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Sun, 31 May 2015, 21:00
Aerial image of the harbour area of Kuchinoerabujima island hit by the pyroclastic flow (JMA)
Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): (31 May) So far, the volcano has remained calm so far, although a new explosion remains a possibility and the highest alert level 5 (evacuation) remains in place. ...more [read all]
Fri, 29 May 2015, 21:00
Ash plumes from Kuchinoerabu-jima and Sakura-jima volcanoes today (MODIS Terra / NASA)
Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): (29 May) Two people have been reported injured, presumably burnt by pyroclastic surge, and were flown to a hospital in Yakushima island. ...more [read all]
Thu, 28 May 2015, 21:00
Telica's eruption seen by the INETER webcam
Telica (Nicaragua): (28 May) After a week of calm, a new phase of explosive activity occurred yesterday at the volcano, beginning with a moderately large explosion at 12:02 local time. An ash plume rose approx. 3 km above the summit: ...more [read all]
Wed, 27 May 2015, 21:00
Image of the eruption 26 May evening (image: Xavier Garcia / Parque Nacional Galapagos / facebook)
Wolf (Galápagos Islands, Ecuador): (26 May) As of yesterday evening, the eruption has decreased a lot in intensity. Lava fountaining at the 1 km fissure vent had essentially stopped. The lava flows, still far from the sea, were only weakly alimentated and advancing slowly. ...more [read all]
Mon, 25 May 2015, 21:00
Ash plumes from Wolf volcano (VAAC Washington)
Wolf (Galápagos Islands, Ecuador): A large eruption might have started at the largest volcano of the Galapagos Islands - Volcán Wolf on the northern end of the archipelago's biggest island Isabela. ...more [read all]
Sun, 24 May 2015, 12:29
Small pyroclastic flow at Sinabung 21 May (photo: Leo Kennedy Adam / twitter)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): KVERT reported that during 8-15 May lava-dome extrusion onto Sheveluch’s N flank was accompanied by incandescence, hot block avalanches, and fumarolic activity. ...more [read all]
Sat, 23 May 2015, 21:00
Bulusan (Luzon Island, Philippines): (23 May) During 13-15 and 17-19 May PHIVOLCS reported that six or fewer volcanic earthquakes were recorded at Bulusan. Weak steam emissions were occasionally observed rising from the SW vent and from a vent on the upper NW flank; plumes drifted SW, WNW, or drifted downslope. ...more [read all]
Fri, 22 May 2015, 16:22
Deformation at Hakone volcano (Owakudani valley in circle) during 7-21 May based on interference SAR data (GSI)
Aso (Kyushu): Overall, activity has decreased and incandescence has not been seen during the past nights. The current activity is dominated by strong steam and gas emissions from crater 1 and, to a lesser degree, from crater 2 in the northern end of Nakadake crater complex. ...more [read all]
Wed, 20 May 2015, 21:00
Strong eruption from Sakurajima at 17:32 local time on 17 May, welcoming us on arrival
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): (20 May) After a very busy 17 May, with several strong explosions sending ash plumes to up to 16,000 ft (4.5 km) altitude, the volcano has been relatively calm during 18 and most of 19 May. ...more [read all]
Mon, 18 May 2015, 21:00
The lava lake today (USGS thermal webcam)
Batu Tara (Sunda Islands, Indonesia): Explosions (strombolian to small vulcanian style) continue at the volcano, sometimes strong enough to produce ash plumes visible on satellite images. ...more [read all]

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