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Volcanic activity worldwide 12 May 2020: Fuego volcano, Popocatépetl, Semeru, Ibu, Dukono, Reventad...

Tuesday May 12, 2020 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Eruption from Ebeko volcano this morning (image: KVERT)
Eruption from Ebeko volcano this morning (image: KVERT)
Dukono volcano covered by clouds yesterday (image: PVMBG)
Dukono volcano covered by clouds yesterday (image: PVMBG)
Descending lava flows on SE flank from Sangay volcano (image: IGEPN)
Descending lava flows on SE flank from Sangay volcano (image: IGEPN)
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 12 May 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 12 May 2020
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (12 May) The activity of the volcano continues with intermittent small to moderately sized explosions and ash emissions.
On 10 May at 11:20 local time KVERT recorded an explosion that generated an ash plumes, which reached approx. 10,000 ft (3,048 m) altitude. The plumes were extended about 5 km to the east of the volcano.
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Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200512/1200Z FL060 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG:12/1150Z

Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): (12 May) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 .
The full report is as follows: VA TO FL070 MOV N OBS VA DTG:12/0510Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): (12 May) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows: VA TO FL140 MOV N OBS VA DTG:12/0505Z to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Dukono (Halmahera): (12 May) Today at 08:00 local time Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin recorded continuing emissions of gas, steam and white-gray ash from the active crater which reached approx. 7,000 ft (2,100 m) altitude. Volcanic ash is dispersed towards the northeast and causes ash fall onto the volcano's slopes.
The seismic station records 4 volcano-tectonic earthquakes.
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Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows: SINGLE DISCRETE VA EM. to 21000 ft (6400 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: SML DISCRETE VA EMS. 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 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows: LKLY CONTD VA EMS. to 21000 ft (6400 m)
...12 May:
IGEPN recorded explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that rose 4,822 ft (1,470 m) above the summit. Volcanic ash is dispersed towards the southwest and causes ash fall on the volcano's slopes.
Lava flows continue to be active on the south-eastern slopes of the volcano.
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Reventador (Ecuador): (11 May) 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 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 15 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ISOLATED PUFF OF VA
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