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#Eruption

# eruption - This year 2022

Deja vu as new Iceland volcano erupts near capital
# Eruption
# Eruption

Deja vu as new Iceland volcano erupts near capital

Aug 3rd 2022, 3:31 PM 24,926 Views 13 Comments

The activity may have been caused by a magnitude 5.47 earthquake on Sunday which moved the surrounding land 16 cm northwest.

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Thousands flee as Mount Semeru volcano erupts in Indonesia
# Volcano
# Volcano

Thousands flee as Mount Semeru volcano erupts in Indonesia

Dec 4th 2021, 1:21 PM 16,040 Views 7 Comments

There were no immediate reports of casualties.

Japan's Mount Aso volcano erupts for second time this century
# Volcano
# Volcano

Japan's Mount Aso volcano erupts for second time this century

Oct 20th 2021, 7:44 AM 11,652 Views 10 Comments

The volcano sits on the so-called Pacific “Ring of Fire” where many of the planet’s eruptions are recorded.

City 'spared' as river of lava from DR Congo volcano halts
# Eruption
# Eruption

City 'spared' as river of lava from DR Congo volcano halts

May 23rd 2021, 12:33 PM 16,013 Views 2 Comments

Mount Nyiragongo erupted last night for the first time since 2002.

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Death toll rises to 8 in New Zealand volcano disaster
# White Island
# White Island

Death toll rises to 8 in New Zealand volcano disaster

Updated Dec 11th 2019, 9:42 PM 18,136 Views 6 Comments

Monitoring agency GeoNet said further eruptions on White Island were ‘likely’.

Irish woman included on list of survivors in New Zealand volcanic eruption
# White Island
# White Island

Irish woman included on list of survivors in New Zealand volcanic eruption

Dec 10th 2019, 3:05 PM 32,622 Views 9 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs said it was aware of the case.

New Zealand police launch investigation into volcano tragedy
# White Island
# White Island

New Zealand police launch investigation into volcano tragedy

Dec 10th 2019, 6:52 AM 21,102 Views 6 Comments

Questions have emerged over why tour groups were allowed into the volcano zone.

Flights redirected as Indonesia hikes alert level for volcano that sparked tsunami
# Anak Krakatoa
# Anak Krakatoa

Flights redirected as Indonesia hikes alert level for volcano that sparked tsunami

Dec 27th 2018, 8:39 AM 7,339 Views 4 Comments

A spokesperson for the national disaster agency said there is a danger of more eruptions.

Volcano erupts on same Indonesian island as earlier fatal earthquake
# Eruption
# Eruption

Volcano erupts on same Indonesian island as earlier fatal earthquake

Oct 3rd 2018, 8:22 AM 18,097 Views 20 Comments

A government volcanologist said it’s possible the eruption was accelerated by the 7.5 magnitude earthquake in Central Sulawesi on Friday.

At least 75 killed and 200 missing after volcano erupts in Guatemala
# Eruption
# Eruption

At least 75 killed and 200 missing after volcano erupts in Guatemala

Jun 6th 2018, 7:03 AM 6,191 Views 0 Comments

Authorities said more than 1.7 million people had been affected by the disaster.

Volcano in southern Japan erupts for first time in 250 years
# Mount Io
# Mount Io

Volcano in southern Japan erupts for first time in 250 years

Apr 19th 2018, 4:29 PM 11,236 Views 16 Comments

The eruption occurred a few kilometres away from Shinmoedake, which featured in the 1967 James Bond film “You Only Live Twice” .

Over 56,000 people forced to flee as major volcanic eruption continues in the Philippines
# Eruption
# Eruption

Over 56,000 people forced to flee as major volcanic eruption continues in the Philippines

Jan 24th 2018, 10:06 AM 12,968 Views 18 Comments

The Mayon volcano began erupting two weeks ago.

Bali volcano alert: Government advising Irish citizens as thousands flee homes
# Mount Agung
# Mount Agung

Bali volcano alert: Government advising Irish citizens as thousands flee homes

Nov 27th 2017, 4:54 PM 24,424 Views 16 Comments

Mount Agung has been spewing ash for a number of days.

Disruptions to international flights after Bali volcano erupts for second time this week
# Eruption
# Eruption

Disruptions to international flights after Bali volcano erupts for second time this week

Nov 26th 2017, 9:50 AM 15,103 Views 2 Comments

Mount Agung spewed smoke and ash as high as 4,000 feet this morning.

Entire population of Vanuatu island moved to safety as volcano threatens major eruption
# Ambae
# Ambae

Entire population of Vanuatu island moved to safety as volcano threatens major eruption

Sep 28th 2017, 10:37 AM 22,218 Views 19 Comments

It’s not clear when – or even if – the volcano will erupt.

Nearly 50,000 flee amid fears of Bali volcano eruption
# Mount Agung
# Mount Agung

Nearly 50,000 flee amid fears of Bali volcano eruption

Sep 25th 2017, 11:54 AM 13,105 Views 14 Comments

The last time Mount Agung erupted was in 1963.

Iceland's volcano eruption could reveal aerosols' climate change effect
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Iceland's volcano eruption could reveal aerosols' climate change effect

Jun 25th 2017, 5:00 PM 27,661 Views 19 Comments

The Icelandic volcano Holuhraun, which erupted in 2014, did not increase the amount of water in the clouds.

Tourists warned to stay away after Japan's biggest volcano blows its top
# Eruption
# Eruption

Tourists warned to stay away after Japan's biggest volcano blows its top

Sep 14th 2015, 7:19 AM 30,886 Views 11 Comments

Ash has been spewed for thousands of metres above Mount Anso.

Chile volcano erupts for first time in decades
# Emergency
# Emergency

Chile volcano erupts for first time in decades

Apr 23rd 2015, 7:30 AM 14,178 Views 9 Comments

The volcano has not erupted in 43 years.

This is the moment Mount Ontake erupted
# Japan
# Japan

This is the moment Mount Ontake erupted

Oct 1st 2014, 8:05 AM 6,664 Views 5 Comments

The death toll has reached 48 people.

First deaths confirmed following Mount Ontake eruption
# Japan
# Japan

First deaths confirmed following Mount Ontake eruption

Sep 28th 2014, 7:23 PM 9,211 Views 4 Comments

Four people out of the 31 people who had been found in cardiac arrest near the peak were confirmed dead.

More than 30 feared dead in Japan as volcano continues to erupt
# Mount Ontake
# Mount Ontake

More than 30 feared dead in Japan as volcano continues to erupt

Sep 28th 2014, 8:01 AM 8,478 Views 3 Comments

Official say 45 to 49 hikers sheltered overnight in cabins on the mountain.

Amazing video captured by Japanese hikers running for cover as volcano erupts
# Pacific Ring Of Fire
# Pacific Ring Of Fire

Amazing video captured by Japanese hikers running for cover as volcano erupts

Sep 27th 2014, 2:30 PM 15,318 Views 4 Comments

At least eleven hikers were injured when Mount Ontake started spewing ash and smoke.

Iceland volcano hit by most powerful earthquake since tremors began
# Uh Oh
# Uh Oh

Iceland volcano hit by most powerful earthquake since tremors began

Aug 26th 2014, 2:15 PM 19,195 Views 16 Comments

There is currently an orange alert in place indicating an increased potential of an eruption.

In pictures: The massive volcanic eruption that killed three in Indonesia
# Disaster
# Disaster

In pictures: The massive volcanic eruption that killed three in Indonesia

Feb 14th 2014, 10:50 PM 10,820 Views 11 Comments

The ash has blanketed eastern Javanese cities forcing seven airports to close.

Two killed, hundreds of thousands flee homes as Java volcano erupts (pictures)
# Mass Evacuation
# Mass Evacuation

Two killed, hundreds of thousands flee homes as Java volcano erupts (pictures)

Feb 14th 2014, 7:51 AM 10,720 Views 6 Comments

A man and woman in their 60s were crushed to deaths, while 200,000 people in a 10km radius have been ordered to evacuate their homes.

Victims engulfed in ash as volcano kills at least 15
# Eruption
# Eruption

Victims engulfed in ash as volcano kills at least 15

Feb 2nd 2014, 9:57 AM 13,556 Views 8 Comments

Victims were covered by scorching clouds during the eruption.

Volcano erupts 30 times in one day
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Volcano erupts 30 times in one day

Jan 5th 2014, 7:30 AM 10,661 Views 8 Comments

Around 20,000 people have been displaced as Mount Sinabung spews lava on Sumatra island.

Snoopy-shaped island forms after volcanic eruption
# Isle Of Snoop
From The Daily Edge
# Isle Of Snoop

Snoopy-shaped island forms after volcanic eruption

Dec 31st 2013, 6:00 PM 17,488 Views 26 Comments

We want to go to there.

El Salvador begins evacuations after volcano spews out gas and ash
# Eruption
# Eruption

El Salvador begins evacuations after volcano spews out gas and ash

Dec 30th 2013, 8:45 AM 9,965 Views 7 Comments

A yellow alert has been issued an investigators are looking for signs of fresh and lava.

It literally rained rocks in Italy, and here's a video
# Whole Lotta Lava
From The Daily Edge
# Whole Lotta Lava

It literally rained rocks in Italy, and here's a video

Nov 25th 2013, 7:50 AM 20,032 Views 15 Comments

Not exactly a grand soft day.

Hello, world: New island off Japan coast after volcano eruption
# Newbie
# Newbie

Hello, world: New island off Japan coast after volcano eruption

Nov 21st 2013, 10:43 AM 18,064 Views 46 Comments

The tiny islet has come into the world with quite a bang…

Photos: Clean-up begins after volcanic eruption in Japan coats city in ash
# Japan
# Japan

Photos: Clean-up begins after volcanic eruption in Japan coats city in ash

Aug 19th 2013, 2:00 PM 10,812 Views 8 Comments

The eruption yesterday spewed a plume 5,000 meters into the air.

Hundreds evacuated as Indonesia volcano continues to wreak havoc
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Hundreds evacuated as Indonesia volcano continues to wreak havoc

Aug 12th 2013, 11:27 AM 6,114 Views 6 Comments

Five people were killed when the volcano erupted at the weekend.

Mount Etna flash eruption lights up Sicilian sky
# Italy
# Italy

Mount Etna flash eruption lights up Sicilian sky

Mar 8th 2013, 7:40 AM 10,670 Views 11 Comments

Raw footage from Italy’s most active volcano this week.

Ryanair loses ECJ case on reimbursing costs for stranded passengers
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Ryanair loses ECJ case on reimbursing costs for stranded passengers

Jan 31st 2013, 11:09 AM 7,994 Views 31 Comments

The court ruling could have wide-ranging implications for air carriers and their passengers.

Photos: Thar she blows - Russian volcano erupts for first time in 36 years
# Volcano
# Volcano

Photos: Thar she blows - Russian volcano erupts for first time in 36 years

Dec 3rd 2012, 2:20 PM 8,612 Views 12 Comments

This is only the tenth time the volcano has erupted since records began in 1740.

Volcano erupts in Indonesia
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Volcano erupts in Indonesia

Oct 8th 2012, 2:20 PM 6,029 Views 1 Comment

Mount Lokon is one of the country’s most active volcanoes – eruption could be heard more than 5km away.

Erupting volcano forces Indonesian villagers to flee homes
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Erupting volcano forces Indonesian villagers to flee homes

Jul 14th 2011, 5:43 PM 165 Views 0 Comments

Mount Lokon in north Sulawesi province has a history of violent eruptions; its last major eruption in 1991 killed a Swiss hiker.

Report vindicates aviation authorities over ash cloud flight cancellations
# Ash Cloud
# Ash Cloud

Report vindicates aviation authorities over ash cloud flight cancellations

Apr 26th 2011, 3:03 PM 544 Views 0 Comments

The ash cloud from Iceland’s (still unpronounceable) Eyjafjallajökull volcano could have caused engines to fail and seriously scratched up windows.

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