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Latest volcano news:
Incandescent rockfalls from Shiveluch's active lava dome this evening
Friday, Jan 29, 2016
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Activity at the volcano seems to be increasing again. Constant glow and incandescent rockfalls at the active lava dome are visible on webcam imagery. ... [more]
Popocatépetl's active dome filling the inner crater as seen on 27 Jan 2016 (image: CENAPRED)
The volcano's lava dome has filled the inner crater, CENAPRED observed during an overflight on 27 January. The high level of the dome explains the relatively strong glow visible at night. ... [more]
Incandescent rockfalls from Shiveluch's active lava dome this evening
Activity at the volcano seems to be increasing again. Constant glow and incandescent rockfalls at the active lava dome are visible on webcam imagery. ... [more]
Vulcanian explosion at Colima this morning
Intermittent explosions of varying size continue, producing ash plumes that rise 1-3 km above the volcano. [more]
Thursday, Jan 28, 2016
Karymsky (Kamchatka): The typically intermittent explosive activity at the volcano has been elevated during the past days. Several ash plumes up to altitudes of up to 22,000 ft (7 km) have been reported by Tokyo VAAC during the past days. ... [more]
The high level of Erta Ale´s lava lake 21 November 2015
Our local expedition leader informed us about increased volcano-tectonic activity along the Ethiopian part of the East African rift: a new lava overflow at Erta Ale and a 4.2M earthquake near Corbetti caldera. ... [more]
The volcano continues to produce near-continuous ash emissions from its crater, that generate plumes drifting up to 100-150 km in various directions. [more]
The typically intermittent explosive activity at the volcano has been elevated during the past days. Several ash plumes up to altitudes of up to 22,000 ft (7 km) have been reported by Tokyo VAAC during the past days. [more]
Nishimashima island seen from the air on 19 Jan 2016 (Japan Coast Guard)
Tuesday, Jan 26, 2016
Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan): An aerial survey on 19 Jan showed that no activity occurred recently. The eruption can now be regarded as over. ... [more]

What's erupting? List & map of currently active volcanoes

Europe and Atlantic Ocean:
Iceland:
Africa and Indian Ocean:
Indonesia:
  • Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia)
  • Dukono (Halmahera, Indonesia)
  • Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia)
  • Semeru (East Java, Indonesia)
  • Bromo (East Java, Indonesia)
  • Batu Tara (Sunda Islands, Indonesia)
  • Karangetang (Siau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia)
  • Soputan (North Sulawesi, Indonesia)
  • Egon (Flores, Indonesia)
  • Sirung (Pantar Island, Indonesia )
  • Sangeang Api (Indonesia)
  • Raung (East Java, Indonesia)
  • Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia)
  • Papandayan (West Java, Indonesia)
  • Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia)
  • Slamet (Central Java, Indonesia)
  • Kerinci (Sumatra, Indonesia)
  • Awu (North Sulawesi & Sangihe Islands, Indonesia)
  • Ruang (North Sulawesi & Sangihe Islands, Indonesia)
  • Gamkonora (Halmahera, Indonesia)
  • Lokon-Empung (North Sulawesi, Indonesia)
  • Gamalama (Halmahera, Indonesia)
  • Ebulobo (Flores, Indonesia)
  • Lewotobi (Flores, Indonesia)
  • Rinjani (Lombok, Indonesia)
  • Paluweh (off Flores Island, Indonesia)
  • Tambora (Sumbawa, Indonesia)
  • Ijen (East Java, Indonesia)
  • Tangkubanparahu (West Java, Indonesia)
  • Dempo (Sumatra, Indonesia)
  • Marapi (Western Sumatra, Indonesia)
Aleutians, Alaska and North America:
Central America and Carribean:
South America:
Other regions:
  • Erebus (Antarctica)
  • Michael (United Kingdom, South Sandwich Is)
  • Siple (Marie Byrd Land, Western Antarctica)
  • Zavodovski (South Sandwich Islands (UK))
Pacific Ocean:
Ring of Fire (Kurile Islands to Philippines):
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