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Volcanic activity worldwide 24 Mar 2015: Colima volcano

Tue, 24 Mar 2015, 21:00
21:00 PM |
Eruption at Colima volcano this morning (photo: Hernando Rivera)
Eruption at Colima volcano this morning (photo: Hernando Rivera)
Colima (Western Mexico): The volcano continues to produce sometimes strong vulcanian-type explosions that seem to have picked up in strength over the past days.
An eruption at 03:08 am local time produced fountaining of lava several hundred meters high and appears to have caused a small pyroclastic flow.
Previous news
Mon, 23 Mar 2015, 21:01
Earthquakes (yellow and red circles) near Ngauruhoe during the past 14 days
Ngauruhoe (North Island): (23 Mar) New Zealand's GNS Science reports an increase in earthquakes under the volcano, interpreted as weak signs of volcanic unrest. The Volcanic Alert Level was raised to level 1 (minor volcanic unrest), but no eruption is expected in the near future. ... read all
Sun, 22 Mar 2015, 21:00
Eruption from Shiveluc this morning
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): (22 Mar) Activity at the volcano remains elevated. A series of moderate explosions occurred over the past days, producing ash plumes that rose to 23-27,000 ft (7-9 km) altitude (Tokyo VAAC). ... read all
Fri, 20 Mar 2015, 16:19
Explosion at Colima this morning
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): A moderate explosion occurred again at the volcano last evening. Based on the seismic signal, KVERT estimated an ash plume to 21,000 ft (6.3 km) altitude was generated. ... read all
Wed, 18 Mar 2015, 21:00
Degassing plume from Klyuchevskoy this morning (KVERT)
Kliuchevskoi (Kamchatka): (18 Mar) Mild activity is again occurring at the summit vent of the tall stratovolcano. Aviation color code is orange. ... read all
Mon, 16 Mar 2015, 15:55
Explosion at Shiveluch this afternoon (night in Kamchatka)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): An explosion occurred a few hours ago. Webcam images show bright blow from incandescent material ejected. VAAC Tokyo estimates an ash plume was produced that rose to 25,000 ft (7.5 km) altitude. ... read all
 

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