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Sun, 30 Sep 2012, 14:47
Volcanically spoken, this has been a very calm Sunday so far with little changes to report. ...more [read all]
Sat, 29 Sep 2012, 09:32
Fuego volcano has further increased its activity. In its latest report, INSIVUMEH counted 18 eruptions during 27-28 Sep, out of which 10 were moderately sized and produced ash plume up to 1 km height, and fountains of incandescent material of up to 200 m height, which generated avalanches on the upper crater flanks. ...more [read all]
Fri, 28 Sep 2012, 09:41
Not much new volcano activity has occurred. Most volcanoes we regularly monitor have not shown significant changes. ...more [read all]
Thu, 27 Sep 2012, 09:41
A new explosion took place yesterday at Sumatra's Marapi volcano. Local media reported an ash cloud rising 1.5-2 km and that the eruption was the strongest so far in 2012. ...more [read all]
Wed, 26 Sep 2012, 09:52
A stronger than average eruption occurred at Karymski volcano in Kamchatka last night at 20:41 GMT, producing an ash cloud reaching 22,000 ft (ca. 7 km) altitude. ...more [read all]
Tue, 25 Sep 2012, 12:29
After a week of relatively low and infrequent explosions, Sakurajima volcano has stepped up its activity with 3 eruptions during the early hours of yesterday. The largest at 12:52 h local time produced an ash plume rising to 11,000 ft (3.4 km). ...more [read all]
Sun, 23 Sep 2012, 17:44
Not much has happened in the volcano world this Sunday: ...more [read all]
Sat, 22 Sep 2012, 09:57
The strong seismic swarm at the Tjörnes Fracture Zone north of Island seems to have ended. ...more [read all]
Thu, 20 Sep 2012, 17:23
During a visit to the summit crater of Etna volcano this afternoon, we could hear deep-seated explosion sounds at intervals of few minutes from the Voragine pit crater, suggesting that some activity is going on deep (several 100 m) within its conduit. Sporadic explosive activity from adjacent Bocca Buova ceased about a week ago according to the Etna mountain guides. ...more [read all]
Wed, 19 Sep 2012, 20:00
Fuego volcano, Guatemala has increased its activity again. Strong strombolian explosions generated ash plumes rising up to 1 km and ejected blocks up to 200 m above the rim. Incandescent material rolled down the flanks for 500-1000 m and shock waves accompanied the explosions. ...more [read all]

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