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The present list contains all volcanoes, which have received updates (news) or Volcanic Ash Advisories (VAAC) reports during the selected (or current) year / month. It fairly well reflects which volcanoes have been most active during this time.
However, it is not the same as the number of volcanoes that have actually erupted, because it includes volcanoes that have only shown unrest (but no eruption following) or were updated for other interesting events as well. Although quite close, the data is not complete for a variety of reasons, mainly:
- Some eruptions world-wide still go unnoticed, especially in remote areas, as well as most submarine ones.
- Some volcanoes might erupt or be in near-persistent eruption without triggering VAAC reports.
- As we are a small team only, we can not provide complete cover of all eruptions occurring (contributions welcome!)
- VAAC reports are available from Nov 2012 on while our systematic collection of volcano news goes back to 2008.

Volcano statistics:

Jump to: 2008 | 2009 | 2010: Jan - Feb - Mar - Apr - May - Jun - Jul - Aug - Sep - Oct - Nov - Dec | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020 | 2021
Map of active volcanoes with reports (news or ash advisories) in 2010
MerapiCentral Java, Indonesia18n/a18
Soufriere HillsMontserrat, West Indies (UK)7n/a7
SinabungSumatra, Indonesia6n/a6
YasurTanna Island, Vanuatu5n/a5
Piton de la FournaiseLa Réunion4n/a4
StromboliEolian Islands, Italy4n/a4
KrakatauSunda Strait, Indonesia3n/a3
Erta AleDanakil depression, Ethiopia3n/a3
TurrialbaCosta Rica3n/a3
ClevelandAleutian Islands, Alaska3n/a3
KarangetangSiau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia2n/a2
Batu TaraSunda Islands, Indonesia2n/a2
ArenalCosta Rica2n/a2
EtnaSicily, Italy2n/a2
PoasCosta Rica2n/a2
BromoEast Java, Indonesia2n/a2
Ol Doinyo LengaiTanzania1n/a1
TangkubanparahuWest Java, Indonesia1n/a1
TalangSumatra, Indonesia1n/a1
SantoriniCyclades, Greece1n/a1
GorelySouthern Kamchatka1n/a1
PopocatépetlCentral Mexico1n/a1
Nevado del HuilaColombia1n/a1
ColimaWestern Mexico1n/a1
KavachiSolomon Islands1n/a1

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