An explosive eruption occurred at Calbuco volcano, Chile on 22 April 2015. About 1500 residents were evacuated from the nearby town of Ensenada.
Satellite images confirm renewed eruptions at Barren Island volcano, India, commencing 18 March 2015. More on Barren Island Volcano… … Continue reading →
A magnitude 7.6 earthquake hit 70 km southeast of Rabaul volcano, Papua New Guinea on 30th March 2015. The earthquake focus was shallow at a depth of 33 km. Earthquake of this magnitude are able to disrupt volcanic systems. Nearby … Continue reading →
Volcanic earthquakes increased at Lewotobi volcano, Indonesia, on 13th March 2015. On 17th March 2015 the alert level was raised from normal to waspada (level 2). A 1 km radius exclusion zone was placed around the crater. More on Lewotobi … Continue reading →
A large explosive eruption occurred at Villarrica volcano, Chile on 3 March 2015. The eruption produced a tall lava fountain and sent ash 30,000 ft altitude. More on Villarrica volcano… … Continue reading →
Scientists in Iceland say the eruption of Bardarbunga volcano, Iceland is finished after 6 months of activity. More on Bardarbunga volcano… … Continue reading →
On 23 February 2015 a sulphur dioxide plume from Ambrym volcano extended 800 km from northern Vanuatu to New Caledonia. Satellite images indicated the eruption location was southwest of Lewolembwi crater inside the caldera. The magnitude 6.4 earthquake which preceded the … Continue reading →