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New lava dome forms on Popocatepetl volcano, Mexico

21 февраля 2019 No comments

New lava dome forms on Popocatepetl volcano, Mexico A new lava dome has formed at Popocatepetl volcano, Mexico, placing authorities on alert. A powerful eruption, much stronger than those of February 14 and 15, is possible. According to a report released by the National Coordination of Civil Protection on February... Read more...

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Shallow M5.7 aftershock hits Hokkaido, evacuation of landslide-prone areas advised, Japan

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Shallow M5.7 aftershock hits Hokkaido, evacuation of landslide-prone areas advised, Japan A strong earthquake registered by the JMA as M5.7 hit the Japanese island of Hokkaido at 12:22 UTC (21:22 JST) on February 21, 2019. The agency is reporting a depth of 30 km (18.6 miles). USGS registered it M5.5 at a depth of 41.2 km (25.6 miles). The epicenter was... Read more...

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The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report: February 13 – 19, 2019

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The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report: February 13 — 19, 2019 New activity/unrest was reported 5 volcanoes from February 13 to 19, 2019. During the same period, ongoing activity was reported for 15 volcanoes. New activity/unrest: Karangetang, Siau Island (Indonesia) | Karymsky, Eastern Kamchatka (Russia) | Piton de la... Read more...

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Extreme weather wreaks havoc across Pakistan, 93 percent above normal rainfall

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Extreme weather wreaks havoc across Pakistan, 93 percent above normal rainfall At least 26 people have been killed after extreme weather, including thunderstorms and heavy snowfall, hit Pakistan over the past few days. Pakistan's northern regions experienced heaviest January snowfall in 48 years while the entire drought-stricken country... Read more...

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