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Fri, 31 Jul 2015, 21:00
Ash plume from Manam volcano (Himawari-8 True Color imagery)
Manam (Papua New Guinea): A large explosive eruption occurred at the volcano today. The event produced an ash column that rose to approx. 65,000 ft (20 km) altitude and started to drift SW. ...more [read all]
Thu, 30 Jul 2015, 21:00
Piton de la Fournaise (La Réunion): A new eruption might be under way at the volcano. Since last weekend, seismic activity from a source at 1-2 km depth beneath Dolomieu crater has been increasing. In addition, increased degassing and inflation of the Dolomieu crater have been detected, both likely signs of a new magma intrusion at shallow depth. ...more [read all]
Tue, 28 Jul 2015, 10:31
Recent earthquakes under Meakan volcano (JMA)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): An ash plume from an explosion produced an ash plume that rose to 14,000 ft (4.2 km) altitude and drifted north this morning. The volcano continues to produce intermittent strombolian- to vulcanian-type explosive eruptions. ...more [read all]
Mon, 27 Jul 2015, 21:00
Pyroclastic flow at Sinabung volcano today at 12:22
Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): (27 Jul) Activity has remained essentially unchanged. Effusion of viscous lava continues at slow pace to feed the lava dome with two active lobes on the SE and E upper flanks. At 12:22 local time today, a small part of the eastern lobe collapsed into a medium-sized pyroclastic flow that traveled approx. 2.5 km towards the outskirts of the (already evacuated and destroyed) villages of Bekerah and Simacem. ...more [read all]
Sun, 26 Jul 2015, 21:00
Incandescence from the two lava lobes of Sinabung and a rockfall at night (25 July)
Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): During the past 2,3 days, the volcano has been relatively calm and not produced pyroclastic flows, only small rockfalls from two lava lobes, a smaller and a much larger one, overspilling to the SE and ENE, respectively ...more [read all]
Fri, 24 Jul 2015, 21:00
Ash plume from Sinabung's pyroclastic flow yesterday morning (photo: Mbah Lëwå / facebook)
Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): A moderately large pyroclastic flow occurred yesterday morning, reaching 3 km length on the SE side and producing a 1.5 km ash plume. ...more [read all]
Wed, 22 Jul 2015, 14:33
Ash plume from Raung today (BNPB)
Chirinkotan (Northern Kuriles): Ash emissions from small explosions at the volcano were detected on satellite imagery last Monday (20 July). The ash plumes rose to estimated 12,000 ft (4 km) altitude and drifted SE. ...more [read all]
Tue, 21 Jul 2015, 21:00
Cleveland (Aleutian Islands, Alaska): AVO detected an explosion at Cleveland Volcano in both infrasound (air pressure) and seismic data this morning at 08:17 AKDT (16:17 UTC). ...more [read all]
Fri, 17 Jul 2015, 21:00
Archive photograph showing explosive activity of Colima volcano in February 2015, with the city lights of Colima in the background.
Gamalama (Halmahera): (16 Jul) A phreatic explosion occurred yesterday (16 July) at 10 am local time, producing an ash plume that rose 1500 m. Ternate's airport was temporarily closed following the eruption. ...more [read all]
Thu, 16 Jul 2015, 21:00
Colima last night with the active lava flow on the southern side
Colima (Western Mexico): (15 Jul) Activity at the volcano has been relatively calm. No more significant explosions nor pyroclastic flows were observed during the past 24 hours, but the lava flow on the southern side continues to advance slowly, accompanied by occasional smaller and larger incandescent rockfalls. ...more [read all]

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