Showing posts with label lava. Show all posts
Showing posts with label lava. Show all posts

Sunday, June 17, 2018

Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano destroys 467 homes

Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano destroys 467 homes
 Lava from the Kilauea Volcano has destroyed 467 homes and covered 5,914 acres, the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency said Saturday.

Saturday, June 02, 2018

Hawaii volcano eruption enters new phase as crater falls quiet

Hawaii volcano eruption enters new phase
As lava continues to pour vigorously from the ground through fissures at the foot of Kilauea Volcano, the month-old eruption on Hawaii's Big Island has entered a new, seemingly calmer phase inside the summit crater, government scientists have said.

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Hawaiian volcanologists ‘advise’ wider evacuations as violent lava flows swallow homes

Lava flows from Kilauea volcano on the Big Island have reached Highway 137, threatening to cut off the escape route for lower Puna. While there is no immediate threat to the public, lava discharge is picking up the pace.

Friday, May 11, 2018

Toxic gas alert following Hawaii volcano eruption

Residents on Hawaii’s Big Island have been alerted to rising levels of toxic gas from lava-oozing fissures, while geologists have warned that new areas east of the erupting Kilauea volcano may be at risk of molten rock bursting from the ground.

Monday, May 07, 2018

Lava Destroys at Dozens of Homes on Hawaii’s Big Island

hawaii lava
At least 26 homes have been destroyed by lava as ongoing eruptions from Kilauea volcano continue to threaten residents and property on Hawaii’s Big Island, the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency said Sunday.

Friday, May 19, 2017

Mexico's Popocatépetl volcano spews lava fragments

Mexico's National Center for Disaster Prevention said the Popocatépetl volcano launched incandescent lava fragments more than half a mile away from its crater.

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Mount Etna erupts in spectacular fashion on Sicily

Europe's most active volcano erupted in a fiery display of seismic power early Tuesday, sending bright orange flares of lava leaping into the darkness overnight as awed residents looked on.

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Sakurajima Volcano Alert Leads to Evacuation Advisories in Japan

The Japanese authorities have raised the alert level for Sakurajima volcano, located on a former island connected to the main island of Kyushu by lava flows, to level 4, issuing evacuation advisories for local residents.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

More than 10,000 flee erupting Indonesian volcano

More than 10,000 villagers have fled a rumbling volcano in western Indonesia this month, most in recent days after a series of violent eruptions, an official said Tuesday.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Indonesia volcano at high alert level

A VOLCANO in western Indonesia that has been spewing clouds of searing gas high into the air has let out a new powerful burst.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Hawaii Volcano Incinerates First House

A stream of lava set a home on fire in a rural Hawaiian town that has been watching a slow-moving flow for months.
The molten rock hit the house Monday in Pahoa, the largest town in the Big Island's mostly agricultural Puna district. The home's residents already had left the house, the first destroyed by the lava stream.

EL News