Volcanoes

Mauna Loa Awakens
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Mauna Loa Awakens

During the first eruption in nearly four decades, satellites observed the volcano’s nighttime glow and sulfur dioxide plume.

Published Nov 29, 2022

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A Line of Ash from Sangay
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A Line of Ash from Sangay

An ongoing eruption blankets cities and farmland near the volcano with layers of ash.

Published Nov 22, 2022

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Volcanic Plumes in the Kuril Islands
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Volcanic Plumes in the Kuril Islands

The Alaid and Chikurachki volcanoes unleashed plumes of ash over the Pacific Ocean.

Published Oct 21, 2022

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Nishinoshima Clears Its Throat
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Nishinoshima Clears Its Throat

After a period of quiet, the Japanese volcano erupted volcanic gas and ash for two weeks in October.

Published Oct 17, 2022

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Home Reef Erupts
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Home Reef Erupts

The underwater volcano has again created a small island.

Published Sep 20, 2022

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