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Ol Doinyo Lengai, Tanzania

According to Frederick Belton’s website, a local camper reported a small eruption from Ol Doinyo Lengai on 1 October. Details of the eruption were not provided. Source: Frederick Belton’s Ol Doinyo Lengai website – “Reports provided courtesy of the Smithsonian’s Global … Continue reading

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Ol Doinyo Lengai, Tanzania

According to Frederick Belton’s website, visitors whom climbed Ol Doinyo Lengai on 18 June reported that the new active cone covered the former crater floor entirely except for an area N of the summit. The new cone’s W, N, and … Continue reading

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Ol Doinyo Lengai, Tanzania

According to Frederick Belton’s Ol Doinyo Lengai website, a visitor observed an ash plume during an overflight on 8 April. Source: Frederick Belton’s Ol Doinyo Lengai website

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Ol Doinyo Lengai, Tanzania

Based on a pilot observation, the Toulouse VAAC reported that an ash plume rose to an altitude of 12.2 km (40,000 ft) a.s.l. on 13 March. The plume was not confirmed using satellite imagery. A plume at an altitude of … Continue reading

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Ol Doinyo Lengai, Tanzania

According to Frederick Belton’s Ol Doinyo Lengai website, a visitor reported a large plume accompanied by a “bang” during 26-27 February. The Toulouse VAAC reported that a pilot observed an ash plume that rose to an altitude of 10.7 km … Continue reading

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Ol Doinyo Lengai, Tanzania

The Toulouse VAAC reported that a plume from Ol Doinyo Lengai was observed by pilots on 21 February and rose to an altitude of 18.3 km (60,000 ft) a.s.l. Based on a Significant Meteorological Information (SIGMET) report, an ash plume … Continue reading

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Ol Doinyo Lengai, Tanzania

The Toulouse VAAC reported that an ash plume from Ol Doinyo Lengai was observed by pilots on 15 February and rose to an altitude of 11.6 km (38,000 ft) a.s.l. Source: Toulouse Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) – “Report provided … Continue reading

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