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Dec 23, 2018
Indonesia tsunami: 43 killed, nearly 600 injured; wave triggered by volcanic eruption hit coasts without warningAuthorities say the tsunami in Indonesia may have been triggered by an abnormal tidal surge due to a new moon and an underwater landslide following the eruption of Anak Krakatoa, which forms a small island in the Sunda Strait between Java and Sumatra.
Oct 25, 2018
Five intact bones at Pompeii volcanic site question previous eruption timelineThe bones were found with an inscription that dates the eruption to later than previously thought.
Jun 29, 2018
Bali airport reopens after closure for 12 hours due to volcanic eruption; more than 300 flights resumedBali reopened its international airport on Friday after a volcanic eruption temporarily grounded flights, stranding thousands of tourists.
Jun 29, 2018
Bali international airport shut due to volcanic eruption; 48 flights cancelled, over 8,000 passengers affected by disruptionBali closed its international airport following a volcanic eruption on the Indonesian resort island that sent thick smoke and ash billowing 2,000 metres into the air, an official said on Friday.
Jun 04, 2018
Sixty-nine killed, 46 injured as 'volcano of fire' erupts in Central America's Guatemala cityOne of Central America's most active volcanos erupted in fiery explosions of ash and molten rock Sunday, killing at least seven people and injuring 20 while a towering cloud of smoke blanketed nearby villages in heavy ash. An undetermined number were missing, and authorities feared the toll could rise.
May 16, 2018
Red alert raised after volacnic ash bursts from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano; scientists warn of more fissuresA massive plume of volcanic ash burst from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano on Wednesday, prompting authorities to issue warnings about air quality and the likelihood of a major eruption.
Sep 25, 2017
Nearly 50,000 people evacuated from Bali amid fears of Mount Agung's volcanic eruptionNearly 50,000 people have evacuated their homes for fear of an imminent volcanic eruption on the Indonesian resort island of Bali.
Sep 29, 2014
Japan volcano eruption: Rescue operations suspended, 31 bodies found so farJapan's soldiers managed to bring down eight more bodies by helicopter from the ash-blanketed peak of a still-erupting volcano on Monday.
Nov 21, 2013
Photos: Following volcanic eruption, new island rears head off Tokyo coastA volcanic eruption has raised an island in the seas to the far south of Tokyo, the Japanese coast guard and earthquake experts said. Advisories from the coast guard and the Japan Meteorological Agency said the islet is about 200 meters (660 feet) in diameter. It is just off the coast of Nishinoshima, a small, uninhabited island in the Ogasawara chain, which is also known as the Bonin Islands.