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Location map of Italy's most active volcanoes (Etna, Stromboli, Vesuvius, Vulcano, Lipari, Campi Flegrei)
Location map of Italy's most active volcanoes (Etna, Stromboli, Vesuvius, Vulcano, Lipari, Campi Flegrei)

Vesuius volcano looming over the citiy of Naples and the Gulf of Naples
Vesuius volcano looming over the citiy of Naples and the Gulf of Naples
Vesuvius in eruption, August 1779. This eruption was produced a spectacular lava fountains rising several km above the summit, and devastating tephra falls northeast of the volcano. Note the large glowing bombs in the fallout! (Image from Alfano and Friedlaender, 1928, La storia del Vesuvio. Napoli: K Holm, 71p.)
Vesuvius in eruption, August 1779. This eruption was produced a spectacular lava fountains rising several km above the summit, and devastating tephra falls northeast of the volcano. Note the large glowing bombs in the fallout! (Image from Alfano and Friedlaender, 1928, La storia del Vesuvio. Napoli: K Holm, 71p.)

Vesuvius volcano

Stratovolcano 1281 m, Italy, 40.82°N / 14.43°E
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (3 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Mon, 24 Apr 22:47 UTC (GMT)
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Mon, 24 Apr
Mon, 24 Apr 02:46 UTCM 1.1 / 0.1 km - [info]Vesuvius (1 km)Napoli
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INGV
Wed, 19 Apr
Wed, 19 Apr 21:22 UTCM 1.2 / 2.2 km - [info]Vesuvius (3 km)Napoli
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INGV
Wed, 19 Apr 20:18 UTCM 2.0 / 0.1 km - [info]Vesuvius (0 km)Napoli
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INGV
Napoli harbour / not felt
 

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