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Volcanic activity worldwide 7 Mar 2015: Soputan volcano, Colima

Saturday Mar 07, 2015 21:00 PM |

Eruption of Soputan volcano this morning (image: VSI)
Eruption of Soputan volcano this morning (image: VSI)
Soputan (North Sulawesi, Indonesia): A new explosive eruptive phase occurred this morning, producing an ash plume that rose 4.5 km from the volcano's summit and pyroclastic flows that traveled 2.5 km.

Colima (Western Mexico): A selection of night-time photos of eruptions observed from the west and north of Colima volcano during 22-28 Feb.
Previous news

Wednesday, Mar 04, 2015
Kliuchevskoi (Kamchatka): Strombolian activity and mild to moderate ash emissions continue at the summit crater with no significant changes over the past weeks. ... [more]
Tuesday, Mar 03, 2015
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. ... [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. ... [more]
Starry sky and large explosive eruption of Colima, photograph by Hernando Rivera.
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. ... [more]

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