White Island has remained quiet overnight following
yesterday's eruption, GeoNet says.
Duty volcanologist Nico Fournier said the activity remained
at a low level, similar to that following yesterday's
There was still potential for further eruptions that may
occur without warning, he said.
The small eruption at 10.23am yesterday lasted for about 10
minutes, and produced a 4km-high plume of steam visible from
Bay of Plenty.
The island's volcanic alert level remains at 2, which
indicates minor eruptive activity, and the aviation colour
code is orange, down from red yesterday.