Earth-prints repository, logo   DSpace

About DSpace Software
|earth-prints home page | roma library | bologna library | catania library | milano library | napoli library | palermo library
Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:

Authors: Martini, M.*
D'Auria, L.*
Caputo, T.*
Giudicepietro, F.*
Peluso, R.*
Caputo, A.*
De Cesare, W.*
Esposito, A. M.*
Orazi, M.*
Scarpato, G.*
Editors: Calvari, Sonia; Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Sezione Catania, Catania, Italia
Inguaggiato, Salvatore; Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Sezione Palermo, Palermo, Italia
Puglisi, Giuseppe; Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Sezione Catania, Catania, Italia
Ripepe, Maurizio
Rosi, Mauro
Title: Seismological Insight on the Shallow Magma System
Publisher: AGU
Issue Date: 2008
ISBN: 978-0-87590-447-4
Keywords: Stromboli
Seismological monitoring
Abstract: We present an overview of the volcanic seismicity recorded at Stromboli from January to September 2003. The data set starts few weeks after the onset of the eruption and covers most of the effusive phase and the subsequent recovery of the explosive activity. The most important variations occurred between May and July coinciding with the waning of the lava flow and the reappearance of Strombolian activity at the summit craters. All the parameters indicate that the shallow magmatic system has not undergone permanent changes during this period. The only significant variation related to the shallow conduit is the increase in volcanic tremor amplitude and the change in the spectral content of long-period events during the transition between effusive and explosive activity. A slight increase in the very-long-period (VLP) events source elevation seems to mark the rise of the magma at the end of the effusive phase. The variations in the VLP events occurrence rate are more likely to be attributed to changes in the gas flow rate and the bubble coalescence mechanism, therefore, to a deeper portion of the magmatic system. The 5 April paroxysm is associated only with a small increase of the activity in the following days.
Appears in Collections:Book chapters
04.08.06. Volcano monitoring

Files in This Item:

File SizeFormatVisibility
MartiniEtAl_2008_7718.pdf1.8 MBAdobe PDFView/Open

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Share this record




Stumble it!



Valid XHTML 1.0! ICT Support, development & maintenance are provided by CINECA. Powered on DSpace Software. CINECA