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List of large volcanic eruptions in the 21st century - Wikipedia, the ...


This is a list of volcanic eruptions of the 21st century measuring a Volcanic Explosivity Index (VEI) of at least 4, as well as notable smaller eruptions. Note that the size of eruptions can be subj...

2012: The Year in Volcanic Activity - The Atlantic


Dec 14, 2012 ... The volcano experienced its biggest eruption last year, in July, when ... In the recent past lava flows have mainly damaged properties, but due to its ... an eruption on the southern Italian island of Sicily, on January 5, 2012. #.

The 11 Biggest Volcanic Eruptions in History - LiveScience


Feb 23, 2016 ... The 11 Biggest Volcanic Eruptions in History .... Intro1110987654. ... been any VEI-8 volcanoes in the last 10,000 years, but human history has ...

Indonesia volcano eruption: Six dead on Palue - BBC News


Aug 10, 2013 ... Six people have been killed in a volcanic eruption on a tiny island in ... The volcano had been rumbling since late last year, forcing the ...

Japanese volcano: eruption among world's deadliest in 20 years ...


Sep 29, 2014 ... The death toll puts the eruption among the deadliest of the past two decades. Together with four victims brought down on Sunday, 12 bodies have now been ... Japan resumes search for victims of deadly volcanic eruption.

Top 10 deadliest volcanic eruptions – HeritageDaily – Heritage ...


Here are listed the 10 most deadly recorded volcanic eruptions. ... Volcanoes are among the most devastating and dangerous natural forces in our past, but it is not just ... This particular eruption was a VEI (Volcanic Explosive Index) 5 volcanic eruption. ... Also due to the destructive eruption, 1816 became known as the “ year .....

The Largest Volcano Eruptions | John Seach - Volcano Live


The size of volcanic eruptions is determined by the amount of lava emitted. The largest eruption over the past 2 ... Table 1. Large eruptions in past 10,000 years.

Top 10 Deadly Volcano Eruptions - Toptenz.net


Apr 21, 2010 ... The volcano has erupted for the second time in less than a month, melting ... deadly volcano eruptions that have shook the world in years gone by. ... 5. Mount Pelee .... Just last year, an entire village (Carael) was wiped out.

Two Volcanoes Erupting in Alaska | Science Features - usgs


May 24, 2013 ... Volcanic eruptions can last weeks to months, and sometime years, so the exact timing is unknown for when these two volcanoes will rest.

FAQ - Mauna Loa - Hawaiian Volcano Observatory - usgs


Jun 23, 2015 ... During the past 3,000 years, Mauna Loa has erupted lava flows, on ... Mauna Loa has erupted 33 times, averaging one eruption every 5 years.

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2014: The Year in Volcanic Activity - The Atlantic


Dec 15, 2014 ... Mount Sinabung, which has lain dormant for over 400 years, has been intermittently erupting since September 15 last year, killing dozens and ...

Five biggest volcano eruptions in recent history - CSMonitor.com


Apr 18, 2010 ... The eruption at Eyafjallajökull volcano in Iceland has been hugely ... In other words, eruptions like Eyjafjallajökull happen virtually every year somewhere in the world. The biggest eruption of the past millennium, by contrast, was a 7. ... in history – and 30 times more than Mt. St. Helens – a VEI 5 eruption.

Fuego volcano (Guatemala): largest eruption in 10 years


May 20, 2012 ... The eruption also produced an ash column reaching 5 km (16,000 ft altitude) ... Fuego in Guatemala has Largest Eruption in Years (Eruptions Blog) ... A slight increase at Fuego volcano has been observed in the past days.