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New Activities (24 Jun 2015)

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

  • Bulusan (Philippines)
    PHIVOLCS reported that the seismic network at Bulusan recorded an explosion-type event that lasted for two minutes on 18 June; dense clouds obscured ... More
  • Cleveland (United States)
    On 19 June AVO reported renewed unrest at Cleveland the previous week, characterized by elevated surface temperatures detected in satellite images an... More
  • Sinabung (All)
    BNPB reported that activity at Sinabung remained high. On 17 June there were 120 avalanches, four pyroclastic flows that traveled 2-3 km ESE and S, a... More

Ongoing (24 Jun 2015)

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

  • Colima (All)
    Based on webcam views, the Washington VAAC reported an explosion at Colima on 18 June that ejected lava onto the flanks and possibly produced an ash ... More
  • Karymsky (Russia)
    KVERT reported that explosive activity at Karymsky likely continued during 12-19 June; weather clouds obscured views of the volcano. The Aviation Col... 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 17-23 June. The ... More
  • Lokon-Empung (All)
    PVMBG reported that during 10-17 June observers at the Lokon Observation Post in Kakaskasen Tomohon, North Sulawesi (4 km from the crater) reported t... More
  • Manam (Papua New Guinea)
    Based on observations of satellite imagery and wind data analyses, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 21-23 June ash plumes from Manam drifted over... More
  • Pacaya (Guatemala)
    INSIVUMEH reported a gradual increase of tremor amplitude at Pacaya during 17-18 June. Observers noted that small ash ejections from Mackenney cone w... More
  • Shishaldin (All)
    AVO reported that seismicity at Shishaldin continued to be elevated over background levels 17-23 June, indicating that low-level eruptive activity co... More
  • Soputan (Indonesia)
    PVMBG reported that during 10-17 June white plumes were observed rising as high as 500 m above Soputan even though inclement weather sometimes obscur... More
  • Ubinas (All)
    Instituto Geofísico del Perú (IGP) Observatorio Volcanológico del Sur (OVS) reported that during 17-22 June the occurrence of long-period earthquakes... More
  • Zhupanovsky (All)
    KVERT reported that explosive activity at Zhupanovsky continued during 12-19 June. Weak steam-and-gas activity was observed on 14 June. Satellite ima... More

Statistics

  • This month
    Nr. of new activities:
    31
  • This year
    Nr. of new activities:
    160

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12 Mar 2013
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08 May 2012
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Mexico
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16 Feb 2012
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