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Raikoke volcano
stratovolcano 551 m / 1,808 ft
Central Kuriles, Kuril Islands, 48.29°N / 153.25°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Raikoke volcano eruptions:
2019 June - ongoing, 1924, 1778, 1765
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Raikoke volcano news & activity updates:

Raikoke Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA FROM 20190621/1810Z ERUPTION to 38000 ft (11600 m)

Tuesday Jun 25, 2019 03:00 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 38000 ft (11600 m) altitude or flight level 380 and is moving at 20 kts in NNE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 02:53 UTC, 25/06/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20190625/0245Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: RAIKOKE 290250

PSN: N4818 E15315

AREA: KURIL ISLANDS

SUMMIT ELEV: 1808 FT [551 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/019

INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI

AVIATION COLOR CODE: YELLOW

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA FROM 20190621/1810Z ERUPTION

OBS VA DTG: 25/0245Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL380 N6357 W16740 - N5144 W17151 - N5706 E16610
- N6439 W17423 - N6357 W16740 MOV NNE 20KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/0845Z SFC/FL380 N6609 W15942 - N5512 W16217
- N5440 E16754 - N5759 E16450 - N6609 W15942.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 25/1445Z SFC/FL380 N6617 W15359 - N5656
W15805 - N5425 E16600 - N5824 E16206 - N6617 W15359.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 25/2045Z SFC/FL380 N6601 W15053 - N5619
W15352 - N5329 E16629 - N5820 E16122 - N6601 W15053 - N6601
W15053.

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190625/0845Z

BH JUN 2019 AAWU=

Previous news
Monday, Jun 24, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 38000 ft (11600 m) altitude or flight level 380 and is moving at 25 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Monday, Jun 24, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 38000 ft (11600 m) altitude or flight level 380 and is moving at 25 kts in NNE direction. ... [more]
Today's model of the ash plume from Raikoke over the northern Pacific (image: ESA)
Monday, Jun 24, 2019
Activity at the volcano continues: ash emissions are visible on satellite imagery, but they are less intense than the explosions during 21-22 June. ... [more]
Monday, Jun 24, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 40000 ft (12200 m) altitude or flight level 400 and is moving at 25 kts in NNW direction. ... [more]
Sunday, Jun 23, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 40000 ft (12200 m) altitude or flight level 400 and is moving at 25 kts in NE direction. ... [more]

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