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Small steam explosions at White Island volcano, New Zealand

30 декабря 2020 No comments

Small steam explosions at White Island volcano, New Zealand A series of short-lived, low energy steam explosions occurred at White Island volcano, New Zealand on December 29, 2020. This small event consisted of at least 20 individual pulses and may have produced traces of ash locally in the steam plume for a few minutes.... Read more...

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Noctilucent clouds (NLCs) frequencies over the South Pole close to zero this year

30 декабря 2020 No comments

Noctilucent clouds (NLCs) frequencies over the South Pole close to zero this year Noctilucent clouds (NLCs) over the South Pole remain missing as of December 29, 2020-- an unusual occurrence as the clouds are expected to appear in the middle of the month. The southern stratosphere seems to think it's winter. In early December, Dr. Tony... Read more...

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Large clay landslide leaves 26 people missing, 10 injured in Gjerdrum, Norway

30 декабря 2020 No comments

Large clay landslide leaves 26 people missing, 10 injured in Gjerdrum, Norway A large clay landslide struck Gjerdrum, Norway, on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, leaving 26 people missing and at least 10 others injured. Some 500 residents have been evacuated amid fears of further mudslides. The landslide occurred on Wednesday morning in a... Read more...

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Siberia gripped by extreme, record-breaking cold for a week

30 декабря 2020 No comments

Extreme cold temperatures rip through the Siberian region, with the mercury dropping to record lows for an entire week into Tuesday, December 29, 2020. Air temperatures as piercing as — 51 °C ( — 59.8 °F) have been holding for a week, and record low... Read more...

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New eruption at Soufrière St. Vincent volcano, Alert Level raised to Orange, Saint Vincent and the Genadines

30 декабря 2020 No comments

New eruption at Soufrière St. Vincent volcano, Alert Level raised to Orange, Saint Vincent and the Genadines A new eruption has started at Soufrière St. Vincent volcano in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines on December 28, 2020. The Alert Level was raised to Orange (3 of 4). Recreational visits to the volcano have been suspended. There might be an order to evacuate... Read more...

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At least 12 climbers dead as heavy snow hits Tehran, Iran

29 декабря 2020 No comments

At least 12 people were confirmed dead after avalanches struck Tehran, Iran, on Friday, December 25, 2020, following heavy snowfall and strong winds. Avalanches struck four various areas north of the capital Tehran on Friday following heavy snow and strong winds a... Read more...

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Strong and shallow M6.4 earthquake hits central Croatia, severe damage reported

29 декабря 2020 No comments

Strong and shallow M6.4 earthquake hits central Croatia, severe damage reported A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the EMSC as M6.4 hit central Croatia at 11:19 UTC (12:19 LT) on December 29, 2020. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). USGS is reporting M6.4 at a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). GFZ Croatia is reporting... Read more...

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Heightened volcanic unrest at Mount Ruapehu, New Zealand

28 декабря 2020 No comments

Heightened volcanic unrest at Mount Ruapehu, New Zealand The temperature of the Crater Lake (Te Wai ā-moe) at Ruapehu volcano has decreased from 43 to 41 °C (109 — 106 °F) during the past week. The level of volcanic tremor continues to be moderate to strong and a small number of shallow volcanic earthquakes have... Read more...

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Strong eruption at Suwanosejima volcano, Alert Level raised, Japan

28 декабря 2020 No comments

Strong eruption at Suwanosejima volcano, Alert Level raised, Japan A strong explosive eruption took place at Suwanosejima's Mt. Otake crater at 17:51 UTC on December 27, 2020 (02:51 JST, December 28). As a result, the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) raised the Alert Level from 2 to 3 -- Near-crater warning, do not approach... Read more...

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Strong and shallow M6.7 earthquake hits off the coast of Los Lagos, Chile

27 декабря 2020 No comments

Strong and shallow M6.7 earthquake hits off the coast of Los Lagos, Chile A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.7 hit off the coast of Los Lagos, Chile at 21:39 UTC on December 27, 2020 (18:39 LT). The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting the same magnitude and depth. CSN Chile is... Read more...

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