Volcanic activity worldwide 31 Aug 2014: Bardarbunga volcano, Tungurahua, Sakurajima, Nishino-shima,...
Sun, 31 Aug 2014, 17:03
Bardarbunga (Iceland): According to local news, the lava flows have already reached more than 3 km distance from the fissure vent. The eruption is much stronger than the previous one on Friday, with up to 10 times lava output. ...more [read all]
Sat, 30 Aug 2014, 21:00
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): (30 Aug) The effusive eruption continues with little changes and no signs of ending soon. The effusion rate is fluctuating, but elevated and the vent feeds two flows that travel down the Sciara in two channels. ...more [read all]
Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 21:00
Bardarbunga (Iceland): Two aerial pictures released by the Icelandic Civil Protection showing the eruptive fissure, the spatter ramparts that formed there as well as the new lava flows. ...more [read all]
Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 21:00
Bardarbunga (Iceland): No significant changes have occurred today. ...more [read all]
Volcanic activity worldwide 27 Aug 2014: Stromboli volcano, Bardarbunga, Kilauea, Sabancaya, Fuego, ...
Wed, 27 Aug 2014, 17:05
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): The lava flow in the new channel at the eastern side of the Sciara del Fuoco remains well alimented. After a calmer weak, it is now again reaching the sea, at least intermittently. ...more [read all]
Tue, 26 Aug 2014, 21:00
View onto the upper part of the lava flow early on the 10th of August, showing the trajectory of the lava from the vent down onto and across the plateau before it flows down the Sciara del Fuoco. Only the vent at the origin and the overflow from the plateau are visible from the 400 m webcams.
Mon, 25 Aug 2014, 21:02
Map indicating all earthquakes that occured since 16 August, showing their spatial migration in the last 10 days (red = today)
Sun, 24 Aug 2014, 14:51
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): The lava flow continues to be active, but the effusion rate has been more and more unstable and fluctuates a lot. This results in lava flows taking different (often overlapping) paths on the upper portion of the Sciara del Fuoco. ...more [read all]
Sat, 23 Aug 2014, 21:00
Bárdarbunga (Iceland): Even if Bárðarbunga's eruption continues and breaks the ice, allowing explosions between magma and water/ice to eject significant amounts of ash, most experts agree that a scenario like the Eyjafjallajökull back in 2010 is unlikely to repeat itself. ...more [read all]
Fri, 22 Aug 2014, 21:00
Fuego (Guatemala): Explosive activity has been relatively high recently. Individual eruptions have been producing ash plumes that rose to up to 1 km and incandescent material was seen rising 150-200 m above the crater. ...more [read all]