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What was erupting in the year...?

There were 57 confirmed eruptions at some point during 2024 from 57 different volcanoes; 15 of those were new eruptions that started during the year. A stop date with "(continuing)" indicates that the eruption was considered to be ongoing as of the date indicated. Data is reported through the last data update (6 June 2024). Information about more recent eruptions can be found in the Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report.

Volcano Country Eruption Start Date Eruption Stop Date Max VEI
Kanlaon Philippines 2024 Jun 3 2024 Jun 4 (continuing)
Kilauea United States 2024 Jun 3 2024 Jun 3
Kerinci Indonesia 2024 May 28 2024 May 28 2
Dempo Indonesia 2024 May 27 2024 Jun 6 (continuing)
Whakaari/White Island New Zealand 2024 May 24 2024 May 25
Suoh Indonesia 2024 May 24 2024 May 24
Concepcion Nicaragua 2024 May 16 2024 May 16
Ubinas Peru 2024 May 6 2024 Jun 6 (continuing)
Ruang Indonesia 2024 Apr 16 2024 Jun 6 (continuing)
Taal Philippines 2024 Apr 12 2024 Jun 6 (continuing)
Atka Volcanic Complex United States 2024 Mar 27 2024 Mar 27
Barren Island India 2024 Mar 15 2024 May 29 (continuing)
Fernandina Ecuador 2024 Mar 2 2024 May 8 1
Ambrym Vanuatu 2024 Jan 13 2024 Jan 16
Ahyi United States 2024 Jan 1 2024 Mar 27
Lewotobi Indonesia 2023 Dec 23 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Reykjanes Iceland 2023 Dec 18 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 1
Marapi Indonesia 2023 Dec 3 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Poas Costa Rica 2023 Dec 1 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 1
Ioto Japan 2023 Oct 18 2024 Mar 16 1
Mayon Philippines 2023 Apr 27 ± 2 days 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Etna Italy 2022 Nov 27 2024 Apr 10 2
Ebeko Russia 2022 Jun 11 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Rincon de la Vieja Costa Rica 2021 Jun 28 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Great Sitkin United States 2021 May 25 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Merapi Indonesia 2020 Dec 31 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 1
Lewotolok Indonesia 2020 Nov 27 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Sangay Ecuador 2019 Mar 26 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Tinakula Solomon Islands 2018 Dec 8 (in or before) 2024 Apr 25 (continuing) 2
Nyamulagira DR Congo 2018 Apr 18 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 0
Semeru Indonesia 2017 Jun 6 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 4
Ol Doinyo Lengai Tanzania 2017 Apr 9 2024 Jun 1 (continuing) 0
Aira Japan 2017 Mar 25 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Bezymianny Russia 2016 Dec 5 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 3
Sabancaya Peru 2016 Nov 6 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 3
Langila Papua New Guinea 2015 Oct 22 (?) 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Masaya Nicaragua 2015 Oct 3 2024 May 22 (continuing) 1
Tofua Tonga 2015 Oct 2 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 0
Villarrica Chile 2014 Dec 2 ± 7 days 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 3
Nevado del Ruiz Colombia 2014 Nov 18 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Saunders United Kingdom 2014 Nov 12 2024 Apr 20 (continuing) 1
Manam Papua New Guinea 2014 Jun 29 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 4
Heard Australia 2012 Sep 5 ± 4 days 2024 May 27 (continuing) 0
Reventador Ecuador 2008 Jul 27 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Ibu Indonesia 2008 Apr 5 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 1
Popocatepetl Mexico 2005 Jan 9 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Suwanosejima Japan 2004 Oct 23 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Nyiragongo DR Congo 2002 May 17 (?) 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Fuego Guatemala 2002 Jan 4 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 3
Bagana Papua New Guinea 2000 Feb 28 (in or before) 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Sheveluch Russia 1999 Aug 15 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 4
Erebus Antarctica 1972 Dec 16 (in or before) ± 15 days 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Erta Ale Ethiopia 1967 Jul 2 (in or before) ± 182 days 2024 Apr 19 (continuing) 0
Stromboli Italy 1934 Feb 2 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 2
Dukono Indonesia 1933 Aug 13 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 3
Santa Maria Guatemala 1922 Jun 22 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 3
Yasur Vanuatu 1270 ± 110 years 2024 Jun 6 (continuing) 3

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Global Volcanism Program, 2024. [Database] Volcanoes of the World (v. 5.2.0; 6 Jun 2024). Distributed by Smithsonian Institution, compiled by Venzke, E. https://doi.org/10.5479/si.GVP.VOTW5-2024.5.2