Tag: volcanoes

Marapi Volcano erupted: At least 11 hikers died

Marapi Volcano erupted: At least 11 hikers died

At least 11 dead and 12 missing. This is the provisional death toll from the eruption of Marapi volcano in Indonesia. Three other hikers were rescued by search teams who worked tirelessly throughout the night to find more survivors. Marapi, which is located on the island of Sumatra and has a 2,891-meter peak, erupted on […]

“On track to go on orange alert for Campi Flegrei”

“On track to go on orange alert for Campi Flegrei”

“We must be prepared for the possible need to quickly move towards a higher alert level in the Campi Flegrei area.” This was announced by the Minister of Civil Protection and Maritime Policies, Nello Musumeci, at a hearing in the Chamber’s Environment Committee. Referring to the commission’s remarks, the minister explained that “the scientific results […]

Law for Campi Flegrei super volcano: “There are insufficient escape routes for 700 thousand people”

Law for Campi Flegrei super volcano: “There are insufficient escape routes for 700 thousand people”

A series of earthquakes continued to hit Campi Flegrei, albeit with very mild shocks: While the government is preparing a special law, as announced by Civil Protection Minister Nello Musumeci, interest in the area on the outskirts of Naples is still high. If the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology continues to collect data to […]

A volcano erupted in Russia: ash and lava on the roads

A volcano erupted in Russia: ash and lava on the roads

The massive eruption of Shiveluch volcano in Russia’s far-eastern Kamchatka region caused an ash eruption twenty kilometers high. This was announced by the local branch of the Geophysical Survey of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS). Seismic activity was first reported around 00:54 local time on Tuesday (14:54 GMT): Videos posted on social media from […]

Merapi volcano erupts: kilometer-high column of smoke and ash

Merapi volcano erupts: kilometer-high column of smoke and ash

Indonesia’s Mount Merapi, one of the world’s most active volcanoes, erupted on Saturday, covering villages near the crater with smoke and ash. There are 130 active volcanoes in Indonesia. According to official sources, there were no immediate reports of casualties. Images transmitted by local broadcaster Compact TV He showed ash-covered houses and streets in a […]

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