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March 14, 2018

Kick ’em Jenny Volcano: Ships warned off area

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“Ships sailing in the Caribbean have been told to steer clear of an underwater volcano after it started showing increased seismic activity.

The volcano, called Kick ’em Jenny, is located 8km (5 miles) off Grenada.

The government of Grenada has imposed a 5km exclusion zone around Kick ’em Jenny after the alert was raised to orange, which means an eruption could take place within 24 hours.”


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February 19, 2018

Mt. Sinabung Indonesia Erupts

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February 3, 2018

The Popocatépetl volcano in central Mexico erupted on Jan. 31, 2018.

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December 20, 2017

Bezymianny Volcano

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50,000 foot high (15km) Volcanic Eruption in Northwest Pacific.

Bezymianny Volcano


November 28, 2017

Bali’s Mount Agung Erupting

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Bali’s Mount Agung Erupting. In 1963 ash rose to 10km in several eruptions.

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November 27, 2017

Bali’s Mount Agung Erupting

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Bali’s Mount Agung Erupting. In 1963 ash rose to 10km in several eruptions.

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October 3, 2017

Antarctic Ozone Depletion Caused By Volcano

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Erebus Volcano and Ozone Depletion

“Erebus volcano eruptions are of the Strombolian type, which volcanic ejecta and gases are known to reach heights of 1–2 km above the volcano summit and, therefore, cannot directly reach the stratosphere (Boichu et al., 2010, 2011; Dibble et al., 2008). However, according to aircraft observations in 1989 at a height of 8 km over Antarctica, the detected aerosol particles were identified as volcanic ejecta of Erebus (Chuan, 1994). Together with HCl and H2SO4 high concentrations in the Antarctic stratosphere, it is indicative of delivery mechanisms of Erebus volcanic gases into the Antarctic stratosphere.

Erebus volcano gas emissions can ascend to the Antarctic stratosphere via high-latitude cyclones which are coupled to the stratospheric polar vortex in cold seasons.”

“Thus, for more than 40 years, Erebus volcano, which activity restarted in 1972, has been a natural source of chemical species destroying the Antarctic ozone. The extremely high Erebus volcanic activity in the early 1980s definitely made a major contribution to the increase of the ozone hole along with man-made chlorofluorocarbons. Regular observations of Erebus volcano gas emissions can help to predict the total ozone content dynamics and, therefore, the ozone hole area.”

May 24, 2016

Mount Etna

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April 20, 2016

Mexico’s Popocatépetl Volcano Eruption Video

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Popcatepetl eruption April 18th.


April 18, 2016

Mexico’s Popocatépetl Volcano Erupts Again

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Popcatepetl has erupted again.

The Popocatépetl volcano began erupting around 2.30am on Monday, sending ash two miles into the air.

The eruption sent glowing rock hurling through the air as far as a mile away from the crater.





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