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October 27, 2018 5:18 PM Mexico volcano WARNING: Popocatepetl spews ash and smoke prompting eruption fears

THERE are fears Mexico's massive Popocatepetl volcano could be on the verge of erupting after smoke was spotted billowing from its crater. The huge stratovolcano in central Mexico has spewed ash and smoke and experts have recorded several low-level emissions over the last few days. The volcano, which is located just 34 miles from the country’s capital 12

October 17, 2018 8:26 PM Hawaii volcano eruption: Earthquake hits Kilauea volcano

HAWAII’S Kilauea continues to be plagued by earthquakes months after a major magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck the island. Earthquakes continue to rock Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano, more than five months after a power magnitude 6.9 quake shook the Big Island. The major tremor on May 4 at Kilauea triggered a devastating eruption which left parts of the southeastern 7

September 20, 2018 2:37 PM Reunion Island volcano eruption: Piton de la Fournaise ERUPTS

THE REUNION Island volcano has seen its fourth eruption of the year as it burst to life at the weekend, after scientists noticed an increase in the volcano’s seismic activity. The Piton de la Fournaise has erupted for the fourth time this year after it woke up once again on Saturday, September 15 to erupt in a spectacular fashion. Incredible drone footage 20

August 14, 2018 3:35 PM Mount Etna ERUPTION: Watch terrifying explosions as active volcano in Italy spews LAVA

MOUNT Etna, the active volcano in Sicily, Italy, has been erupting since Monday petrifying a group of mountaineers climbing the 11 feet volcano. Lava from the January 2017 eruption formed a new crater on the volcano which was later named Bocca Nuova (New Mouth). Locals who reside in the area around Etna could be at risk long-term, according to volcanologist 17

July 18, 2018 12:47 PM Yellowstone volcano MAP: How big is the Yellowstone volcano? Where is it in the USA?

THE area around Yellowstone volcano has been closed as a 100-foot fissure has opened up in Grand Teton National Park. But how big is the Yellowstone volcano and where is it in the USA? Yellowstone is currently recharging while its magma chambers fill with molten rock from the Earth’s mantle, the subsurface layer beneath the crust. However, the reawakening 15

July 12, 2018 4:47 PM Hawaii volcano: School DESTROYED by Kilauea Volcano lava as WARNING issued to residents

A SCHOOL near Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano has been destroyed by lava – with warnings in place to residents to avoid the area, as the ongoing eruption shows no signs of abating. And Kua O Ka La School has launched a online fundraising to raise money to pay for relocation expenses – with a vow to keep holding classes at alternative locations. Teachers and children 24

July 4, 2018 5:37 PM Bali volcano eruption update: Where is the danger zone around Mount Agung?

BALI’S Mount Agung unleashed a cloud of ash into the air this morning as volcanic activity continues on the island. Where is the danger zone around Mount Agung? An ash column rose 6,000 feet into the air above Mount Agung following an eruption earlier today. The eruption struck at 12.20pm local time (5.20am BST) and showered ash onto the volcano’s slopes 32

July 3, 2018 5:09 AM Hawaii volcano eruption: Kilauea ash and lava has now turned into TEN STOREY mountain

THE ERUPTING Hawaii volcano has now created a volcanic cone that is the size of one of the island state’s mot iconic buildings, according to US scientists. Kilauea first exploded at the start of May, and now has a cone equivalent to the height to the Aloha Tower. The iconic Honolulu building is ten storeys tall, reaching 184 feet at its highest point 30

July 2, 2018 2:00 PM Hawaii volcano eruption map: Latest lava flow aerial pictures as Kilauea fissures erupt

HAWAII’S Kilauea volcano is still erupting lava and molten rock across Big Island. Here are the latest lava flow aerial pictures as Kilauea fissures erupt. At 1.24am local time this morning, a collapse explosion event occurred at K?lauea's summit, according to USGs. An ash-poor plume rose 1,200 ft above the ground surface and the energy released by the event 19

June 28, 2018 11:04 PM Bali shuts airport after volcanic eruption

Bali closed its international airport following a volcanic eruption on the Indonesian resort island that sent thick smoke and ash billowing 2,000 metres (6,500 feet) into the air, an official said Friday. Ngurah Rai airport was due to be closed from 3:00 am (1900 GMT) to at least 7:00 pm Friday after a pilot report detected volcanic ash as high as 23,000 feet following 14