Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Guaranteed tours
8-16 May 2021: From Stromboli to Etna - Sicila and Eolian Islands (Italy)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Watch volcanoes live on our webcam and online data viewer tool!

 

Volcanic activity worldwide 23 May 2015: Bulusan volcano

Sat, 23 May 2015, 21:00
21:00 PM |
Bulusan (Luzon Island, Philippines): (23 May) During 13-15 and 17-19 May PHIVOLCS reported that six or fewer volcanic earthquakes were recorded at Bulusan. Weak steam emissions were occasionally observed rising from the SW vent and from a vent on the upper NW flank; plumes drifted SW, WNW, or drifted downslope.
PHIVOLCS maintained Alert Level 1, indicating abnormal conditions, and reminded the public of the 4-km radius Permanent Danger Zone (PDZ).
(Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 13-19 May 2015)
Previous news
Fri, 22 May 2015, 16:22
Aso (Kyushu): Overall, activity has decreased and incandescence has not been seen during the past nights. The current activity is dominated by strong steam and gas emissions from crater 1 and, to a lesser degree, from crater 2 in the northern end of Nakadake crater complex. ... read all
Wed, 20 May 2015, 21:00
Strong eruption from Sakurajima at 17:32 local time on 17 May, welcoming us on arrival
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): (20 May) After a very busy 17 May, with several strong explosions sending ash plumes to up to 16,000 ft (4.5 km) altitude, the volcano has been relatively calm during 18 and most of 19 May. ... read all
Mon, 18 May 2015, 21:00
The lava lake today (USGS thermal webcam)
Batu Tara (Sunda Islands, Indonesia): Explosions (strombolian to small vulcanian style) continue at the volcano, sometimes strong enough to produce ash plumes visible on satellite images. ... read all
Sun, 17 May 2015, 21:00
Fissure eruption at Piton de la Fournaise today
Piton de la Fournaise (La Réunion): A new eruption, so far small, began this Sunday at 13:45 from a fissure vent at the the southeast slopes of the Dolomieux crater inside the Enclos next to the Château Fort cone. ... read all
Sat, 16 May 2015, 21:00
Lava flows from the New SE crater (INGV Monte Cagliato thermal webcam)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): The eruption has almost ended. ... read all
 

More on VolcanoDiscovery

Why is there advertising on this site?

Support us!

Maintaining the website and our free apps is a time- and cost-intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support our team to develop further features and get the upgraded ad-free version, consider making a donation (PayPal or Online cc payment).
Planned features:
  • Weather reports
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Design upgrades
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Earthquake archive back to 1900
  • Additional data sources
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.
Home | Travel | Destinations | Volcanoes | Photos | Earthquakes | About | Glossary | News | Contact | Privacy | Imprint || Français | Deutsch
Follow us: