With the marvels of technology and the generosity of Google and NASA, we can now sit back and watch the back catalogue of volcanic eruptions using the magnificent Google Earth Timelapse of Landsat images. Here are just a few that I have picked out..
Enjoy, and do send more suggestions!
Anatahan, Marianas, erupted in 2005. Anatahan Timelapse
Chaiten, Chile. Erupted in May 2008: look for the splash of ash. Chaiten Timelapse
Miyakejima, Japan – a spectacular caldera-forming event in 2000. Miyakejima Timelapse
Pinatubo, Philippines. Major eruption in 1991; thanks to Ron Schott for this. Pinatubo Timelapse
Soufriere Hills Volcano, Montserrat. Erupting since 1995: watch the island grow. Montserrat Timelapse
Lake Voui, Aoba volcano, Ambae island, Vanuatu, erupted in 2005-6. Lake Voui Timelapse