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On average, a volcano erupts once a week on Earth. Ten or twelve eruptions a year have the potential to kill people. Two or three a decade threaten mass death or destruction. 75% of the biggest eruptions in the past two centuries came from volcanoes never known to have erupted before.

VOLCANO WEBCAMS


Recent volcanic activity - alphabetical listing by volcano name.


Volcano satellite images (updated every half hour - 12 volcanoes)

THE WORLD'S ELEVEN MOST ACTIVE VOLCANOES:
Klyuchevskoy Karymsky, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia
Shishaldin, Alaska, United States
Colima, Central Mexico
Etna, Sicily, Italy
Popocatepetl, Central Mexico, near Mexico City
Soufriere Hills Montserrat, West Indies
Pacaya, Santa Maria, Guatemala
Guagua Pichincha Quito, Ecuador
Mt. Mayon, Legazpi, Philippines
Cerro Azul, Galápagos Islands
Merapi Semeru, Java, Indonesia


OTHER ACTIVE VOLCANOES - alphabetically by country:
Nyamuragira, Congo, AFRICA Nyamuragira is Africa's most active volcano.
Cleveland Volcano, Aleutian Islands, ALASKA
The volcano is not seismically monitored and it is not assigned a level of concern color code because Chuginadak Island is remote and uninhabited.
Tungurahua, ECUADOR
Kilauea, HAWAII - Perhaps the World's Most Active Volcano.
Mauna Loa, HAWAII - Earth's Largest Volcano.
Volcano Watch - a weekly newsletter by the HAWAIIAN Volcano Observatory.
HAWAIIAN Volcano Observatory
Mount Karangetang, INDONESIA.
Lokon, Sulawesi, INDONESIA
Vesuvius, ITALY
Current eruptions in JAPAN
MT. Fuji, JAPAN
Kelut Volcano, JAVA
Rotorua, NEW ZEALAND
Volcanoes in NEW ZEALAND
Taal Volcano, PHILIPPINES
PHILIPPINES Volcano Monitoring
Sheveluch, Kamchatka, RUSSIA
Cascade Range Volcanoes, Western UNITED STATES and CANADA

Smithsonian Institution's Global Volcanism Program