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  • Bardarbunga
    Substantial dike eruption~45 km NE at Holuhraun begins 29 August 2014
  • Klyuchevskoy
    Two eruptive pulses: 15 August-20 December 2013 and 1 January-24 March 2015
  • Merapi
    During June 2011 to December 2014, several eruptions and elevated seismicity
  • Sinabung
    May-October 2014: Frequent eruptions, pyroclastic flows, and advancing lava-flow lobe

  • Latest Bulletin (October 2014)


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