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Worldwide Volcano News and Updates:

Wed, 10 Feb 2016, 10:08
Explosions at the volcano have been relatively frequent recently and often intense enough to be detected on satellite imagery, monitored by Tokyo's VAAC (Volcanic Ash Advisory Center).
Wed, 10 Feb 2016, 10:06
Ash plume (its deposit on snow) from Zhupanovsky (image
Activity of the volcano has picked up again recently. Several explosions occurred during the past days at the volcano, generating ash plumes that rose to approx. 22,000 ft (7 km) altitude and drifted ESE. ...more
Wed, 10 Feb 2016, 09:00
Wed, 10 Feb 2016, 08:51
Lava fountains at Fuego this morning
A new paroxysm (the 3rd this year) is occurring at the volcano. Over the past days, strombolian and effusive activity had gradually increased into now pulsating lava fountains and well-alimented lava flows. ...more [read all]
Wed, 10 Feb 2016, 08:34
Small explosion at Sakurajima this morning
It seems that the volcano is back to its typical activity of intermittent explosions at irregular intervals mostly ranging between few hours or even days. Following the explosion on 5 Feb, several others, mostly weaker ones, have occurred during the past days. Ash plumes recorded rose to 5-10,000 ft (1.5-3 km) altitude. ...more [read all]
Mon, 8 Feb 2016, 21:00
Ash-rich strombolian eruption at Bromo yesterday
Bromo (East Java, Indonesia): The eruption continues in the form of intermittent small to moderate strombolian-type explosions and minutes-long phases of more or less vigorous ash venting alternating with strong degassing. Only few incandescent ejecta are being seen at night, but ash emissions are comparably intense and aviation color code of the volcano remains at orange. ...more [read all]
Mon, 8 Feb 2016, 12:21
Ash-rich strombolian eruption at Bromo yesterday
The eruption continues in the form of intermittent small to moderate strombolian-type explosions and minutes-long phases of more or less vigorous ash venting alternating with strong degassing. Only few incandescent ejecta are being seen at night, but ash emissions are comparably intense and aviation color code of the volcano remains at orange. ...more [read all]
Sat, 6 Feb 2016, 21:00
MODIS thermal signal from Alaid (MIROVA)
Alaid (Northern Kuriles): The ´most recent eruption of the volcano, which began in October last year, can be regarded as over and the aviation color code was lowered back to green. ...more [read all]
Sat, 6 Feb 2016, 11:42
Forecast of ash plume from Soputan's eruption this morning (VAAC Darwin)
A larger explosive-effusive eruption was reported to have occurred about two hours ago (10:15 UTC). At 11:45 UTC, Darwin VAAC issued alerts to aviation about an ash plume that had risen to estimated 23,000 ft (7 km) altitude and has been drifting NW. Aviation color code was immediately raised to RED. ...more [read all]
Sat, 6 Feb 2016, 11:38
MODIS thermal signal from Alaid (MIROVA)
The ´most recent eruption of the volcano, which began in October last year, can be regarded as over and the aviation color code was lowered back to green. ...more

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