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Chikurachki Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 30/2320Z to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Fri, 1 Jul 2022, 00:15
00:15 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 10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 01/07/22 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20220701/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: CHIKURACHKI 290360
PSN: N5019 E15528
AREA: KURIL ISLANDS
SUMMIT ELEV: 1781M
ADVISORY NR: 2022/19
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 KVERT UHPP
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 30/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5022 E15530 - N4948 E15559 - N4914 E15456 -
N4930 E15411 - N4942 E15426 - N4948 E15521 - N5019 E15525 MOV S 10KT

SFC/FL150 N5010 E15108 - N5011 E15139 - N4936 E15200 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/0520Z SFC/FL170 N4835 E15702 - N4812 E15544 -
N4843 E15419 - N4926 E15439 - N4929 E15550 - N5021 E15526 - N4935
E15710 SFC/FL170 N5014 E15243 - N4915 E15239 - N4947 E15139 - N5024
E15208
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/1120Z SFC/FL160 N4938 E15812 - N4808 E15940 -

N4706 E15643 - N4840 E15454 - N4914 E15656 - N5015 E15528
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20220701/0600Z=

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Wed, 29 Jun 2022, 21:57

Chikurachki (Russia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 22 June-28 June 2022 (NEW)

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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