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Massive eruption at Raikoke volcano, ash to 13.1 km (43 000 feet) a.s.l., Sea of Okhotsk

22 июня 2019 No comments

Massive eruption at Raikoke volcano, ash to 13.1 km (43 000 feet) a.s.l., Sea of Okhotsk A sudden, high-level eruption started at Raikoke volcano, Sea of Okhotsk, Kuril Islands, Russia at around 17:50 UTC on June 21, 2019. The last time this volcano erupted was back in 1924 (VEI 4). According to the Tokyo VAAC, volcanic ash cloud rose up to 13.1 km (43... Read more...

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Intense activity at Popocatepetl, volcanic ash to 7.6 km (25 000 feet) a.s.l., Mexico

22 июня 2019 No comments

Intense activity at Popocatepetl, volcanic ash to 7.6 km (25 000 feet) a.s.l., Mexico A strong eruption took place at Popocatepetl volcano, Mexico at 01:57 UTC on June 22 (20:57 local time, June 21). Incandescent fragments were thrown a short distance from the crater. Intense activity continued at Popocatepetl volcano on June 22 with a strong... Read more...

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Floods claimed 88 lives, destroyed 17 000 homes and damaged 82 000, China

21 июня 2019 No comments

Floods claimed 88 lives, destroyed 17 000 homes and damaged 82 000, China At least 88 people have died and 17 are still missing as a result of severe floods and landslides affecting parts of southwest China since last week. The worst affected are provinces of Jiangxi, Guangxi, Guizhou, Zhejiang, Fujian, Hunan, Guangdong and Chongqing. ... Read more...

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Strong and shallow M6.2 earthquake hits Kermadec Islands region, New Zealand

21 июня 2019 No comments

Strong and shallow M6.2 earthquake hits Kermadec Islands region, New Zealand A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.2 hit Kermadec Islands region, New Zealand at 08:37 UTC on June 21, 2019. The agency is reporting a depth of 35 km (21.7 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.2 at a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). The epicenter was... Read more...

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The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report: June 12 – 18, 2019

20 июня 2019 No comments

The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report: June 12 — 18, 2019 New activity/unrest was reported for 4 volcanoes between June 12 and 18, 2019. During the same period, ongoing activity was reported for 16 volcanoes. New activity/unrest: Colima, Mexico | Pavlof, United States | Piton de la Fournaise, Reunion Island (France) |... Read more...

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Severe storm hits British Colombia and Alberta with heavy rain, hail and snow – Canada

20 июня 2019 No comments

Severe storm hits British Colombia and Alberta with heavy rain, hail and snow — Canada Severe weather system hit parts of British Columbia and Alberta, Canada on June 18 and 19, with heavy rain, hail and snow. Snowfall and rainfall warnings remain in effect for parts of central Alberta on June 20. A surprise snowfall hit the Okanagan Connector on... Read more...

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Destructive floods hit Trabzon, leaving 10 people dead or missing, Turkey

19 июня 2019 No comments

Destructive floods hit Trabzon, leaving 10 people dead or missing, Turkey Heavy rain hit parts of Turkey on June 18, 2019, causing destructive flooding in its northeastern province of Trabzon. At least 5 people were killed, 5 are still missing and 3 were injured after heavy rain hit Trabzon's Arakli district on June 18, causing two... Read more...

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Strong and shallow M6.4 earthquake hits Kermadec Islands, New Zealand

19 июня 2019 No comments

Strong and shallow M6.4 earthquake hits Kermadec Islands, New Zealand A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.4 hit Kermadec Islands region, New Zealand at 08:01 UTC on June 19, 2019. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.5 at a depth of 11 km (6.8 miles). This is the 31st... Read more...

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Strong and shallow M6.3 earthquake hits Papua, Indonesia

19 июня 2019 No comments

Strong and shallow M6.3 earthquake hits Papua, Indonesia A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.3 hit Papua, Indonesia at 17:24 UTC on June 19, 2019 (02:24 LT, June 20). The agency is reporting a depth of 12.1 km (7.5 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.3 at a depth of 2 km (1.2 miles). The epicenter was... Read more...

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How rare is giant hail in Europe

19 июня 2019 No comments

How rare is giant hail in Europe 2019 storm season brought unusually strong thunderstorms, out-of-season windstorms and very large/violent/destructive hailstorms to much of Europe. Very rare giant hail was reported on several occasions, inflicting heavy damage. On June 11, multiple severe storms... Read more...

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