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Volcanic activity worldwide 24 Mar 2020: Fuego volcano, Popocatépetl, Dukono, Reventador, Sangay, S...

Tuesday Mar 24, 2020 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
An ash plume from Aso volcano on 17 March (image: Sentinel 2)
An ash plume from Aso volcano on 17 March (image: Sentinel 2)
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 24 Mar 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 24 Mar 2020
Canlaon volcano from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Canlaon volcano from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 24 Mar 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 24 Mar 2020
Strombolian explosion from Fuego volcano (image: INSIVUMEH)
Strombolian explosion from Fuego volcano (image: INSIVUMEH)
Incandescence and ash plume from Sangay volcano from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Incandescence and ash plume from Sangay volcano from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Explosion from Reventador volcano (image: La Hora Ecuador twitter)
Explosion from Reventador volcano (image: La Hora Ecuador twitter)
Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200324/1800Z FL070 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG:24/1750Z
...24 Mar:
The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) reported that explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant grey-white plumes rose 2,624 ft (800 m) above the summit crater.
The seismic station records low internal tremor. The number of volcano-tectonic earthquakes continues at high levels.
... [read more]

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): (24 Mar) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20200324/0015Z FL070 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG:23/2350Z

Canlaon (Central Philippines): (24 Mar) PHIVOLCS recorded 2 volcano-tectonic earthquakes beneath the volcano over the past 24 hours.
Sulfur dioxide (SO2) emissions reached to a 67 tonnes/day.
... [read more]

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: VA REPORTED TO FL050 AT 24/0931Z EST VA DTG:24/0945Z

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 and is moving at 10-15 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows: ONGOING VA EMS. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Fuego (Guatemala): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 .
The full report is as follows: VA EMS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY AT 1030Z to 15000 ft (4600 m)
...24 Mar:
INSIVUMEH recorded 6-8 minor to moderate strombolian-type explosions per hour that generated a grey ash plume which reached approx. 14,435 ft-14,765 ft (4,400 m-4,700 m) altitude. The plumes drifted towards the southwest direction.
Incandescence material is ejected to an approximate height of 300 m-400 m above the crater with strong avalanches.
... [read more]

Sangay (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 .
The full report is as follows: SUMMIT HOTSPOT OBS IN STLT IMAGERY to 19000 ft (5800 m)
...24 Mar:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington recorded explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 19,000 ft (5,800 m) altitude.

Reventador (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 .
The full report is as follows: LIGHT VA CLD OBS IN STLT IMAGERY AT 1450Z to 18000 ft (5500 m)
...24 Mar:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington recorded explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 16,000 ft (4,900 m) altitude.

Sabancaya (Peru): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC EMISSIONS to 26000 ft (7900 m)
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Monday, Mar 23, 2020
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Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): (23 Mar) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 and is moving at 50 kts in NE direction. ... read all
Saturday, Mar 21, 2020
Map of today's active volcanoes
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): The Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo reported that explosive strombolian activity continues from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 23,000 ft (7,000 m) altitude and drifted E. ... read all
Friday, Mar 20, 2020
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Reykjanes (Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)): (20 Mar) The Icelandic Meteorological Office (IMO) report that the inflation and associated uplift that occurred around Mt Thorbjorn volcano in January-February has started again. The deformation is occurring in the same location as before, but at a slower rate. The uplift started in January but paused temporarily at the end of February. The IMO suggest that since the beginning of March, the uplift is about 20 mm. The deformation is believed to be caused by continued magma accumulation at depth. The head of the National Hazard Monitoring Group at the IMO explains that these events doesn’t not guarantee that there will be an eruption any time soon. ... read all

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