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Wolf volcano (Isabela Island, Galápagos): lava flow continues to reach shore

Fri, 15 Apr 2022, 16:43
16:43 PM | BY: MARTIN
The flow front has advanced and slowly reaching the ocean entry (image: IGEPN)
The flow front has advanced and slowly reaching the ocean entry (image: IGEPN)
Hawaiian-type activity continues.
The lava continues to keep the flow active on the south-southeast slopes and slowly advancing to the Pacific ocean, currently about 200 meters off the shore (the latest data from 8 April).
According to MIROVA Detection System, a high thermal anomaly (626 MW) was detected in satellite images during the past 24 hours.
Source: Instituto Geofísico volcano activity update 15 April 2022

Previous news

Thu, 14 Apr 2022, 00:17
IG reported that the eruption at Wolf continued during 5-12 April. Minor sulfur dioxide emissions were recorded during 5-6 April. Thermal data captured and mapped on 6 April indicated that lava flows were getting closer to the coast; daily thermal alert counts, as many as around 154, indicated active and advancing lava flows during the rest of the week. ... Read all
Wed, 6 Apr 2022, 20:08
IG reported that the eruption at Wolf continued during 30 March through 5 April. Daily thermal alert counts, as many as around 145, indicated active and advancing lava flows. ... Read all
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