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Summary of world-wide volcanic activity 30 May - 5 June 2012

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The new Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report is summarized as follows:

-- new activity ---

Fuego (Guatemala): strong strombolian activity, lava flows, lahars
Galeras (Colombia): ash venting
Manam (Manam Island, Papua New Guinea): strombolian activiy, lava fountains on 30 May
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): ash venting with plumes up to 1 km height, intense steaming

--- ongoing activity ---

Batu Tara (Sunda Islands, Indonesia): occasional ash eruptions reaching 2 km altitude
Cleveland (Aleutians): possible small explosion on 4 June
Karmysky (Kamchatka): thermal anomaly visible on satellite data
Kilauea (Hawaii): lava lakes in Pu'u 'O'o and Halema'uma'u crater, lava flows on pali and coastal flat
Popocat├ępetl (Mexico): ash venting and explosions, ash columns rising up to 2 km, incandescent tephra ejected occasionally
Rabaul (Papua New Guinea): steaming, occasional volcanic earthquakes
Sakurajima (Japan): moderate vulcanian explosions (1-3 per day), ash plumes to 3.4 km height
Sangay (Ecuador): occasional ash eruptions
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): strong intermittent explosive activity, large ash plumes up to 8-9 km altitude, lava dome growth
Tungurahua (Ecuador): ash venting and intermittent explosions, lahars
Ulawun (New Britain, Papua New Guinea): steaming, weak ash emissions
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