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Updated: Mar 4, 2024 22:22 GMT -
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Updated: Mar 4, 2024 22:22 GMT-
Mon, 31 Jul 2006, 14:44

The strombolian activity from NE crater is no longer visible, as the magma column has dropped again inside the conduit. (-->So, the worrying question is, where is all that magma going ... into some new flank intrusion?)

Sat, 29 Jul 2006, 06:47

Popocatepetl had a strong explosion on 25 July at 09h50 local time, producing an ash and gas plume of  5 km height above the crater. The eruption lasted 1 and a half minute and was accompanied by high-frequency tremor. It is believed that the explosion was caused by interaction of water from the recent heavy rains with the hot lava dome inside the crater.

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Tue, 19 Dec 2023, 21:35

Kanaga, Alaska: Small explosion detected

The Alaskan Volcano observatory have reported that a small explosion was detected overnight on 18th December (2231 Alaskan Standard Time; 0731 UTC 19th Dec) on local infrasound and seismometers. No ash emissions have been detected by satellite. Elevated seismicity ifs ongoing. Aviation colour code has been updated to YELLOW; Volcano Alert Level raised to ADVISORY. ... Read all
Mon, 4 Mar 2024, 21:50

Volcano earthquake report for Monday, 4 Mar 2024

World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 50 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  4 Mar 2024 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Apaneca Range (2 quakes between mag 1.7-1.8), Apoyeque (1 quake mag 1.3), Brennisteinsfjöll (6 quakes between mag 0.2-1.1), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Clear Lake (48 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Coso (1 quake mag 1.1) ... Read all

Map of erupting volcanoes