Wednesday, October 13, 2021
The Yellowstone caldera gets its chilling label as a supervolcano due to its potential to inflict devastation on a global level. Lodged between the US states of Idaho, Montana and Wyoming, the volcano is constantly monitored by the United States Geological Survey (USGS)...
According to monitoring services from the US Geological Survey (USGS), the Yellowstone region in Wyoming has experienced 193 earthquakes in the past 28 days. All of the tremors were relatively small, with the largest registering as a magnitude three...
A magnitude-4.2 earthquake struck the California coast on Sunday afternoon. The quake hit north of San Francisco, and dozens of people have reported to have felt the tremors to the USGS.The earthquake, which was 1.3 miles deep, hit near...
Yellowstone National Park is a tourist hotspot in the US, visited by millions each year. The park is situated over a supervolcano that would be capable of a magnitude 8 eruption. So what is underneath the supervolcano?Helmholtz Association of...
A new earthquake swarm is currently underway at Yellowstone National Park, USA. According to the earthquake list of University of Utah, a new series of relatively stronger earthquakes started on November 23, 2013. Almost all of them are located approximately 19 km...
One of the world’s foremost volcanologists has warned that there are around 100 “explosive” volcanoes around the world that could cause devastation at a moment’s notice. The further caveat is that no one can be sure which will blow...
An intense eruptive phase started at North Sulawesi's Soputan volcano at 17:02 UTC, December 15, 2018 (01:02 LT, December 16). The volcano is producing lava fountains and ash columns up to 8 km (26 200 feet) above sea level....
A video has appeared of terrified tourists screaming at a man who can be seen walking over the active geyser of the Yellowstone volcano in Wyoming, USA.People shouted for the man to get back on the boardwalk and step away from the...
The amount of magma in the Long Valley Caldera is so large it could support an eruption equivalent to the massive one which occurred 767,000 years ago, which released 140 cubic miles of material into the atmosphere.By comparison, the...

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