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Updated: Feb 3, 2023 20:34 GMT -
Sat, 27 Feb 2010, 16:05
Satellite images showing actual changes in deposited material, marked by grey areas (Graphic: MVO, images courtesy of NASA)
NSAS and MVO published a comparision of two satellite images taken on 17 Mar 2007 and a recent one from 21 Feb 2010. The dramatic changes to the landscape including the extension of the eastern coastline near the former Bramble airport are spectacular. Read all
Wed, 24 Feb 2010, 06:00
During 24-28 February, IG reported that as many as 11 explosions from Tungurahua were detected by the seismic network; explosions were not detected on 1 or 2 March. Although inclement weather occasionally prevented observations of the volcano, ash plumes were seen during 24 February-1 March rising to altitudes of 6.5-8 km (21,300-26,200 ft) a.s.l. and drifting SW and W. Read all
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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
Mon, 27 Jun 2022, 09:12

Science Spotlight: Geothermal Colors

Morning Glory Pool. Photo Credit: Leandra Xochitl Marshall.
Volcanic processes, where vapors and water heated by magma rise to the surface, can create striking geothermic landforms such as fumarolic fields, hydrothermal or geothermal springs, acidic brines, salt chimneys, pillars, terraces, and pools. ... Read all
Fri, 3 Feb 2023, 19:50

Volcano earthquake report for Friday, 3 Feb 2023

World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 50 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  3 Feb 2023 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Agua (1 quake mag 3.0), Azuma (1 quake mag 2.5), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.7), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (10 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Cerro Singüil (2 quakes between mag 1.6-2.9), Clear Lake (26 quakes between mag 0.3-1.9) ... Read all
Thu, 2 Feb 2023, 23:50

Volcano earthquake report for Thursday, 2 Feb 2023

World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 50 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  2 Feb 2023 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Almolonga (1 quake mag 3.0), Apaneca Range (4 quakes between mag 1.8-2.1), Askja (7 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.7), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Cerro Singüil (2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.2) ... Read all

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