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Volcanic activity worldwide 7 Apr 2020: Fuego volcano, Klyuchevskoy, Popocatépetl, Ibu, Dukono, Rev...

Tuesday Apr 07, 2020 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Strong strombolian activity at Klyuchevskoy last night (image: KVERT webcam)
Strong strombolian activity at Klyuchevskoy last night (image: KVERT webcam)
Flying over Aso volcano´s crater on 24 March (image: @Shérine/twitter)
Flying over Aso volcano´s crater on 24 March (image: @Shérine/twitter)
Satellite image of Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano on  7 Apr 2020
Satellite image of Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano on 7 Apr 2020
An explosion from Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano yesterday (image: @VolcanoYT/twitter)
An explosion from Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano yesterday (image: @VolcanoYT/twitter)
Glow from Sakurajima volcano (image: JMA)
Glow from Sakurajima volcano (image: JMA)
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): The activity of the volcano has increased during the past weeks. At the summit crater, near-continuous and sometimes vigorous strombolian activity can be seen on webcam images.
Associated ash emissions reached up to approx. 1 km height above the summit, i.e. to 20,000 ft (6 km) altitude, and drifted mostly in easterly directions.
... [read more]

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200407/1800Z FL050 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG:07/1750Z
...7 Apr:
The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) reported that explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant grey-white plumes rose 3,280 ft (1000 m) above the summit crater.
The seismic station records low internal tremor. The number of volcano-tectonic earthquakes continues at high levels.
... [read more]

Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200407/1800Z FL030 EXTD S OBS VA DTG:07/1750Z
...7 Apr:
The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) recorded two eruptions at Shindake crater on 5 and 6 April.
An ash plumes rose 2,952 ft (900 m) above the summit crater.
... [read more]

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): (7 Apr) The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) reported during 2-6 Apr 2020 15 explosions that occured at the Minamidake summit crater.
Blocks were ejected as far as 1,968 ft-2,952 ft (600 m-900 m) away from Minamidake summit crater. Ash plumes reached 12,460 ft (3,800 m) altitude.
... [read more]

Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): (7 Apr) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows: DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS OBS TO FL060 AT 06/2330Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Dukono (Halmahera): (6 Apr) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL060 OBS AT 06/2220Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMS HAVE DISP

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: FRQ DISCRETE VA EM to 15000 ft (4600 m)

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: VA CLDS OBS IN VIS STLT IMAGERY to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA CLDS HAVE DISP

Sabancaya (Peru): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 and is moving at 5 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 21000 ft (6400 m)
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Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (3 Apr) KVERT recorded an explosions that generated an ash plumes, which reached approx. 6,000 ft (1,828 m) altitude and drifted E and NE. ... [more]

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