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New Activities (23 Apr 2014)

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

  • Merapi (Indonesia)
    PVMBG reported that Merapi observers at the Ngepos post noted white plumes rising 300 m above the lava dome on 15 April. Seismicity increased during ... More
  • Popocatépetl (Mexico)
    CENAPRED reported that during 15-22 April seismicity at Popocatépetl indicated continuing emissions of water vapor, gas, and occasional small amounts... More
  • Shishaldin (All)
    AVO reported that although cloud cover often prevented web-cam and satellite observations of Shishaldin's summit area during 16-22 April, weakly elev... More
  • Tungurahua (Ecuador)
    IG reported that activity at Tungurahua remained at moderate-to-high levels during 16-22 April. Although cloud cover sometimes prevented visual obser... More

Ongoing (23 Apr 2014)

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

  • Chirinkotan (All)
    SVERT reported that satellite images of Chirinkotan showed a thermal anomaly on 14, 15, and 17 April, and gas-and-steam emissions on 20 April. Cloud ... More
  • Chirpoi (All)
    SVERT reported that satellite images over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, detected a thermal anomaly on 14, 16, and 18 April. Cloud cover obscured views ... More
  • Dukono (Indonesia)
    Based on analyses of satellite imagery and wind data, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 16-19 and 21-22 April ash plumes from Dukono rose to altit... More
  • Fuego (Guatemala)
    INSIVUMEH noted in special reports that during 20-22 April explosions from Fuego generated ash plumes that rose 750 m above the crater and drifted 10... More
  • Karymsky (Russia)
    KVERT reported that Vulcanian and Strombolian activity continued at Karymsky during 11-17 April. Satellite images detected a thermal anomaly on the v... More
  • Kilauea (United States)
    During 16-22 April HVO reported that the circulating lava lake occasionally rose and fell in the deep pit within Kilauea's Halema'uma'u Crater. Gas e... More
  • Shiveluch (Russia)
    KVERT reported that during 4-11 April lava-dome extrusion onto Shiveluch?s SE flank was accompanied by ash explosions, incandescence, hot avalanches,... More
  • Sinabung (All)
    Based on webcam images, satellite images, and wind data, the Darwin VAAC reported that on 22 April an ash plume from Sinabung rose to an altitude of ... More
  • Ubinas (All)
    IGP's Observatorio Volcanologico de Arequipa (IGP-OVA) and Observatorio Vulcanológico del INGEMMET (OVI) reported that 21 moderate explosions at Ubin... More

Statistics

  • This month
    Nr. of new activities:
    23
  • This year
    Nr. of new activities:
    85

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12 Mar 2013
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Ecuador
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31 May 2012
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Colombia
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08 May 2012
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Mexico
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16 Feb 2012
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WFP
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Indonesia
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