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Wed, 30 Oct 2013, 18:03
Map of recent earthquakes under Etna
Etna (Sicily, Italy): The volcano has been very calm (except degassing) since the last weak ash emissions from the New SE crater observed on Sunday. Read more... read all
Mon, 28 Oct 2013, 17:03
Etna's summit area this morning
Etna (Sicily, Italy): The New SE crater has remained quiet since yesterday, although seismic activity remains above background. Strong degassing is visible from Bocca Nuova. Read more... read all
Sun, 27 Oct 2013, 17:03
The New SE crater last night
Etna (Sicily, Italy): Tremor has remained elevated and the New SE crater continued to produce weak strombolian activity and aliment the lava flow during much of the night. At the moment (Sunday morning), it is not clear if this activity is continuing. Read more... read all
Sat, 26 Oct 2013, 17:03
Lava fountain at the New SE crater
Etna (Sicily, Italy): Following a slow gradual build-up of increasing strombolian activity at Etna's New SE crater since yesterday, a new paroxysm is now in the progress, with high lava fountains, lava flows, and a tall ash plume. Read more... read all
Fri, 25 Oct 2013, 17:03
Strrong strombolian explosion from the western vent of Stromboli (24 Oct)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): Activity has picked up during the past week. During a visit yesterday afternoon and evening, we observed frequent and often strong strombolian eruptions from the NW vent (Ginostra side), which had enlarged a lot since early this year. Read more... read all
Thu, 24 Oct 2013, 17:03
Powerful eruptionof Sakurajima on 21 Oct, producing a plume that reached 18,000 ft
Zhupanovsky (Kamchatka, Russia): A new explosive eruption started yesterday night (23 Oct). An ash plume was detected drifting at an estimated 16,000 ft (5 km) altitude and drifting ESE. At least 1 mm of ash have been deposited in the Nalychevo valley, a natural park between Zhupanovsky and Avachinsky volcanoes. Read more... read all
Wed, 23 Oct 2013, 17:03
MODIS hot spot data (past 7 days) for Ibu volcano (ModVolc, Univ. Hawaii)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): According to the local mountain guides from Magmatrek, activity has increased significantly during the past 3 days, especially at the NW vent. A group of VolcanoDiscovery has arrived on the island and will report in more detail in the following days. Read more... read all
Tue, 22 Oct 2013, 17:03
Klyuchevskoy volcano this morning (KVERT webcam)
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): The violent explosive phase of the eruption ended at 13:00 UTC on October 20. KVERT reported a decrease of the tremor from 150.4 mcm/s to 3.3 mcm/s and the cessation of ash emission that last reached 26,000 ft (8 km) altitude. Read more... read all
Sat, 19 Oct 2013, 17:03
The large ash plume from Klyuchevskoy drifting east over Kamchatka this morning (Terra satellite image)
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): Strong explosive and effusive activity continues. KVERT monitors the situation closely and issues alerts every few hours. Last evening, ash emissions again reached almost 30,000 ft (8-9 km) altitude. "The ash plume this morning has decreased in height to 21,300-24,600 ft (6.5-7 km) a.s.l. but by now, an ash plume dangerous for aviation is extending about 736 mi (1188 km) to the south-east and east of the volcano (satellite data at 0135 UTC on October 19, 2013)." Video of last night's impressive activity with lava fountains and lava flows all over the flanks of the volcano: Read more... read all
Fri, 18 Oct 2013, 13:42
Ash column rising from Klyuchevskoy volcano this morning
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): After perhaps a short decrease in activity or more likely, simply the absence of direct observations due to bad weather, the volcano continues to erupt violently with lava fountains from the summit and lava flows on the flank: Read more... read all

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