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Volcanic activity worldwide 3 Mar 2015: Villarrica volcano
Tuesday Mar 03, 2015 21:00 PM | Villarrica (Central Chile)
: Activity increased to a paroxysmal eruption this morning, as strombolian explosions merged into sustained tall lava fountains several hundreds of meters tall, feeding lava flows on the upper slopes of the volcano.
The ash plume rose approx. 3 km above the volcano and caused moderate ash fall in nearby areas. Red alert was declared in the municipalities of Villarrica, Pucón and Curarrehue in the La Araucanía region, as well as in Panguipulli in the Los Ríos region. More than 3300 people were evacuated.... [read more]
Monday, Mar 02, 2015
Bardarbunga (Central Iceland)
: At noon of the 28th of February, the Scientific Advisory Board for Iceland´s recent volcanic activity officially declared that the eruption at Holuhraun has come to an end. ...
Saturday, Feb 28, 2015
Colima (Western Mexico)
: Dr Tom Pfeiffer is part of a volcano filming expedition in Mexico at the moment. They have been observing Colima volcano over the past few days. ...
Friday, Feb 20, 2015
: An eruption today produced an ash plume that rose to estimated 25,000 ft (7.5 km) altitude, detected on infrared satellite imagery (VAAC Tokyo). ...
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