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Wed, 13 Jan 2021, 09:34
Topographic map of the Tharsis region (red/brown area) and the Valles Marineris canyon identified in its eastern region (Image: NASA).
Volcanism is not confined to planet Earth and thanks to decades of revolutionary work by planetary scientists, we now have abundant evidence that volcanism exists on every terrestrial planet, on many of the moons and even some asteroid belts! ... read all
Sat, 2 Jan 2021, 15:25
Earthquakes under Etna volcano during 31 Dec 2020-2Jan 2021
A series of earthquakes shook the flanks of Etna volcano during the past days. Since the afternoon of 31 Dec 2020 until this morning, a swarm of tremors has occurred at depths of 10-15 km mainly under the southern flank of the volcano. ... read all
Wed, 20 Jan 2021, 09:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 20 Jan 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.6), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (1 quake mag 1.1), Clear Lake (7 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.3), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.9), Grímsnes (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.2) ... read all

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Glowing avalanche from Merapi this morning (image: Rizal M / facebook)
The eruption continues on its gradually increasing trend. Pyroclastic flows - turbulent and hot avalanches of hot lava rocks, ash and volcanic gasses mixed together - are being released from the growing dome and now descend the SW flank of the volcano. Read more... read all
Wed, 20 Jan 2021, 08:30
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Strong activity at Etna's New SE crater during the night (image: LAVE webcam from Schiena dell'Asino)
Last night's activity of vigorous and near-constant strombolian explosions from the eastern summit vent of the New SE crater continued to increase, but judging from webcam imagery, it did not quite reach the intensity of previous paroxysms with true lava fountains. Read more... read all
Wed, 20 Jan 2021, 07:30
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Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 20 Jan 2021
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