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Worldwide Volcano News and Updates:

Wed, 31 Aug 2016, 21:00
Map of today's active volcanoes
Bardarbunga (Central Iceland): A magnitude 3.8 earthquake followed by dozens of small aftershocks occurred yesterday at 3 km depth under the volcano's northeastern caldera rim (located under the ice cap). ...more [read all]
Wed, 31 Aug 2016, 17:12
Earthquakes under Katla during the past 7 days
Following Monday's large earthquakes, the volcano remains relatively calm seismically, with only small swarms of deep to shallow earthquakes occurring under the northern flank. According to experts, there is currently no sign of an eruption being imminent. ...more [read all]
Wed, 31 Aug 2016, 16:35
Yesterday's magnitude 3.8 quake at Bardarbunga volcano
A magnitude 3.8 earthquake followed by dozens of small aftershocks occurred yesterday at 3 km depth under the volcano's northeastern caldera rim (located under the ice cap). ...more [read all]
Mon, 29 Aug 2016, 21:00
Map of today's active volcanoes
Etna (Sicily, Italy): Over the past weeks, the volcano's activity (at Voragine and the New SE crater) has generally decreased and tremor levels are currently low. ...more [read all]
Mon, 29 Aug 2016, 20:15
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Mon, 29 Aug 2016, 15:01
The 3 lava flows on 24 July (nr 3 is the new one on the SW flank) (image: RAS webcam annotated by Culture Volcan)
The activity of the volcano, mainly effusive, remains intense. There are currently 3 active lava flows descending the steep stratovolcano: two parallel ones on the eastern-southeastern flank and a new one on the upper southwestern slope which has appeared about a week ago. ...more [read all]
Mon, 29 Aug 2016, 10:54
Bagana and its plume of gas/ash seen from Terra satellite today (NASA)
Low-level ash emissions occur at the volcano, producing a plume at estimated 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude drifting west from the volcano. ...more [read all]
Mon, 29 Aug 2016, 10:37
Ash plume from Copahue yesterday evening (SERNAGEOMIN webcam)
Strombolian activity continues in the El Agrio crater at fluctuating, generally low intensity. ...more
Mon, 29 Aug 2016, 09:43
Earthquakes under Katla volcano during the past 48 hours (image: IMO)
At least one earthquake of magnitude 4.5 occurred this morning under the volcano, the strongest recorded for Katla in recent decades. It was felt in nearby areas. ...more [read all]
Mon, 29 Aug 2016, 09:04
Steam/ash plume from Etna's Voragine this morning
Over the past weeks, the volcano's activity (at Voragine and the New SE crater) has generally decreased and tremor levels are currently low. ...more [read all]

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