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Michael volcano
Stratovolcano 990 m / 3,248 ft
United Kingdom, South Sandwich Is, -57.78°S / -26.45°W
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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Michael volcano eruptions:
2016 (?), 2015, 2008 (?), 2006, 2001-03, 1995-98, 1823 (?), 1819
Typical eruption style:
lava lake formation in summit crater
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News & updates from Michael volcano:

Michael Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 5000 ft (1500 m)

Saturday Apr 06, 2019 14:45 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Michael volcano on  6 Apr 2019
Satellite image of Michael volcano on 6 Apr 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 5000 ft (1500 m) altitude or flight level 050 and is moving at 25 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG03 at 14:36 UTC, 06/04/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190406/1440Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: MICHAEL 390090
PSN: S5747 W02627

AREA: ANTARCTICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 3248 FT [990 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/007

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 06/1340Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL050 S5619 W02742 - S5747 W02626
- S5623 W02758 - S5619 W02742 MOV NW 25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/1930Z SFC/FL050 S5616 W02911
- S5708 W02753 - S5747 W02628 - S5708 W02813 -
S5620 W02943 - S5616 W02911

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/0130Z SFC/FL050 S5644
W03041 - S5728 W02813 - S5744 W02631 - S5733
W02819 - S5651 W03111 - S5644 W03041

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/0730Z SFC/FL050 S5744
W02635 - S5802 W02829 - S5809 W03154 - S5753
W03207 - S5756 W02834 - S5744 W02635

RMK: THIN VA PLUME IS DETECTED IN MULTISPECTRAL
SATELLITE IMAGERY. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190406/2040Z=

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