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Satellite Images: Eruption at Chikurachki

Acquired February 17, 2015

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Volcanoes Today, 21 Feb 2015: Shiveluch volcano, Sinabung

Shiveluch (Kamchatka): An eruption today produced an ash plume that rose to estimated 25,000 ft (7.5 km) altitude, detected on infrared satellite imagery (VAAC Tokyo). 234 more words

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Volcanoes Today, 20 Feb 2015: Fuego volcano, Kliuchevskoi, Colima, Sakurajima

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Kliuchevskoi (Kamchatka): The strombolian-type activity from the summit crater of the volcano continues at moderate levels, with little changes over the past week. 415 more words

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Volcanoes Today, 17 Feb 2015: Colima volcano, Villarrica, Chikurachki

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Chikurachki (Paramushir Island): Ash emissions and explosions of smaller size than the initial one on Sunday evening continue to occur. Ash plumes reported rose to 12-15,000 ft (3.6-4.5 km) altitude. 97 more words

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Volcanoes Today, 16 Feb 2015: Kliuchevskoi volcano, Popocatépetl, Shiveluch, Bardarbunga, Piton de la Fournaise, Sinabung, Aso, Chikurachki

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Bardarbunga (Central Iceland): The eruption at Holuhraun continues at similar levels as lately, the Icelandic Met Office reports in its updates. The decreasing trend, however, is becoming visible in a significant drop of the lava lake level inside the Baugur crater above the main vents, seen in the photo above. 619 more words

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Satellite Images of Plumes From Africa’s Volcanic Duo

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