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Updated: Nov 28, 2023 20:15 GMT-
Wed, 28 Jan 2004, 06:00 During 28 January to 2 February, Tungurahua continued to emit gas, steam, and ash. Emissions rose to ~2 km above the crater, with variable amounts of ash in the resultant plumes. Read all Wed, 28 Jan 2004, 06:00Volcanic activity began at Egon on 29 January around 0400 when a landslide traveled down the volcano's E crater wall. Around 1700 an explosion produced a black ash cloud to a height of ~750 m above the summit. During 30-31 January, loud noises from the volcano were followed by emissions of gray ash clouds. Read all
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Tue, 25 Apr 2023, 05:42

Science Spotlight: Atypical Magmas - overview over common and uncommen types of magma

Volcanoes erupt molten rock from the earth's mantle known as magma; once it reaches the surface, it is called lava. As varied as volcanoes are as varied are the compositions of magmas. An overview. ... Read all
Mon, 25 Jul 2022, 16:08

Science Spotlight: Volcanism on Planet Venus

Planet Venus hiding beneath its thick toxic atmosphere (image: NASA)
Planet's Earth closest sister, Venus, is not only similar in size and composition, but also has volcanic activity. In fact, volcanic deposits cover approx. 80 % of its surface! Read all
Tue, 28 Nov 2023, 19:50

Volcano earthquake report for Tuesday, 28 Nov 2023

World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 50 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 28 Nov 2023 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.4), Brennisteinsfjöll (22 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Clear Lake (30 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.6), Eldey (1 quake mag 1.5), Fagradalsfjall (15 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0) ... Read all
Mon, 27 Nov 2023, 23:50

Volcano earthquake report for Monday, 27 Nov 2023

World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 50 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 27 Nov 2023 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Apoyeque (1 quake mag 2.8), Brennisteinsfjöll (7 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8), Clear Lake (28 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Eldey (11 quakes between mag 0.3-2.7), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.4), Fagradalsfjall (66 quakes between mag 0.1-2.6) ... Read all

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