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New Activities (22 Oct 2014)

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

  • Copahue (Chile)
    SERNAGEOMIN reported that on 15 October gray ash plumes rose 300 m above Copahue?s El Agrio Crater and four explosions were recorded. Plumes on 17 Oc... More
  • Etna (Italy)
    INGV reported that from the afternoon of 7 October through 16 October Etna's New Southeast Crater (NSEC) produced weak and intermittent explosive act... More
  • Mayon (All)
    PHIVOLCS reported that during 14-21 October white plumes rose from Mayon's crater and drifted NW, W, WSW, SW, and SE. On 14 October a seismic signal ... More
  • Sinabung (All)
    Based on webcam views and wind data models, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 15-20 October daily small eruptions from Sinabung generated ash plum... More

Ongoing (22 Oct 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 thermal anomaly during 15-16 October. Cloud cover obscured views on ot... More
  • Dukono (Indonesia)
    Based on analyses of satellite imagery and wind data, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 15-19 October ash plumes from Dukono rose to altitudes of ... More
  • Kilauea (United States)
    During 15-21 October HVO reported that the circulating lava lake occasionally rose and fell in the deep pit within Kilauea's Halema'uma'u Crater. Gas... More
  • Shishaldin (All)
    AVO reported that, although cloud cover often obscured views of Shishaldin during 15-21 October, seismicity indicated that a low-level eruption was l... More
  • Stromboli (Italy)
    On 16 October INGV reported that during the previous two months effusive activity continued at Stromboli from a vent at 650 m elevation. Lava flows t... More
  • Zhupanovsky (All)
    KVERT reported that an explosive eruption at Zhupanovsky continued during 10-17 October. Satellite images detected a thermal anomaly on the volcano d... More

Statistics

  • This month
    Nr. of new activities:
    21
  • This year
    Nr. of new activities:
    200

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