1763 Etna eruption – Mt. Nuovo crater

1763 Etna eruption (6 February to 15 March 1763). Eruption on the western flank, forming the two cones Monte Mezza Luna and Monte Nuovo. Tanguy (1981) states that Monte Mezza Luna is older than 1763. Lava volume: 15 x 106 m3; tephra volume: 2 x 106 m3