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Chikurachki Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 24/0520Z to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Fri, 24 Jun 2022, 06:15
06:15 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 and is moving at 15 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 06:00 UTC, 24/06/22 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20220624/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: CHIKURACHKI 290360
PSN: N5019 E15528
AREA: KURIL ISLANDS
SUMMIT ELEV: 1781M
ADVISORY NR: 2022/13
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 24/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5021 E15526 - N5106 E15655 - N5043 E15736 -
N5000 E15749 - N4956 E15717 - N5034 E15638 - N5018 E15528 MOV E 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/1120Z SFC/FL180 N5057 E15830 - N4858 E15937 -
N4909 E15800 - N5008 E15727 - N5016 E15527 - N5054 E15619
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 24/1720Z SFC/FL180 N4813 E16114 - N4903 E15836 -

N5114 E15658 - N5008 E15527 - N5203 E15613 - N5058 E15935
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: SOME PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20220624/1200Z=

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Thu, 23 Jun 2022, 10:26

Chikurachki volcano (Paramushir Island, Russia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 22 June-28 June 2022 (New Activity / Unrest)

KVERT reported that a thermal anomaly over Chikurachki was identified on 21 June and an explosive eruption occurred on 24 June. Explosions recorded during 0730-2100 on 24 June (local time) produced ash plumes that rose to 4.5 km (14,800 ft) a.s.l. A 14 x 30 km ash cloud was visible in satellite images at 0850 drifting 25 km SE, prompting KVERT to raise the Aviation Color Code to Orange (the second highest level on a four-color scale). ... Read all
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Satellite image of Chikurachki volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Satellite image of Chikurachki volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Chikurachki volcano
stratovolcano 1816 m / 5,958 ft
Paramushir Island (Kuril Islands), 50.33°N / 155.46°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) Chikurachki volcano eruptions:
2022, 2016, 2015, 2008, 2007, 2005, 2003, 2002, 1986, 1973, 1964, 1961, 1958, 1853-59
Typical eruption style
strombolian & effusive
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