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Worldwide Volcano News and Updates:

Sat, 30 Apr 2016, 21:00
Seismic recording at Ruapehu volcano today (Far West station / Geonet)
Ruapehu (North Island): (30 Apr) An earthquake swarm has been occurring at the volcano since 26 April. ...more [read all]
Sat, 30 Apr 2016, 05:42
Seismic recording at Ruapehu volcano today (Far West station / Geonet)
An earthquake swarm has been occurring at the volcano since 26 April. ...more [read all]
Sat, 30 Apr 2016, 05:30
The Alaska volcano observatory lowered the alert level to yellow, after no more activity has been observed at the volcano since the small explosion on 16 April. ...more [read all]
Thu, 28 Apr 2016, 12:05
Geonet's instruments inside White Island covered with ash from the eruption on 27 April 2016 (image: Geonet)
A small phreatic explosion occurred inside the main crater of the volcano on the evening of 27 April around 21:50 local time, Geonet reported. The volcanic alert level was raised to 3 and aviation color code to Orange. ...more [read all]
Wed, 27 Apr 2016, 22:00
Kliuchevskoi (Kamchatka): As had been previously suggested, the volcano's most recent eruptive phase had become both effusive and explosive: in addition to ash-generating strombolian explosions from the summit vent, a new, but short-lived lava flow appeared during 23 or 24 April and descended approx. 800 m on the south-eastern flank of the volcano (along the Apakhonchich ravine). ...more [read all]
Wed, 27 Apr 2016, 21:23
As had been previously suggested, the volcano's most recent eruptive phase had become both effusive and explosive: in addition to ash-generating strombolian explosions from the summit vent, a new, but short-lived lava flow appeared during 23 or 24 April and descended approx. 800 m on the south-eastern flank of the volcano (along the Apakhonchich ravine). ...more [read all]
Sun, 24 Apr 2016, 21:00
Klyuchevskoi volcano this morning with what is likely a new lava flow (KVERT webcam)
Kliuchevskoi (Kamchatka): The activity of the volcano has intensified, in particular during the past 24-36 hours. KVERT reported that strong strombolian explosions produced an ash plume that rose to 8-9 km altitude that drifted more than 400 km to the SW. ...more [read all]
Sun, 24 Apr 2016, 17:11
Klyuchevskoi volcano this morning with what is likely a new lava flow (KVERT webcam)
The activity of the volcano has intensified, in particular during the past 24-36 hours. KVERT reported that strong strombolian explosions produced an ash plume that rose to 8-9 km altitude that drifted more than 400 km to the SW. ...more [read all]
Sun, 24 Apr 2016, 16:59
Explosion from Sinabung last Friday
The volcano's current and long-lasting eruption (now well in its 3rd year) continues essentially unchanged: viscous lava slowly rises into the summit crater, building up a complex dome that over-spills as sticky lobes onto sections of the upper outer slopes on the southeastern side. ...more
Sun, 24 Apr 2016, 16:45
Ash plume from San Cristobal's eruption last Friday (INETER)
The volcano had a series of new explosive eruptions on Friday, producing ash plumes that rose up to approx. 2 km above the summit crater, drifted south and caused moderate ash fall in areas up to 10-15 km south and southeast of the volcano, including Las Brisas, Santa Narcisa, and Chichigalpa town. ...more [read all]

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