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Recent Bulletin Reports

  • Reventador  |  Daily explosions and ash plumes with incandescent block avalanches during August 2021-January 2022
  • Lewotolok  |  Strombolian activity persisted with ash plumes during August 2021-January 2022
  • Sangeang Api  |  Small ash plume on 17 February 2022
  • Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai  |  Surtseyan explosions with eruption plumes during 14-15 January 2022
  • Etna  |  Strombolian activity, ash emissions to 10 km altitude, and lava flows at SEC through January 2022
  • La Palma  |  Phreatomagmatic and Strombolian activity, lava effusion, and ash plumes through mid-December 2021
  • Dukono  |  Continuing ash emissions, SO2 plumes, and thermal signals through March 2022
  • Fuego  |  Lava flows and pyroclastic flows affect multiple ravines in late September 2021
  • Ambae  |  Explosions on 5 December 2021
  • Saunders  |  Intermittent thermal anomalies and some gas-and-steam emissions during June 2020-January 2022
  • Aira  |  Minor ash emissions July-December 2021
  • Merapi  |  Dome growth, pyroclastic flows, lava avalanches, and ash emissions through February 2022
  • San Cristobal  |  Explosions and ash plumes during December 2021

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8 June 2022 Database updated (4.11.0). Completed review of 2021 eruptions. Current eruptions updated through 5 June 2022. General updates to volcano data.

24 March 2022 Database updated (4.10.6). Current eruptions updated through 17 March 2022. General updates to volcano data.

31 January 2022 Database updated (4.10.5). Current eruptions updated through 27 January 2022. General updates to volcano data.

14 December 2021 Database updated (4.10.4). Current eruptions updated through 9 December 2021. General updates to volcano data.

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