Some features of this site are not compatible with your browser. Install Opera Mini to better experience this site.

Volcanoes

A New Lake—Water Not Lava—On Kilauea
Image

A New Lake—Water Not Lava—On Kilauea

After its lava lake drained and the floor dropped, water has been pooling up in the bottom of Halema‘uma‘u crater for several months.

Published May 8, 2020

Image of the Day Land Water Volcanoes

Klyuchevskaya Eruption Continues
Image

Klyuchevskaya Eruption Continues

A fresh lava flow was working its way down the southeast flank of the volcano when Landsat acquired this image.

Published Apr 21, 2020

Land Volcanoes Remote Sensing

Violent Puffs from Krakatau
Image

Violent Puffs from Krakatau

The volcano has been erupting sporadically in 2020.

Published Apr 14, 2020

Image of the Day Volcanoes Remote Sensing

An Ash-Damaged Island in the Philippines
Image

An Ash-Damaged Island in the Philippines

When it erupted in January 2020, Taal Volcano blanketed the surrounding area with volcanic debris that has taken a toll on farmers.

Published Mar 17, 2020

Image of the Day Land Water Volcanoes Human Presence

Ever Restless Popocatépetl
Image

Ever Restless Popocatépetl

The volcano has been erupting since January 2005, with near constant venting from fumaroles, punctuated by minor steam, gas, and ash emissions.

Published Mar 5, 2020

Atmosphere Land Volcanoes Remote Sensing