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Worldwide Volcano News and Updates:

Fri, 29 Jan 2016, 21:00
Incandescent rockfalls from Shiveluch's active lava dome this evening
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Activity at the volcano seems to be increasing again. Constant glow and incandescent rockfalls at the active lava dome are visible on webcam imagery. ...more [read all]
Fri, 29 Jan 2016, 19:08
Popocatépetl's active dome filling the inner crater as seen on 27 Jan 2016 (image: CENAPRED)
The volcano's lava dome has filled the inner crater, CENAPRED observed during an overflight on 27 January. The high level of the dome explains the relatively strong glow visible at night. ...more [read all]
Fri, 29 Jan 2016, 17:37
Incandescent rockfalls from Shiveluch's active lava dome this evening
Activity at the volcano seems to be increasing again. Constant glow and incandescent rockfalls at the active lava dome are visible on webcam imagery. ...more
Fri, 29 Jan 2016, 17:26
Vulcanian explosion at Colima this morning
Intermittent explosions of varying size continue, producing ash plumes that rise 1-3 km above the volcano.
Thu, 28 Jan 2016, 21:00
Karymsky (Kamchatka): The typically intermittent explosive activity at the volcano has been elevated during the past days. Several ash plumes up to altitudes of up to 22,000 ft (7 km) have been reported by Tokyo VAAC during the past days. ...more [read all]
Thu, 28 Jan 2016, 20:36
The high level of Erta Ale´s lava lake 21 November 2015
Our local expedition leader informed us about increased volcano-tectonic activity along the Ethiopian part of the East African rift: a new lava overflow at Erta Ale and a 4.2M earthquake near Corbetti caldera. ...more [read all]
Thu, 28 Jan 2016, 13:17
The volcano continues to produce near-continuous ash emissions from its crater, that generate plumes drifting up to 100-150 km in various directions.
Thu, 28 Jan 2016, 13:15
The typically intermittent explosive activity at the volcano has been elevated during the past days. Several ash plumes up to altitudes of up to 22,000 ft (7 km) have been reported by Tokyo VAAC during the past days.
Tue, 26 Jan 2016, 21:00
Nishimashima island seen from the air on 19 Jan 2016 (Japan Coast Guard)
Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan): An aerial survey on 19 Jan showed that no activity occurred recently. The eruption can now be regarded as over. ...more [read all]
Tue, 26 Jan 2016, 20:18
Explosion from Popocatépetl last night (CENAPRED)
No significant changes have occurred during the past weeks at the volcano. Magma is slowly rising and growing a flat dome in the inner summit crater. Trapped, pressurized gasses cause small to moderate explosions with more or less intense ash emissions from time to time, typically a few per day: ...more [read all]

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