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New Activities (27 May 2015)

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

  • Calbuco (Chile)
    OVDAS-SERNAGEOMIN reported that during 20-26 May activity at Calbuco fluctuated at low levels and continued to decline. Inclement weather prevented o... More
  • Kilauea (United States)
    HVO reported that seismicity beneath Kilauea's summit, upper East Rift Zone, and Southwest Rift Zone was at background levels during 20-26 May. The s... More
  • Telica (Nicaragua)
    On 8 May INETER reported that activity at Telica had been increasing. Earthquakes SE of the volcano and seven small-intensity explosions had been det... More
  • Wolf (All)
    According to IG the seismic station located on Fernandina Island recorded several events at Wolf (on Isabela Island) starting at 2350 on 24 May. The ... More

Ongoing (27 May 2015)

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

  • Colima (All)
    Based on satellite images, the Washington VAAC reported that on 21 May an ash plume rose from Colima to an altitude below 4.9 km (16,000 ft) a.s.l. a... More
  • Dukono (Indonesia)
    Based on analyses of satellite imagery and wind data, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 17-19 May ash plumes from Dukono rose to an altitude of 3 ... More
  • Fuego (Guatemala)
    INSIVUMEH reported that activity at Fuego remained high during 21-26 May. Explosions produced ash plumes that rose 800 m above the crater and drifted... More
  • Karymsky (Russia)
    KVERT reported that moderate activity at Karymsky likely continued during 15-22 May. Satellite images detected a thermal anomaly during 15-16 May and... More
  • Kerinci (All)
    PVMBG reported that during 1 February-21 May 2015 white plumes from Kerinci rose 50-150 m and drifted E and W. Seismicity during 1-21 May was dominat... More
  • Krakatau (Indonesia)
    PVMBG reported that during 22 April-25 May diffuse white plumes rose 25 m above Anak Krakatau, although foggy weather often prevented observations. S... More
  • Marapi (All)
    PVMBG reported that during February-25 May diffuse white plumes rose as high as 300 m above Marapi, although inclement weather often prevented observ... More
  • Papandayan (All)
    PVMBG reported that during 22 April-25 May seismicity at Papandayan was dominated by shallow volcanic earthquakes but also consisted of volcanic eart... More

Statistics

  • This month
    Nr. of new activities:
    28
  • This year
    Nr. of new activities:
    129

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