2018 Kadovar eruption
All residents are evacuated, 500 of them to the nearby island of Blup Blup, while the once-dormant Kadovar volcano in the Schouten Islands, Papua New Guinea, erupts for the first known time, sending an ash cloud 2.1 km above sea level.
THE entire population of an island has been evacuated as concerns mount over a volcanic eruption that sprang out of nowhere.
A "significant explosive event" occurs at the Mount Redoubt volcano in Alaska. 2009-04-6 (Context: erupts, volcano)
The Llaima volcano in Chile begins emitting lava and ash, prompting evacuations and landslide warnings. 2009-04-4 (Context: erupts, volcano)
A magnitude 6.9 earthquake strikes off the coast of New Britain Island, Papua New Guinea, at a depth of 35 km. There are no reports of immediate damage. [http:--www.bbc.com-news-world-asia-43592321 (BBC) 2018-03-29 (Context: Papua New Guinea)
A magnitude 7.5 earthquake occurs at the western Southern Highlands Province in Papua New Guinea, killing at least 31 people and injuring more than 300 others. 2018-02-25 (Context: Papua New Guinea)
More than 134,000 people on the island of Bali, Indonesia, have been taken to shelters as the Mount Agung volcano continues to release smoke. The alert level for an eruption has been raised to the second highest level, 4. In addition, the entire population of Vanuatu's Aoba Island, also at alert level 4, is being moved from the path of the increasingly active Lombenben volcano. 2017-09-28 (Context: volcano)