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Volcanoes

New Activities (26 Nov 2014)

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

  • Fogo (All)
    According to news articles an eruption from Fogo's Pico cone inside the Cha Caldera began in the morning on 23 November after increased activity dete... More
  • Pavlof (All)
    AVO reported that seismic activity at Pavlof decreased during 21-22 November but continued to remain above background levels. Weakly elevated surface... More
  • Sinarka (All)
    SVERT reported that satellite images of Sinarka showed steam-and-gas emissions on 19 November. Cloud cover obscured views on the other days during 17... More

Ongoing (26 Nov 2014)

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

  • Chirpoi (All)
    SVERT reported that satellite images over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, showed a weak thermal anomaly during 17-18 November. Cloud cover obscured views... More
  • Colima (All)
    Based on a METAR notice and satellite image analyses, the Washington VAAC reported that on 21 November an ash plume from Colima rose to an altitude o... More
  • Dukono (Indonesia)
    Based on analyses of satellite imagery and wind data, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 19-25 November ash plumes from Dukono rose to an altitude ... More
  • Kilauea (United States)
    During 19-25 November HVO reported that Kilauea?s 27 June NE-trending lava flow continued to be active. A satellite image acquired on 22 November sho... More
  • Mayon (All)
    PHIVOLCS reported that during 18-25 November white plumes rose from Mayon's crater and drifted WSW, WNW, NE, and SE, often downslope. As many as six... More
  • Shishaldin (All)
    AVO reported that intermittent volcanic tremor at Shishaldin continued to be detected during 19-23 November. Elevated crater temperatures were detect... More
  • Sinabung (All)
    Based on webcam views and weather models, the Darwin VAAC reported that duirng 19-20 November eruptions from Sinabung produced ash plumes that rose t... More
  • Ubinas (All)
    According to IGP a small 64-second-long explosion at Ubinas, that started at 0741 on 23 November, produced an ash plume that rose 2.5 km above the cr... More
  • Zhupanovsky (All)
    KVERT reported that a moderate explosive eruption at Zhupanovsky likely continued during 14-21 November. Satellite images showed that the volcano was... More

Statistics

  • This month
    Nr. of new activities:
    19
  • This year
    Nr. of new activities:
    225

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