Schunday Schummary: Ubinas, Peru.

Ubinas has had 25 recorded eruptions since 1550 and is considered Peru’s most active volcano. Since the beginning of the month there have been 9 explosions of ash and gas which have damaged crops and polluted water supplies. Ubinas’ summit is at 5672 m and she is located in Moquegua province, 1250km south of Lima.…

Schaturday Schummary: Kamchatka.

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/b/b0/Kizimen_cropped_2_by_Don_Page_2010_12_10_03_14_UTC.jpg So, to kick us off: an apopolylogy, an announcement, an appeal and some articles from our very own Ukviggen: “Apologies if this has been mentioned (been away 🙂 ) but it seems that the end of the Tolbachik eruption was *tentatively* called on the 24th.” Webcam; if you want to check: http://www.emsd.ru/video/Tolbachik/img_1.jpg “Since my…

Schunday Schummary: Sakura-Jima.

So Sakura-jima has had a busy week, she’s always busy; but produced a 5km plume on Sunday the 18th. First some essential back ground reading from our very own Karenz: https://volcanocafe.wordpress.com/2012/10/31/sakura-jima-why-is-she-nearly-always-erupting/ https://volcanocafe.wordpress.com/2012/11/12/sakura-jima-what-type-of-lavas-does-she-produce/ Luisport found these movies on youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CH12gKEcWSA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Viq8BnN-jtQ Granyia found thisn’: Here is a list of the 600+ (!) eruptions of Sakura-jima this…