Featured volcano : Pacaya, Guatemala

Last update: July 20, 2012 at 10:16 pm by By

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Eruptions from Pacaya, one of Guatemala's most active volcanoes, are frequently visible from Guatemala City, the nation's capital. Pacaya is a complex basaltic volcano constructed just outside the southern topographic rim of the 14 x 16 km Pleistocene Amatitlán caldera. A cluster of dacitic lava … [Read more...]

Volcano activity of July 13, 2012 – Nyiragongo, Galeras, Sotara, Momotombo, Popocatepetl, Pacaya and El Hierro

Last update: July 13, 2012 at 4:07 pm by By

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This (almost) daily post intends to follow up the activity changes of volcanoes all over the world. This post is written by geologist Richard Wilson who specializes in Volcano seismicity and Armand Vervaeck. Please feel free to tell us about new or changed activity if we haven't written about it. … [Read more...]

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