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Wed, 27 Feb 2002, 06:00
During 27 February-2 March abundant emissions of steam, gas, and small amounts of ash occurred at Tungurahua, as well as sporadic explosions. The highest rising ash cloud was produced by an explosion on 27 February at 0741. The cloud reached a height of ~2 km above the volcano and drifted to W. Read all
Wed, 27 Feb 2002, 06:00
The level of volcanism at Soufrière Hills during 22 February-1 March was higher than it had been in previous weeks. The continued growth of the lava dome towards the E led to almost continuous rockfalls and small pyroclastic flows that traveled to the upper portion of the Tar River Valley. During the week a large, steeply inclined spine was extruded on the summit of the dome. Read all
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