, intermittent lava overflows from the NE crater

Thu, 10 Jan 2013, 10:35
10:35 AM | BY: TOMPFEIFFER
Thermal webcam image of the crater area (INGV) showing a new overflow on the northern side of the NE crater and the cooling overflow on the northern side (r) from this night
Thermal webcam image of the crater area (INGV) showing a new overflow on the northern side of the NE crater and the cooling overflow on the northern side (r) from this night
Thermal webcam image of the crater area (INGV) during an explosion from the NE crater
Thermal webcam image of the crater area (INGV) during an explosion from the NE crater
New lava overflows occurred this night (on the northern side) and this morning (eastern side) of the SE crater. Strong detonations from large exploding magma bubbles can be felt and heard in the village, rattling doors and windows.

Previous news

Tue, 8 Jan 2013, 21:31
Stromboli volcano (Italy): The magma column inside the NE vent system remains at very high levels with continuous, strong spattering from the hornito in the western end of the NE crater. Large fluid lava bubbles burst from the main vent at irregular intervals of 10-40 minutes, and throw bombs, visible from the village, to heights of several hundreds of meters. On 7 Jan, a small lava flow issued from an effusive vent through a breach in the northern outer flank of the SE crater cone and traveled about half way down the Sciara del Fuoco. ... read all
Thu, 3 Jan 2013, 18:25
A new submarine volcanic eruption might have recently started off Turkey's west coast in the Marmaris Sea between the mainland and the Greek Island of Simi near Rhodes. ... read all
Thu, 3 Jan 2013, 10:16
Location of earthquakes during Dec 2012 between Simi and Turkey
A new submarine volcanic eruption might have recently started off Turkey's west coast in the Marmaris Sea between the mainland and the Greek Island of Simi near Rhodes. ... read all

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