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Worldwide Volcano News and Updates:

Tue, 1 Apr 2014, 00:09
Recently discovered dinosaur footprints in volcanic ash layers on a remote island volcano challenge the widely accepted theory that dinosaurs got extinct 65 million years ago. Some of them might have survived for much longer.
Mon, 31 Mar 2014, 17:58
The recent earthquakes at Yellowstone
Karymsky (Kamchatka): The volcano remains more active than average. Another series of strombolian to vulcanian-type explosions today produced ash plumes rising to estimated 7,000 ft (2.1 km) and drifting SE (VAAC Tokyo). ...more [read all]
Mon, 31 Mar 2014, 17:57
The recent earthquakes at Yellowstone
A magnitude 4.8 earthquake at shallow 7 km depth occurred yesterday morning with an epicenter located 4 miles north-northeast of Norris Geyser Basin in Yellowstone National Park. It was the largest quake since 1980 and occurred near the center of a region of recent ground uplift. ...more [read all]
Mon, 31 Mar 2014, 17:43
MODIS hot spot data (past 7 days) for Reventador volcano (ModVolc, Univ. Hawaii)
Activity at the volcano remains elevated, although no direct observations were possible in the last days due to cloud cover. A lava flow might be descending from the new dome on the eastern side, various reports suggests. ...more [read all]
Mon, 31 Mar 2014, 17:34
Ash puff from Ubinas volcano this morning
A small explosive eruption took place earlier today, producing a plume of steam and ash that rose a few 100 meters. As the new lava dome inside the volcano's crater continues to grow, more and possibly stronger explosions can be expected. Video showing the eruption: ...more
Mon, 31 Mar 2014, 17:24
The volcano remains more active than average. Another series of strombolian to vulcanian-type explosions today produced ash plumes rising to estimated 7,000 ft (2.1 km) and drifting SE (VAAC Tokyo).
Mon, 31 Mar 2014, 17:19
New activity might have started at the volcano. An aircraft reported having sighted an ash plume from Anak Krakatau this afternoon at 10,000 ft (3 km) altitude. ...more
Sun, 30 Mar 2014, 21:00
Thermal image of Etna's eastern flank with the New SE crater (Monte Cagliato thermal webcam, INGV Catania)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): (30 Mar) Since the end of lava effusion 3 days ago, Etna has remained all quiet and the recent flow field is now slowly cooling down. ...more [read all]
Sun, 30 Mar 2014, 09:27
Sinabung volcano this morning (VSI webcam)
The volcano remains active on a slowly decreasing trend, with little variation over the past weeks. The viscous lava lobe remains weakly alimented and continues to grow very slowly. ...more [read all]
Sun, 30 Mar 2014, 09:16
Phreatic eruption at Poás volcano Friday morning (OVSICORI-UNA webcam)
Another small phreatic eruption occurred from the volcano's crater lake Friday morning.

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