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Wed, 3 Mar 2021, 09:36
The 1883 eruption destroyed much of Krakatau Island, forming a submarine caldera. Rakata Island in the background is the truncated rim of the 1883 caldera and Anak Krakatau in the foreground is a post-caldera cone that first emerged from the sea in 1929 and has been frequently activity since (Image: Volcanological Survey of Indonesia).
Typically, volcanologists rely on information and evidence of past volcanic events to infer and predict the behaviour of future eruptions. However, a recent study by Madden-Nadeau et al. (2021), published in the Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, took this one step further and utilised a recent, devastating volcanic hazard – a tsunami triggered by volcanic collapse – to shed new light on the eruptive sequence of an event from over 100 years ago. ... read all
Sat, 20 Feb 2021, 22:57
Lava fountain from Etna's New SE crater during the paroxysm on 20-21 Feb 2021 (image: thermal webcam INGV Catania)
The 4th paroxysm within little more than 4 days is occurring at the time of this update! Starting in the evening of 20 Feb 2021, the explosive activity at the New SE crater gradually increased and developed into sustained lava fountains now approx. 300 m tall, and still rising. ... read all
Sat, 6 Mar 2021, 03:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  6 Mar 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.4), Brennisteinsfjöll (8 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 2.8), Clear Lake (25 quakes between mag 0.4-2.7), Coso (13 quakes between mag 0.1-3.3), Eldey (11 quakes between mag 0.2-2.3) ... read all
Fri, 5 Mar 2021, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  5 Mar 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.4), Atacazo (1 quake mag 2.3), Brennisteinsfjöll (10 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8), Buzzard Creek (2 quakes between mag 2.0-2.8), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.4-1.8), Coso (13 quakes between mag 0.1-3.3) ... read all

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Sun, 31 Jan 2021, 21:45
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 31 Jan 2021
Sun, 31 Jan 2021, 21:00
Map of today's active volcanoes
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): (31 Jan) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: VA AT 20210131/0535Z FL170 EXTD NW MOV 25KT REPORTED Read more... read all
Sun, 31 Jan 2021, 18:15
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 31 Jan 2021
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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 31 Jan 2021
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