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White Island

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White Island Volcanic Activity

Volcanic Activity >  Moderate to heightened volcanic unrest
Last eruption >       9th December 2019

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Latest earthquakes
Live stream from Whakatane
Sulphur dioxide levels

Crater lake temperature
Land movement




Map tip: To just see earthquakes on the map click 'settings' and turn off 'show stations' and 'show legend'  

live stream
Live stream Courtesy and thanks to Waihi Beach Coastguard  
Sulphur Dioxide
Sulphur dioxide air levels
crater lake temp
Crater lake temperature (up until the Dec 2019 eruption)
Land movement upward at the crater floor last 300 days
land move
Land movement eastward at the crater floor last 300 days
Land movement northward at the crater floor last 300 days

Information: Whakaari/White Island is currently New Zealand’s most active cone volcano, sitting 48 kilometres offshore from Whakatane on the northeastern extremity of Taupo Volcanic Zone. The cone has been built up by continuous volcanic activity over the past 150,000 years.

Eruption History here

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