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Tuesday, Aug 21, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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Tours and travel news
: Keep up to date about specials, new destinations, tour offerings about our tours and travel news site.
Volcano & Earthquake news feeds
: If you like to use RSS to access the latest news about volcanoes and earthquakes without needing to visit the site, have a look at our available news feeds!
Recent volcano satellite images
: Browse quickly through the latest satellite imagery from volcanoes all over the world in order to spot ash clouds and hot spots.
Volcanic Ash Advisory Centres
: Much current eruption news is provided by the 9 Volcanic Ash Advisory Centres (VAAC) distributed around the globe. The VAACs provide a vital service for aviation safety.
: Watch volcanoes live: our free interactive webcam and online data viewer tool
Tours to erupting volcanoes
: From time to time, we organize special tours to see volcanoes in eruption. These are often announced only few days or weeks in advance. Find out more!
: News in this category include: latest and archived earthquake lists & maps, reports, largest recent earthquakes, quakes near volcanoes, significant quakes etc - news and articles about earthquakes world-wide.
More on VolcanoDiscovery:
: A third tectonic setting where volcanism occurs is believed to be the result of mantle plumes and not directly related to plate boundaries. So called hot spot volcanoes fall into this category.
Volcano & eruption special tours
: Tours dedicated to usually a single volcano currently in eruption. These trip, sometimes offered only last-minute through our newsletter, are among the most adventurous and most popular in our program.
Active volcanoes map
: Check which volcanoes are currently active (erupting). Our daily updated maps give a quick overview.