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Volcanoes

New Activities (28 Jan 2015)

Volcanoes information have been extracted from Smithsonian Institution - Global Volcanism Program.

  • Colima (All)
    Based on news articles, an explosion at 0713 on 21 January generated an ash plume that rose 4 km and drifted E. Ashfall was reported in Huescalpa (25... More
  • Karymsky (Russia)
    KVERT reported that during 16-23 January a moderate eruption at Karymsky continued. Satellite images showed a thermal anomaly over the volcano during... More
  • Sangay (Ecuador)
    Based on a pilot observation, the Washington VAAC reported that on 25 January an ash plume from Sangay rose to an altitude of 7.3 km (24,000 ft) a.s.... More
  • Soputan (Indonesia)
    Based on analyses of satellite imagery and wind data, the Darwin VAAC reported that on 21 January an ash plume from Soputan rose to an altitude of 3.... More

Ongoing (28 Jan 2015)

Volcanoes information have been extracted from Smithsonian Institution - Global Volcanism Program.

  • Bagana (All)
    Based on analyses of satellite imagery and wind data, the Darwin VAAC reported that on 21 January ash plumes from Bagana rose to an altitude of 3.7 k... More
  • Chirpoi (All)
    SVERT reported that satellite images over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, showed a thermal anomaly during 20-21 and 25 January. Cloud cover obscured view... More
  • Dukono (Indonesia)
    Based on analyses of satellite imagery and wind data, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 21-22 and 26 January ash plumes from Dukono rose to an alt... More
  • Shishaldin (All)
    AVO reported that on 21 January webcam images taken in partly cloudy conditions at Shishaldin possibly showed a dusting of fresh ash on the snowy upp... More
  • Sinarka (All)
    SVERT reported that activity at Sinarka was not detected during January; on 26 January the Aviation Color Code was lowered to Green. ... More
  • Zhupanovsky (All)
    KVERT reported that a moderate explosive eruption at Zhupanovsky continued during 16-23 January. Satellite images detected a thermal anomaly over the... More

Statistics

  • This month
    Nr. of new activities:
    27
  • This year
    Nr. of new activities:
    27

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12 Mar 2013
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31 May 2012
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Colombia
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08 May 2012
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Mexico
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16 Feb 2012
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