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#Volcano

# volcano - Yesterday’s News

Japan's Mount Aso volcano erupts for second time this century
# Volcano
# Volcano

Japan's Mount Aso volcano erupts for second time this century

Wed 7:44 AM 11,202 Views 10 Comments

The volcano sits on the so-called Pacific “Ring of Fire” where many of the planet’s eruptions are recorded.

# volcano - Sunday 17 October, 2021

Volcanic eruption on La Palma showing no sign of abating
# La Palma
# La Palma

Volcanic eruption on La Palma showing no sign of abating

Sun 2:00 PM 19,982 Views 4 Comments

More than 1,800 buildings, mostly homes, have already been destroyed on the Canary Island.

# volcano - Monday 11 October, 2021

Thousands locked down as La Palma volcano destroys cement plant
# Canary Islands
# Canary Islands

Thousands locked down as La Palma volcano destroys cement plant

Oct 11th 2021, 8:30 PM 24,783 Views 2 Comments

La Cumbre Vieja volcano began erupting on 19 September.

# volcano - Sunday 10 October, 2021

La Palma volcanic eruption going strong after three weeks
# Canary Islands
# Canary Islands

La Palma volcanic eruption going strong after three weeks

Oct 10th 2021, 5:46 PM 19,426 Views 12 Comments

Some 6,000 residents were evacuated after the initial eruption on the Canary Island last month.

# volcano - Thursday 7 October, 2021

Canary Island's La Palma airport shuts again due to ashfall from volcano
# Volcano
# Volcano

Canary Island's La Palma airport shuts again due to ashfall from volcano

Oct 7th 2021, 2:43 PM 8,405 Views 0 Comments

The volcano has been erupting for almost three weeks.

# volcano - Friday 1 October, 2021

New lava flow spews from La Palma volcano after weeks of eruptions
# Canary Islands
# Canary Islands

New lava flow spews from La Palma volcano after weeks of eruptions

Oct 1st 2021, 6:30 PM 20,793 Views 6 Comments

A huge magma shelf has continued to build on the Atlantic Ocean.

# volcano - Wednesday 29 September, 2021

Flights to La Palma in Canary Islands resume as volcanic lava reaches sea
# Canaries
# Canaries

Flights to La Palma in Canary Islands resume as volcanic lava reaches sea

Sep 29th 2021, 10:41 PM 17,236 Views 5 Comments

The dramatic eruption which began 10 days ago, has forced thousands out of their homes.

Lava from La Palma volcano reaches sea after 10-day journey across island
# Spain
# Spain

Lava from La Palma volcano reaches sea after 10-day journey across island

Sep 29th 2021, 11:53 AM 21,174 Views 6 Comments

Columns of steam that experts had warned could contain toxic gases shot upward when the molten rock tumbled into the Atlantic.

# volcano - Monday 27 September, 2021

Spanish volcano enters ‘lower activity’ phase
# Still Going
# Still Going

Spanish volcano enters ‘lower activity’ phase

Sep 27th 2021, 1:36 PM 8,117 Views 2 Comments

The volcano on La Palma erupted on 19 September .

# volcano - Saturday 25 September, 2021

Flights cancelled over volcanic ash cloud over La Palma
# Canary Islands
# Canary Islands

Flights cancelled over volcanic ash cloud over La Palma

Sep 25th 2021, 12:21 PM 32,929 Views 5 Comments

A volcano has been erupting on the Canary Island over the past week.

# volcano - Tuesday 21 September, 2021

Earthquakes and lava threaten La Palma in Canary Islands
# Volcano
# Volcano

Earthquakes and lava threaten La Palma in Canary Islands

Sep 21st 2021, 2:55 PM 31,335 Views 13 Comments

La Palma, with a population of some 85,000 people, has been hit by several earthquakes.

# volcano - Monday 20 September, 2021

Lava flows destroy houses in Canary Islands as people block roads to get view of eruption
# La Palma
# La Palma

Lava flows destroy houses in Canary Islands as people block roads to get view of eruption

Sep 20th 2021, 10:03 AM 41,562 Views 11 Comments

Some 20 isolated houses have been destroyed.

# volcano - Thursday 12 August, 2021

Eight feared dead as tourist helicopter crashes into lake in Russia's far east
# Kamchatka
# Kamchatka

Eight feared dead as tourist helicopter crashes into lake in Russia's far east

Aug 12th 2021, 8:12 AM 12,706 Views 4 Comments

Eight people were rescued out of 16 passengers.

# volcano - Saturday 29 May, 2021

The Congolese Government has rubbished reports of a second volcanic eruption in the country
# DR Congo
# DR Congo

The Congolese Government has rubbished reports of a second volcanic eruption in the country

Updated May 29th 2021, 2:17 PM 16,637 Views 4 Comments

The latest incident comes just a week after Mount Nyiragongo devastated the area prompting an evacuation of the city.

# volcano - Monday 24 May, 2021

20 people found dead in Congo after Africa's most active volcano erupts
# Mount Nyiragongo
# Mount Nyiragongo

20 people found dead in Congo after Africa's most active volcano erupts

Updated May 24th 2021, 3:16 PM 17,944 Views 5 Comments

More than 170 children are still feared missing after the eruption of Mount Nyiragongo on Saturday night.

# volcano - Sunday 23 May, 2021

City 'spared' as river of lava from DR Congo volcano halts
# Eruption
# Eruption

City 'spared' as river of lava from DR Congo volcano halts

May 23rd 2021, 12:33 PM 15,959 Views 2 Comments

Mount Nyiragongo erupted last night for the first time since 2002.

# volcano - Saturday 20 March, 2021

Iceland volcano erupts after laying dormant for 6,000 years
# Reykjanes Peninsula
# Reykjanes Peninsula

Iceland volcano erupts after laying dormant for 6,000 years

Mar 20th 2021, 7:40 AM 62,265 Views 34 Comments

The glow from the lava could be seen about 20 miles away from the outskirts of Reykjavik.

# volcano - Tuesday 2 March, 2021

Volcanic eruption in Indonesia spews columns of ash thousands of metres into the sky
# Mount Sinabung
# Mount Sinabung

Volcanic eruption in Indonesia spews columns of ash thousands of metres into the sky

Mar 2nd 2021, 7:21 AM 11,990 Views 4 Comments

No evacuation orders have been issued, but locals are taking no chances.

# volcano - Saturday 16 January, 2021

Highest volcano on Indonesia’s Java island spews hot clouds
# Mount Semeru
# Mount Semeru

Highest volcano on Indonesia’s Java island spews hot clouds

Jan 16th 2021, 5:41 PM 23,625 Views 16 Comments

Locals have been told to be vigilant for signs of danger.

# volcano - Saturday 21 November, 2020

Remains of ‘man and his slave’ fleeing Vesuvius eruption unearthed at Pompeii
# Pompeii
# Pompeii

Remains of ‘man and his slave’ fleeing Vesuvius eruption unearthed at Pompeii

Nov 21st 2020, 6:35 PM 47,742 Views 14 Comments

The partial skeletons were found during excavation of a villa on the outskirts of the ancient Roman city that was destroyed in 79AD.

# volcano - Sunday 21 June, 2020

Indonesia’s most active volcano spews ash and hot gas 6km into the sky
# Mount Merapi
# Mount Merapi

Indonesia’s most active volcano spews ash and hot gas 6km into the sky

Jun 21st 2020, 3:01 PM 18,111 Views 8 Comments

Several villages on the main island of Java were blanketed by clouds of ash from Mount Merapi today.

# volcano - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

Indonesia's most active volcano spews massive ash cloud 6,000m into the air
# Mount Merapi
# Mount Merapi

Indonesia's most active volcano spews massive ash cloud 6,000m into the air

Mar 3rd 2020, 9:07 AM 12,996 Views 11 Comments

Ash mixed with sand rained down on towns as far as 10km away.

# volcano - Sunday 12 January, 2020

'Explosive eruption possible' as Philippines volcano spews ash 15km into the sky
# Pacific Ring Of Fire
# Pacific Ring Of Fire

'Explosive eruption possible' as Philippines volcano spews ash 15km into the sky

Jan 12th 2020, 6:50 PM 29,011 Views 22 Comments

Thousands of people living near Taal volcano have been evacuated.

# volcano - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

New Zealand police call off search for two people missing after volcanic eruption
# White Island
# White Island

New Zealand police call off search for two people missing after volcanic eruption

Dec 24th 2019, 9:09 AM 10,146 Views 0 Comments

Authorities have recovered the bodies of 16 of the 18 people killed in the blast.

# volcano - Monday 23 December, 2019

Death toll from New Zealand volcano eruption increases to 19
# White Island
# White Island

Death toll from New Zealand volcano eruption increases to 19

Dec 23rd 2019, 9:22 AM 9,469 Views 0 Comments

Two of the victims’ bodies have not been recovered and authorities believe they were washed out to sea.

# volcano - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

New Zealand names two people still missing after volcano eruption
# White Island
# White Island

New Zealand names two people still missing after volcano eruption

Dec 17th 2019, 8:35 AM 11,598 Views 1 Comment

Harsh conditions today forced an abandonment of the search for a second straight day.

# volcano - Friday 13 December, 2019

New Zealand experts recover six bodies from toxic island after volcano eruption
# White Island
# White Island

New Zealand experts recover six bodies from toxic island after volcano eruption

Dec 13th 2019, 8:19 AM 14,675 Views 4 Comments

Volcanic gases are still venting from the crater, and scientists have said another eruption is possible.

# volcano - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Bodies set to be recovered from New Zealand volcano site tomorrow despite risk of eruption
# White Island
# White Island

Bodies set to be recovered from New Zealand volcano site tomorrow despite risk of eruption

Dec 12th 2019, 7:00 AM 7,327 Views 0 Comments

Continuing volcanic activity since Monday’s eruption has prevented rescue services going to the island.

# volcano - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Death toll rises to 8 in New Zealand volcano disaster
# White Island
# White Island

Death toll rises to 8 in New Zealand volcano disaster

Updated Dec 11th 2019, 9:42 PM 18,127 Views 6 Comments

Monitoring agency GeoNet said further eruptions on White Island were ‘likely’.

# volcano - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Irish woman included on list of survivors in New Zealand volcanic eruption
# White Island
# White Island

Irish woman included on list of survivors in New Zealand volcanic eruption

Dec 10th 2019, 3:05 PM 32,598 Views 9 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs said it was aware of the case.

New Zealand police launch investigation into volcano tragedy
# White Island
# White Island

New Zealand police launch investigation into volcano tragedy

Dec 10th 2019, 6:52 AM 21,094 Views 6 Comments

Questions have emerged over why tour groups were allowed into the volcano zone.

# volcano - Monday 9 December, 2019

'No signs of life': Five killed and eight people missing after New Zealand volcano erupts on island
# White Island
# White Island

'No signs of life': Five killed and eight people missing after New Zealand volcano erupts on island

Updated Dec 9th 2019, 6:45 PM 48,414 Views 18 Comments

A total of 31 people are still in hospital and another three have been discharged.

# volcano - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Hiker killed as footage captures dramatic eruption of Italian island volcano
# Stromboli
# Stromboli

Hiker killed as footage captures dramatic eruption of Italian island volcano

Jul 3rd 2019, 10:06 PM 34,405 Views 9 Comments

The volcano is known to be active but today there were two particularly powerful explosions.

# volcano - Thursday 27 December, 2018

Flights redirected as Indonesia hikes alert level for volcano that sparked tsunami
# Anak Krakatoa
# Anak Krakatoa

Flights redirected as Indonesia hikes alert level for volcano that sparked tsunami

Dec 27th 2018, 8:39 AM 7,330 Views 4 Comments

A spokesperson for the national disaster agency said there is a danger of more eruptions.

# volcano - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

Four injured in Sicily earthquake following Mount Etna eruption
# Italy
# Italy

Four injured in Sicily earthquake following Mount Etna eruption

Dec 26th 2018, 10:21 AM 13,309 Views 0 Comments

The volcano, which is the most active in Europe, erupted on Monday.

# volcano - Monday 24 December, 2018

Mount Etna, the biggest active volcano in Europe, has erupted (but it's not believed to be dangerous)
# Sicily
# Sicily

Mount Etna, the biggest active volcano in Europe, has erupted (but it's not believed to be dangerous)

Dec 24th 2018, 4:45 PM 48,501 Views 12 Comments

More than 130 seismic shocks were recorded around the volcano afterwards.

# volcano - Monday 17 December, 2018

One of Mexico's most active volcanoes has unleashed two enormous eruptions
# Popocatépetl
# Popocatépetl

One of Mexico's most active volcanoes has unleashed two enormous eruptions

Dec 17th 2018, 12:45 PM 30,369 Views 16 Comments

The Popocatépetl volcano sent an enormous pillar of ash and smoke two kilometers into the air.

# volcano - Monday 19 November, 2018

Evacuations urged near Guatemala’s erupting Volcano of Fire
# Guatemala
# Guatemala

Evacuations urged near Guatemala’s erupting Volcano of Fire

Nov 19th 2018, 8:40 AM 9,715 Views 6 Comments

The 3,763-metre volcano is one of the most active in Central America.

# volcano - Sunday 23 September, 2018

‘We were about to hike up a volcano in Chile… I got an email saying Ulster Rugby want you over’
# Dream Ticket
From The42
# Dream Ticket

‘We were about to hike up a volcano in Chile… I got an email saying Ulster Rugby want you over’

Sep 23rd 2018, 10:00 AM 34,059 Views 8 Comments

Neil Walsh recalls the unlikely series of events that led to an incredible opportunity.

# volcano - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

At least 75 killed and 200 missing after volcano erupts in Guatemala
# Eruption
# Eruption

At least 75 killed and 200 missing after volcano erupts in Guatemala

Jun 6th 2018, 7:03 AM 6,169 Views 0 Comments

Authorities said more than 1.7 million people had been affected by the disaster.

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