Volcanic activity worldwide 23 May 2020: Fuego volcano, Klyuchevskoy, Popocatépetl, Reventador, San...

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Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Klyuchevskoy volcano on 22 May 2020
Satellite image of Klyuchevskoy volcano on 22 May 2020
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on 22 May 2020
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on 22 May 2020
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 23 May 2020
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 23 May 2020
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): (22 May) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: ERUPTION AT 20200522/2010Z FL230 EXTD S-SE REPORTED to 23000 ft (7000 m)

Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (22 May) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20200522/1811Z FL120 EXTD S-SE REPORTED

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200523/1200Z FL050 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG:23/1150Z

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): (23 May) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTED AT 20200523/0454Z FL100 EXTD W OBS VA DTG:23/0450Z

Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20200523/1115Z VA CLD UNKNOWN OBS VA DTG:23/1110Z

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): 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: SML VA EM AT 1139Z. to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Fuego (Guatemala): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 .
The full report is as follows: DISCRETE VA EM. to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Sangay (Ecuador): (23 May) 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 .
The full report is as follows: NEW VA EM. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): (23 May) 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: LGT VA EMS to 15000 ft (4600 m)

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 15 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSIONS to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: SPORADIC AND WEAK EMISSIONS

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