Volcanic activity worldwide 25 May 2020: Pacaya volcano, Fuego, Karymsky, Klyuchevskoy, Popocatépet...

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Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Klyuchevskoy volcano on 25 May 2020
Satellite image of Klyuchevskoy volcano on 25 May 2020
Thermal anomaly visible at Karymsky volcano from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Thermal anomaly visible at Karymsky volcano from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on 24 May 2020
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on 24 May 2020
Satellite image of Aso volcano on 25 May 2020
Satellite image of Aso volcano on 25 May 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 25 May 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 25 May 2020
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 24 May 2020
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 24 May 2020
Lava flow on NE flank from Pacaya volcano visible from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Lava flow on NE flank from Pacaya volcano visible from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Lava flow in Seca direction from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Lava flow in Seca direction from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 24 May 2020
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 24 May 2020
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20200525/2010Z FL220 EXTD SE REPORTED OBS VA DTG:25/2010Z

Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: VA IS NOT IDENTIFIABLE IN SATELLITE IMAGERY.
...25 May:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo recorded an ash plume that reached 17,000 ft (5,200 m) altitude and drifted E.
Thermal anomaly was observed in satellite images.

Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (24 May) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20200524/2110Z FL120 EXTD SE REPORTED OBS VA DTG:24/2100Z

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): (25 May) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200525/0000Z OVER FL050 EXTD

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTED AT 20200525/1930Z FL080 EXTD E OBS VA DTG:25/1920Z

Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): (24 May) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: VA REPORTED TO FL140 AT 24/2236Z OBS VA DTG:24/2300Z

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 .
The full report is as follows: VA EM OBS IN STLT. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Pacaya (Guatemala): (25 May) A satellite image from 24 May shows a formation of lava flow on the northeast flank, currently about 300 m.
Strombolian activity continues to be observed from the Mackenney summit crater with incandescent material thrown to an approx. height of 25-50 meters.
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Fuego (Guatemala): (25 May) A satellite image from 24 May shows a 100 m lava flow on the western flank in Seca direction.
INSIVUMEH recorded weak to moderate strombolian-type explosions at regular intervals of 6 to 8 per hour that generated a grey ash plume which reached approx. 14,763 ft-15,420 ft (4,500 m-4,700 m) altitude. The plumes drifted towards the north and northeast direction.
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Sabancaya (Peru): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 25 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows: INTEMITTENT EMISSION OF VA to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): (24 May) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: PSBL VA EMISSION

Volcano Activity Summary for 25 May 2020:

Currently erupting:

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 14 May 2020)
Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 12 May 2020)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 12 May 2020)
Erebus (Antarctica): active lava lake in summit crater (updated 8 Dec 2014)
Erta Ale (Danakil depression, Ethiopia): new fissure vent on lower ESE flank with new lava flows (updated 19 Aug 2019)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): strombolian activity continues (updated 22 May 2020)
Fuego (Guatemala): continuing lava flows (updated 25 May 2020)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 18 May 2020)
Karangetang (Siau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 2 Apr 2020)
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 20 May 2020)
Masaya (Nicaragua): minor ashfall (updated 24 Oct 2019)
Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia): intermittent vulcanian explosions, slow lava dome growth with incandescent avalanches in summit crater (updated 4 May 2020)
Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan): effusion of lava flows from summit vent, reaching the sea (updated 29 Jan 2020)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): new vent on crater floor (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Pacaya (Guatemala): strombolian activity continues (updated 25 May 2020)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 May 2020)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 30 Apr 2020)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 20 May 2020)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 20 May 2020)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 12 May 2020)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): actively growing lava dome (updated 11 May 2020)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 18 May 2020)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 25 Mar 2020)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): lava overflow on Sciara del Fuoco, frequent strombolian explosions (updated 15 Apr 2020)
Yasur (Tanna Island, Vanuatu): minor ash emissions (updated 21 May 2020)

Eruption warning / minor activity:

Barren Island (Indian Ocean): mild explosive activity from summit cone (updated 6 Nov 2019)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 25 May 2020)
Kerinci (Sumatra): activity resumes (updated 16 Apr 2020)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 May 2020)
Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 May 2020)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): explosive activity continues (updated 1 May 2020)
Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 19 May 2020)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): the eruption continues (updated 12 Nov 2019)
Rincón de la Vieja (Costa Rica): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 6 May 2020)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Dec 2019)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 May 2020)
Villarrica (Central Chile): Alert level raised to Orange (updated 30 Jan 2020)

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