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Volcanoes

New Activities (01 Oct 2014)

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

  • Copahue (Chile)
    On 26 September a special volcanic activity report issued by OVDAS-SERNAGEOMIN noted a seismic swarm at Copahue; between 1600 and 1900 the seismic ne... More
  • Mayon (All)
    PHIVOLCS reported that during 24-30 September the seismic network at Mayon recorded 0-9 volcanic earthquakes and 1-6 rockfall events per day. White s... More

Ongoing (01 Oct 2014)

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

  • Ambrym (Vanuatu)
    On 1 October the Vanuatu Geohazards Observatory reported a slight increase in activity from Ambrym. The Alert Level remained at 2 (on a scale of 0-4)... More
  • Dukono (Indonesia)
    Based on analyses of satellite imagery and wind data, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 24-25 September ash plumes from Dukono rose to an altitude... More
  • Kilauea (United States)
    During 23-30 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
  • Sabancaya (All)
    IGP and INGEMMET reported that during 24-30 September seismicity at Sabancaya remained elevated; long-period, volcano-tectonic, and hybrid earthquake... More
  • Shishaldin (All)
    AVO reported that, although cloud cover sometimes obscured views of Shishaldin during 24-30 September, seismicity indicated that a low-level eruption... More
  • Sinabung (All)
    According to news articles a pyroclastic flow at Sinabung traveled 2 km SE down the flanks at 1343 on 24 September. The height of a corresponding ash... More
  • Tungurahua (Ecuador)
    IG reported that during 24-30 September visual observations of Tungurahua were sometimes limited due to cloud cover. On 24 September an ash plume ros... More
  • Zhupanovsky (All)
    KVERT reported that an explosive eruption at Zhupanovsky continued during 19-26 September. Ground-based observers noted ash plumes drifting SW to Ava... More

Statistics

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