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Volcanic activity worldwide 31 May 2020: Karymsky volcano, Klyuchevskoy, Popocatépetl, Semeru, Duko...

Sunday May 31, 2020 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS
Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 31 May 2020
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 31 May 2020
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 30 May 2020
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 30 May 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 31 May 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 31 May 2020
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: VA IS NOT IDENTIFIABLE IN SATELLITE IMAGERY.

Karymsky (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 and is moving at 30 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:31/1720Z to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20200531/1915Z FL150 EXTD SW REPORTED OBS VA DTG:31/2010Z

Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): (30 May) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: VA REPORTED TO FL130 AT 30/2249Z OBS VA DTG:30/2310Z

Dukono (Halmahera): (31 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 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 OBS VA DTG:31/0000Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows: VA EM AT 31/1628Z RPRTD BY MMEX. to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Sangay (Ecuador): (31 May) 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: LGT VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY to 19000 ft (5800 m)

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 .
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Volcano Activity Summary for 31 May 2020:

Currently erupting:

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 14 May 2020)
Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 26 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): Volcanic Ash Advisory (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 28 May 2020)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 20 May 2020)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): explosive activity continues; emissions to 14,000 ft (updated 27 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 29 May 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 27 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): phreatic eruptions this week (updated 28 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)

Previous news
Saturday, May 30, 2020
Map of today's active volcanoes
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): (30 May) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 and is moving at 15 kts in SSE direction. ... read all
Friday, May 29, 2020
Map of today's active volcanoes
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): 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 . ... read all
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Map of today's active volcanoes
Reykjanes (Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)): (28 May) The Icelandic Met Office (IMO) reported that the seismic activity has decreased on Reykjanes peninsula in recent weeks. During the past week (20-27 May) around 120 earthquakes were located there, fewer than in the previous week when they were just more than 200. The largest earthquake was recorded with magnitude M 2.1. ... read all
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Map of today's active volcanoes
Karymsky (Kamchatka): (27 May) KVERT reported that moderate explosion at 17:20 local time are being observed. Emissions of steam and ash were generated by the explosion which reached approx. 23,000 ft (7,000 m) altitude and drifted E-NE. ... read all

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