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Updated: Nov 28, 2023 12:19 GMT-
Wed, 28 Jul 2010, 06:00 RVO reported that white vapor plumes rose 300 m above Ulawun during 21-29 July. Light brownish ash clouds were observed on 23 and 24 July. Read all Wed, 28 Jul 2010, 06:00The IG reported that during 28 July-2 August steam emissions rose from Tungurahua's crater. On most days steam plumes with minor ash content rose 1-2 km above the crater and drifted NW or W. Minor ashfall was reported to the SW in the Choglontus area during 28-29 July. 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, 11:50

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: Apoyeque (1 quake mag 2.8), Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Brennisteinsfjöll (15 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Clear Lake (29 quakes between mag 0.2-1.7), Coso (1 quake mag 1.3), Eldey (7 quakes between mag 0.6-2.7) ... 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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