Etna eruption: continuing activities - July 2014

25 Jul

Author: Etna Excursions
Posted on: 2014/07/25
Updated: 2017/03/15


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Continues the effusive activity of the two new twin cones.
Eruptive activity continues unabated on the top of Mount Etna, in the central-south of the volcano, where about 30 days ago have formed two small cones with effusive activity from lava, explosions, explosions and so very active. The two cones, being positioned at a distance of a few tens of meters apart, were called “Gemini”, and several weeks are closely monitored by local authorities.

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Etna update - 12 April 2014 - Eruption

12 Mar

Author: Etna Excursions
Posted on: 2014/07/25
Updated: 2017/03/15


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12.04.2012

In the afternoon of the 12th April 2012, it came at the New Southeast Crater of Mount Etna once an outbreak, the 24th since the start of the eruptive phase, in January 2011 and the 6th in the current year. The event was after a interval of 10 days of relative calm and was like in almost all important features such as fountains, intense emission of ash and small Lavastones, and lava flowed toward the Valle del Bove, the previous one.

Already after 3 hours it was all over.

Foto Rosa Testa

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Etna update - 01. April 2012 - Eruption

1 Apr

Author: Etna Excursions
Posted on: 2014/03/12
Updated: 2017/03/15


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update April 01, 2012

Every 14 days again …

In the early morning hours of 1 April 2012, there was a new episode of lava fountaining from the “new South-East Crater” (New CSE) of Mount Etna, this year now in its fifth times. Also this time it came to high lava fountains, several milesfrom a high column
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Etna update - 18. March 2012 - Eruption

18 Mar

Author: Etna Excursions
Posted on: 2012/04/01
Updated: 2017/03/15


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update 18 March 2012

 

This morning at 05.00 clock it started again and after three hours all was over.

After two weeks of relative calm Mount Etna erupted again and again, there was lava fountains at the new-south-east crater. In the early hours of 03/18/2012 has started is the 22 Eruption (since January 2011)

As with the foregoing, there was a high lava fountains and several kilometer-high column of smoke with a deposit of ash and small stones (this time was not affected by the airport of Catania), and flowed a river of molten lava in the direction of “Valle del Bove”. (more…)

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Etna update – 4 March 2012 – eruption

4 Mar

Author: Etna Excursions
Posted on: 2012/03/18
Updated: 2017/03/15


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update 4 March 2012

The third eruption with lava fountains from the “NEW SOUTH-EAST CRATER” this year – the 21st In the current eruptive phase, which began in January 2011,
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