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Sunday, Jun 27, 2010
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Saturday, Jun 26, 2010
Kliuchevsky volcano is showing regular strombolian activity, with jets of incandescent lava and ash clouds reaching several hundreds meters, as shown on recently published photos on the KVERT website.
Thursday, Jun 24, 2010
The lava dome on Montserrat is again growing. The latest USGS/GVP activity report summarizes the recent activity: "MVO reported that pyroclastic flows from the Soufrière Hills lava dome occurred during 11-18 June. One of the largest pyroclastic flows traveled W down Gages Valley; others originated from within the collapse scar. A thermal camera showed several hot areas on the lava dome, likely exposed from rockfall and pyroclastic flow activity. On 28 June a small lahar descended the Belham Valley, to the NW. The Hazard Level remained at 3."
The remote Gaua volcano remains very active. Wellington VAAC monitors ash plumes often rising to 3 km (10,1000 ft) a.s.l.
Based on reports by the VAAC Darwin, Batu Tara volcano in the Sunda Sea continues to produce occasional ash eruptions reaching 2-3 km a.s.l.
Tuesday, Jun 15, 2010
Gorely volcano on the Kamchatka Peninsula in Russia seems to have erupted on or before 12 June 2010, after more than 20 years since its last activity. According to The Voice of Russia, the eruption produced an ash plume streching over 100 km and caused disruption of regional air traffic.
Sunday, Jun 13, 2010
Since yesterday, the intensity and frequency of explosions as well as seismicity from Tungurahua volcano has been decreasing, the Geophysical Insitute of Ecuador reports.
Saturday, Jun 12, 2010
Impressive strombolian and vulcanian activity continues at Batu Tara island. On June 10, 2010, an explosion produced an ash cloud rising to 8,000 ft (ca. 3 km). ...more
A volcanic eruption from Karymski volcano in Kamchatka produced an ash plume rising to 20000 ft (ca. 6.5 km) elevation on 11 June, as the VAAC Tokyo reports.
Friday, Jun 11, 2010
We're in the progress of making improvements and updates to the design and some internal functionality of our website. For a while, some features might still look odd, but we're working hard on it. ...more [read all]

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