Maps and diagrams

Active lava flows on 30. December 2002 at 11h30 local time (red) and on 31. December 2002 (purple). Drawn after maps published by INGV-Catania.

Landslides which descended from Sciara del Fuoco on 30. December 2002 at 13:15 and 13:22. Drawn after maps published by INGV-Catania.

Illustration showing the spreading tsunami after the landslides entered the sea. Note that the drawing is not a computer simulation but only an estimation of how the waves might have propagated.