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Volcanoes

New Activities (19 Nov 2014)

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

  • Kilauea (United States)
    During 12-18 November HVO reported that Kilauea?s 27 June NE-trending lava flow continued to be active. On 15 November the closest active lava to Pah... More
  • Pavlof (All)
    On 12 November AVO raised the Aviation Color Code for Pavlov to Orange and the Volcano Alert Level to Watch, citing the beginning of a new phase of e... More
  • Sinarka (All)
    SVERT reported that satellite images of Sinarka showed steam-and-gas emissions drifted 40 km E on 11 November. The next day a weak thermal anomaly wa... More
  • Turrialba (Costa Rica)
    OVSICORI-UNA reported an explosion from Turrialba that started at 1926 on 13 November which lasted about 10 minutes. Another explosion occurred at 13... More
  • Zhupanovsky (All)
    KVERT reported that moderate explosive eruptions at Zhupanovsky likely continued during 7-14 November. Satellite images detected ash plumes drifting ... More

Ongoing (19 Nov 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 weak thermal anomaly on 16 November. Cloud cover obscured views on oth... More
  • Copahue (Chile)
    The Buenos Aires VAAC reported that during 15-16 November diffuse steam-and-gas emissions from Copahue recorded by the ODVAS webcam contained a small... More
  • Dukono (Indonesia)
    Based on analyses of satellite imagery and wind data, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 16-17 November ash plumes from Dukono rose to altitudes of... More
  • Fuego (Guatemala)
    INSIVUMEH reported that during 13-18 November explosions at Fuego produced ash plumes that rose 550-750 m above the crater and drifted 10-12 km S and... More
  • Mayon (All)
    PHIVOLCS reported that during 12-18 November white plumes rose from Mayon's crater and drifted S, SSW, SW, WSW, and WNW, often downslope. As many as ... More
  • Reventador (Ecuador)
    IG reported moderate volcanic activity including explosions, long-period earthquakes, harmonic tremor, and tremor at Reventador during 12-18 November... More
  • Shishaldin (All)
    AVO reported that seismicity at Shishaldin remained elevated during 12-18 November. Elevated crater temperatures were detected in satellite images du... More
  • Sinabung (All)
    On 14 November BNPB reported that activity at Sinabung remained elevated; avalanches occurred 79 times, and pyroclastic flows generated by three of t... More

Statistics

  • This month
    Nr. of new activities:
    15
  • This year
    Nr. of new activities:
    221

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