Get our newsletter!
Check out the volcano tours offered by Volcano-Adventures!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Guaranteed tours:
8-23 Jul: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
10-14 Jul: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
10-24 Jul: Volcanoes and Cultures - Vanuatu (South Sea)
14-23 Jul: The Volcanoes of Ambrym - the Grand Traverse - Vanuatu (South Sea)
15-22 Jul: Indonesia Specials - Java-Komodo-Bali (Indonesia)
23-25 Jul: Indonesia Specials - Java-Komodo-Bali (Indonesia)
5-20 Sep: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
16-23 Sep: Pearl of the Aegean - Santorini - Santorini Island, Greece
20-24(25) Sep: Sinabung Volcano Special - Sumatra (Indonesia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures

News:

Mofettes at the shore of the Laacher See volcano crater lake, showing that the magmatic system beneath the crater is degassing (nothing unusual!). (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
Monday, Jan 02, 2012
The Daily Mail writes today "Is a super-volcano just 390 miles from London about to erupt?", suggesting that the Laacher See volcano in Western Germany could "erupt any time" and produce a large eruption such as the devastating (but still moderate, not super-volcano at all) Plinian eruption 11,900 years ago. ... [more]
 

Laacher See volcano

caldera 407 m, Germany, 50.42°N / 7.28°E
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (3 quakes)

 | latest | archive: show
Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Tue, 27 Jun 12:20 UTC (GMT)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocationMapSource
Mon, 26 Jun
Mon, 26 Jun 04:11 UTCM 1.4 / 10 km - [info] (38 km)Winterwerb/Rhein-Lahn-Kreis/RLP
[Map]
LGRB
Sun, 25 Jun
Sun, 25 Jun 01:32 UTCM 0.3 / 6.4 km - [info]Laacher See (5 km) Niedermendig (RP)
[Map]
GD NRW
Sat, 24 Jun
Sat, 24 Jun 04:37 UTCM 0.2 / 3 km - [info]Laacher See (2 km)Glees/Lkrs. Ahrweiler/RLP
[Map]
LGRB

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Subpages:
News
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Text and images on this webpage are copyrighted. Further reproduction and use without authorization is not consented. If you need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.