5 comments on “Volcanoes of the Solomon Islands – Part 1 of 2

  1. And do y’all know what: Kilauea has ended hibernation an is erupting rivers of lava again!


  2. So 2020 isn’t over yet – La Soufrière St Vincent (St. Vincent and the Grenadine Islands) has started an eruption with tremors, strong gas emissions, changes to its crater lake. Moreover, a new baby lava dome is oozing out beside the big one from its last eruption in 1979. That eruption had started the same way, with a small dome, but then developed into a full-blown VEI 3 with up to 19 km ash plumes. The one in 1902 was even a VEI 4.

    Photo taken by the Senior Seismic Technician of the Soufrière Monitoring Unit on 29th December 2020 shows new lava dome in the central crater.


  3. Still one more day to go in 2020 – which volcano will be next? 🙂

    I wish you all a very happy new year 2021, free of lonely lockdowns and viral worries!


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