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Volcanoes

New Activities (16 Apr 2014)

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

  • Popocatépetl (Mexico)
    CENAPRED reported that during 8-15 April seismicity at Popocatépetl indicated continuing emissions of water vapor, gas, and occasional small amounts ... More
  • Reventador (Ecuador)
    IG reported that activity at Reventador remained high on 9-15 April; numerous explosions were detected each day. Steam-and-ash plumes rose less than ... More
  • Shishaldin (All)
    AVO reported that elevated surface temperatures over Shishaldin's summit area were detected in satellite images on most days during 9-15 April; cloud... More
  • Tungurahua (Ecuador)
    IG reported that on 9 April incandescent blocks ejected by Strombolian activity at Tungurahua rolled down the flanks as far as 3 km. An ash plume ros... More
  • Ubinas (All)
    IGP's Observatorio Volcanologico de Arequipa (IGP-OVA) and Observatorio Vulcanológico del INGEMMET (OVI) reported that during 9-14 April seismicity a... More

Ongoing (16 Apr 2014)

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

  • Chirinkotan (All)
    SVERT reported that satellite images of Chirinkotan showed gas-and-steam emissions on 9 April drifting more than 50 km SE. Cloud cover obscured views... More
  • Chirpoi (All)
    SVERT reported that on 13 April satellite images over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, detected steam-and-gas emissions. Cloud cover obscured views on the... More
  • Dukono (Indonesia)
    Based on analyses of satellite imagery and wind data, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 10-13 and 15 April ash plumes from Dukono rose to altitude... More
  • Fuego (Guatemala)
    INSIVUMEH reported that during 9-10 April seismic activity at Fuego increased, along with the number and magnitude of explosions. Ash plumes rose 850... More

Statistics

  • This month
    Nr. of new activities:
    19
  • This year
    Nr. of new activities:
    81

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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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Indonesia
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