Worldwide Volcano News and Updates

Wed, 30 Jul 2014, 21:00
Kilauea (Hawai'i): The June 27 flow front has advanced more rapidly over the past four days, and is now 4.2km (2.6mi) from the vent (Seen in first photo below). This recent increased advance rate is due to the confinement of the flow against the slopes of an older perched lava channel, from 2007. The advance rate will likely drop in the coming days as the flow passes the confines of the perched channel and spreads out on flatter topography. Read all
Tue, 29 Jul 2014, 21:00
Ash emission of Tungurahua volcano last Sunday (photo: P. Espín OVT/IG-EPN)
Tungurahua (Ecuador): Following more than 2 months of calm, the volcano is probably about to enter a new eruptive phase, a special bulletin of Ecuador's Geophysical Institute (IGPEN) informs. Read all
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