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Volcanic activity worldwide 12 Jun 2014: Stromboli
Thu, 12 Jun 2014, 21:00
21:00 PM |
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy)
Two simultaneous strong explosions from the NW (l) and NE (r) vents at Stromboli on 9 June
: The activity at the volcano has strongly increased since about 2 weeks ago. Our group tour visited Stromboli during 8-11 June and observed at least 14 active glowing vents. It appears that the magma level has once again risen to very near the surface of the crater terrace.
About half of them were showing constant or, some, intermittent weak to strong spattering: in particular, the twin vents of the central crater, two vents in the western crater, the NW hornito, as well as, intermittently, the hornito at the northwestern rim of the NE crater. ... [read more]
San Miguel (El Salvador)
: (9 Jun
) The Chaparrastique volcano continues to emit pulsating gas and sometimes ash plumes from its crater. Tremor has been showing large fluctuations over the past days and now risen again. ... read all
Etna (Sicily, Italy)
: Glow and ash emissions continue to be observed at the summit vent of the New SE crater. The intensity of this still weak activity slowly increased this morning with 5-10 small explosions per hour. ... read all
Etna (Sicily, Italy)
: (7 Jun
) No particular changes have occurred recently. Very sporadic and weak strombolian explosions continue at the summit vent of the New SE crater. Bocca Nuova also continues to produce sporadic ash emissions. ... read all
Sangeang Api (Indonesia)
: (4 Jun
) Eruptive activity continues in the form of low-level ash emissions. VAAC Daarwin reported a volcanic ash plume at estimated 10,000 ft (3 km) altitude extending more than 100 km to the west. ... read all
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