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Volcanoes

New Activities (23 Sep 2014)

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

  • Mayon (All)
    PHIVOLCS reported that during 16-17 September the seismic network at Mayon recorded 38 volcanic earthquakes and 277 rockfall events. Bright incandesc... More
  • Rabaul (All)
    RVO reported that Rabaul caldera's Tavurvur cone was mostly quiet during 13-19 September. Variable amounts of white vapor and small amounts of diffus... More
  • Slamet (All)
    PVMBG reported that during 13-16 September white plumes rose 50-200 m above Slamet's crater. An explosion on 17 September produced a dense blackish-g... More

Ongoing (23 Sep 2014)

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 September an ash plume from Bagana rose to an altitude of 2... More
  • Dukono (Indonesia)
    Based on analyses of satellite imagery and wind data, the Darwin VAAC reported that on 16 and 18 September ash plumes from Dukono rose to an altitude... More
  • Kilauea (United States)
    During 17-23 September HVO reported that the circulating lava lake occasionally rose and fell in the deep pit within Kilauea's Halema'uma'u Crater. G... More
  • Lokon-Empung (All)
    PVMBG reported that during 8-14 September observers of Lokon-Empung noted white plumes rising 25-100 m above Tompaluan Crater. On 13 September three ... More
  • Reventador (Ecuador)
    IG reported that vapor plumes with a low ash content rose 1-2 km above Reventador and drifted NW and SW during 17-22 September. ... More
  • Shishaldin (All)
    AVO reported that, although cloud cover sometimes obscured views of Shishaldin during 17-22 September, seismicity indicated that a low-level eruption... More
  • Sinabung (All)
    PVMBG reported that RSAM values from Sinabung were low and stable during 12-20 September. Earthquake signals indicating lava-dome instability were re... More
  • Tungurahua (Ecuador)
    IG reported that activity at Tungurahua remained at moderate-to-high levels during 17-22 September. On 18 September ash plumes rose 2 km and drifted ... More
  • Zhupanovsky (All)
    KVERT reported that an explosive eruption at Zhupanovsky continued during 12-19 September. Volcanologists in Nalychevo Valley observed short-duration... More

Statistics

  • This month
    Nr. of new activities:
    26
  • This year
    Nr. of new activities:
    174

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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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Indonesia
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