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  • Manam  |  Low thermal activity during January-June 2023
  • Popocatepetl  |  Daily gas-and-ash emissions, ashfall, and explosions during April-July 2023
  • Santa Maria  |  Frequent explosions, lava flows, ash plumes, and pyroclastic flows during April-July 2023
  • Fagradalsfjall  |  New eruption consisted of lava flows and fountains during July-August 2023
  • Fuego  |  Daily explosions, ash plumes, ashfall, and pyroclastic flows during April-July 2023
  • Reventador  |  Daily explosions, gas-and-ash emissions, and block avalanches persisted during April-July 2023
  • Nevado del Ruiz  |  Intermittent gas-and-ash plumes, ashfall events, and seismicity during February-July 2023
  • Ol Doinyo Lengai  |  Continued thermal activity at the summit crater during February-July 2023
  • Cotopaxi  |  Ash emissions, ashfall, and occasional lahars during February-July 2023
  • Tofua  |  Thermal anomalies persisted in the Lofia crater during February-July 2023
  • Etna  |  Intermittent Strombolian activity, lava flows, and ash plumes during March-June 2023
  • San Cristobal  |  Strong explosion with an ash plume, pyroclastic flows, and ashfall on 5 July 2023
  • Kavachi  |  Variable yellow-green discolored water plumes continued during February-July 2023

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3 July 2024 Database updated (5.2.1). General updates to volcano data and minor database structure changes.

6 June 2024 Database updated (5.2.0). Completed review of 2023 eruptions. Current eruptions updated through 6 June 2024. General updates to volcano data.

26 April 2024 Database updated (5.1.7). Current eruptions updated through 19 April 2024. General updates to volcano data.

4 March 2024 Database updated (5.1.6). Current eruptions updated through 2 March 2024. General updates to volcano data.

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