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Volcanic activity worldwide 28 Jun 2016: Dallol volcano, Nevado del Ruiz, Etna

Tue, 28 Jun 2016, 21:00
21:00 PM |
Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Etna's trmor amplitude (ESLN station, INGV Catania)
Etna's trmor amplitude (ESLN station, INGV Catania)
Ash emission from Nevado del Ruiz this morning
Ash emission from Nevado del Ruiz this morning
Dallol at night (photo: Oliver Grunewald)
Dallol at night (photo: Oliver Grunewald)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): There has been no particular surface activity at the volcano since the violent summit eruptions in late May, but the volcanic tremor amplitude has been gradually rising over the past days.
This could [speculation!] indicate a phase of magma migrating to the surface, and possibly herald new activity in the near future. Etna, always good for surprises, will tell.

Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): The volcano produced again several small to moderately-sized ash eruptions during yesterday and today, generating plumes that rose up to approx. 1 km above the crater.
The most significant emissions occurred occurred yesterday morning at 08:22 and today at 07:48 local time and were accompanied by a strong tremor signals.
... [read more]

Dallol (Danakil desert, Ethiopia): Help us protect Dallol and have it listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site by contributing to an ambitious and very interesting crowd-sourced project:
Dallol is located in the northern Danakil desert of Ethiopia, at the bottom of the African rift. It is a salt dome with a unique and bizarre array of colorful geysers, hot springs, acid lakes and mineral pools encrusted with sulfur and various salt crystals.
... [read more]
Previous news
Mon, 27 Jun 2016, 21:00
Map of today's active volcanoes
Santiaguito (Guatemala): The elevated activity from the Caliente lava dome continues to produce intermittent strong vulcanian eruptions every few days or so: yesterday afternoon at 16:16 local time, a powerful explosion produced an ash column that rose to 5 km altitude and generated pyroclastic flows on the SW and SE side of the lava dome. ... read all
Sat, 18 Jun 2016, 16:26
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Kliuchevskoi (Kamchatka): The effusive and mildly explosive eruption of the volcano continues with no significant changes. Regular strombolian explosions in the summit crater often produce small puffs of steam and ash that can be seen drifting from the volcano. ... read all
Thu, 16 Jun 2016, 15:41
Map of today's active volcanoes
Kliuchevskoi (Kamchatka): The eruption of the volcano continues with little changes during the past weeks - there are now two active lava flows on the SE flank, both about 2 km long from the summit crater. ... read all
Tue, 14 Jun 2016, 21:00
Map of today's active volcanoes
Kilauea (Hawai'i): The so-called "June 27th" lava flow field ceased to be active and the new flow field is now headed towards the ocean. ... read all
Mon, 13 Jun 2016, 21:00
Map of today's active volcanoes
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): The activity of the volcano has become more intense during the past days. Several ash plumes were detected by Tokyo VAAC and blight glow is intermittently visible on the webcam. ... read all

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