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Sun, 31 May 2015, 21:00
Aerial image of the harbour area of Kuchinoerabujima island hit by the pyroclastic flow (JMA)
Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): (31 May) So far, the volcano has remained calm so far, although a new explosion remains a possibility and the highest alert level 5 (evacuation) remains in place. ...more [read all]
Sun, 31 May 2015, 01:11
Aerial image of the harbour area of Kuchinoerabujima island hit by the pyroclastic flow (JMA)
So far, the volcano has remained calm so far, although a new explosion remains a possibility and the highest alert level 5 (evacuation) remains in place. ...more [read all]
Fri, 29 May 2015, 21:00
Ash plumes from Kuchinoerabu-jima and Sakura-jima volcanoes today (MODIS Terra / NASA)
Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): (29 May) Two people have been reported injured, presumably burnt by pyroclastic surge, and were flown to a hospital in Yakushima island. ...more [read all]
Fri, 29 May 2015, 07:01
After having been comparably calm the past days, the volcano started a series of strong explosions this morning. Ash plumes rose to reported 14,20,000 ft altitude. ...more
Fri, 29 May 2015, 06:34
Ash plumes from Kuchinoerabu-jima and Sakura-jima volcanoes today (MODIS Terra / NASA)
Two people have been reported injured, presumably burnt by pyroclastic surge, and were flown to a hospital in Yakushima island. ...more [read all]
Fri, 29 May 2015, 05:32
Lava flows reaching the sea from Wolf volcano, Isabela Island (Galapagos) (photo: Jinsop Barzola / Galapagos National Park)
During the evening of 27 May (local time), the lava flow entered the sea on the southeast shore of the northern part of Isabela island.
Fri, 29 May 2015, 03:57
Ash plume and pyroclastic flow from the eruption of Kuchinoerabujima this morning
A powerful vulcanian explosion occurred this morning at 11:02 am local time at the volcano. The eruption - a both vertical and partially lateral massive explosion, occurred with apparently little warning from the Shintake vent and produced large pyroclastic flows by column collapse. A tall mushroom ash plume quickly rose to approx. 12 km altitude (36,000 ft). ...more [read all]
Thu, 28 May 2015, 21:00
Telica's eruption seen by the INETER webcam
Telica (Nicaragua): (28 May) After a week of calm, a new phase of explosive activity occurred yesterday at the volcano, beginning with a moderately large explosion at 12:02 local time. An ash plume rose approx. 3 km above the summit: ...more [read all]
Thu, 28 May 2015, 01:52
Telica's eruption seen by the INETER webcam
After a week of calm, a new phase of explosive activity occurred yesterday at the volcano, beginning with a moderately large explosion at 12:02 local time. An ash plume rose approx. 3 km above the summit: ...more [read all]
Thu, 28 May 2015, 01:25
Steam (and ash?) plume from Nevado del Ruiz yesterday
Unrest continues at the volcano. Strong steam emissions, sometimes mixed with light ash continue, accompanied by elevated seismic activity inside the volcano. ...more [read all]

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