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Updated: May 30, 2023 14:25 GMT -
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Updated: May 30, 2023 14:25 GMT-
Wed, 28 Nov 2007, 06:00 Based on a pilot report and observations of satellite imagery, the Buenos Aires VAAC reported that ash plumes from Ubinas rose to altitudes of 6.7-7.6 km (22,000-25,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted SW and NE during 28-29 November. Read all Wed, 28 Nov 2007, 06:00CVGHM raised the Alert level for Talang from 2 to 3 (on a scale of 1-4) on 29 November based on visual observations and seismicity. Ash and steam plumes from multiple craters rose to altitudes of 3.1-4.1 km (10,200-13,500 ft) a.s.l. during 27-29 November. 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, 30 May 2023, 13:50

Volcano earthquake report for Tuesday, 30 May 2023

World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 50 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 30 May 2023 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Apastepeque (1 quake mag 2.4), Askja (1 quake mag 1.7), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.1), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.0), Isarog (1 quake mag 1.7) ... Read all
Mon, 29 May 2023, 23:50

Volcano earthquake report for Monday, 29 May 2023

World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 50 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 29 May 2023 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.7), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (14 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Churchill (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (29 quakes between mag 0.2-1.7), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.1), Etna (1 quake mag 1.0) ... Read all

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