ERUPTION AT 20210118/2021Z ASH FALLOUT IS Described ON FLERI to 13000 ft (4000 m) / VolcanoDiscovery

Etna volcano

Complex stratovolcano At this time about 3329 m (changing because of to eruptive action and collapse of its crater rims)
Sicily, Italy, 37.75°N / 14.99°E
Present-day status: erupting (4 out of 5)

Etna volcano eruptions:
In close proximity to repeatedly energetic some big historic eruptions involve 122 BC (big Plinian outbursts that produced the smaller caldera of the “Cratere del Piano”), 1669 Ad (devastating flank eruption that ruined 15 villages and component of Catania), 1787 (Subplinian eruption and a single of the most spectacular summit eruptions on record – lava fountains reportedly up to 3000 m superior).
Eruptions given that 1950 (f: flank / s: summit activity): 1950 (s), 1950-51(f), 1955 (s), 1956 (s), 1956 (f), 1957 (s),1960 (s), 1961 (s), 1964 (f), 1964 (s), 1966 (s), 1966-1971(s), 1968 (f), 1971(f), 1972-1973 (s), 1974 (f), 1974-1975 (s), 1975-1977 (f), 1977-1978 (s), 1978 (f), 1979(s), 1979 (f), 1980 (s), 1981 (s), 1981 (f),1982-1983 (s), 1983(f), 1984(s), 1985(s), 1985(f), 1986(s), 1986-1987 (f), 1987(s), 1988(s), 1989(s), 1989(f), 1990 (s), 1991-93(f), 1995(s), 1996(s), 1997 (s), 1998 (s), 1999 (s), 2000 (s), 2001(s), 2001 (f), 2002(s), 2002-03(f), 2004-2005 (f), 2006 (s), 2007 (s), 2008-2009 (f), 2010(s), 2011-2013(s), 2014-18, 2018(f), 2019 (s), 2020 (s)
Regular eruption style:
Effusive (lava flows) and mildly explosive (strombolian) eruptions. Equally summit and frequent flank eruptions, the latter appear to be to be occurring in clusters lasting couple of to a few tens of several years.

Etna volcano tours:

Volcanoes of Italy – the Grand Tour (15-days study & going for walks tour from Vesuvius to Etna)

Etna Trekking Tour (private and group excursions to Etna volcano with a mountain information)

Etna Volcano Special (volcano expedition to see Mt. Etna volcano’ eruption)

Etna Discovery (8-times climbing & analyze tour on Mt. Etna volcano, Italy)

From Stromboli to Etna (9-day strolling & study tour to Stromboli, Lipari, Vulcano and Etna with our expert volcanologist)