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Volcanic activity worldwide 4 Jun 2020: Popocatépetl volcano, Ijen, Dukono, Sangay, Sakurajima, Nev...

Thursday Jun 04, 2020 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Aso volcano on  4 Jun 2020
Satellite image of Aso volcano on 4 Jun 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  4 Jun 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 4 Jun 2020
Glow generated by incandescent material from Sakurajima volcano today (image: @VolcanoYTz/twitter)
Glow generated by incandescent material from Sakurajima volcano today (image: @VolcanoYTz/twitter)
Crater lake at Ijen volcano (image: @lubihph/twitter)
Crater lake at Ijen volcano (image: @lubihph/twitter)
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  4 Jun 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 4 Jun 2020
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on  4 Jun 2020
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 4 Jun 2020
Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200604/1800Z FL060 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG:04/1750Z

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20200604/1630Z OVER FL110 STNR OBS VA DTG:04/1610Z
...4 Jun:
The activity of the volcano continues at moderate to high levels. Another powerful explosion occurred this night at 03:00 local time that generated a dense dark ash plume, which reached approx. 9,000 ft (2,743 m) altitude and drifted E.
Incandescent material is ejected above the crater that caused avalanches of material and glow over the summit.
The warning bulletin states that ballistic impacts of volcanic bombs and pyroclastic flows could affect an area of about 2 km distance from the main crater.

Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTED AT 20200604/1540Z FL060 EXTD E OBS VA DTG:04/1540Z

Ijen (East Java, Indonesia): (4 Jun) PVMBG reported that on 29 May a gas explosion at Ijen generated a plume that rose 820-1,640 ft (250-500 m) above the surface of the lake.
According to news articles two sulfur miners heard the explosion from under the water at 12:30 local time, which created 3 m high waves in the lake. The miners ran but one tripped and fell into the lake. Search efforts were unsuccessful after three hours and, due to weather conditions and an increased amount of gas in the crater area, had to be suspended.
... [read more]

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL070 EXT SW EST VA DTG:04/1800Z

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: CONTG LGT VA EMS to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Sangay (Ecuador): 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 CLD OBS IN SAT to 20000 ft (6100 m)

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 45 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS OF VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

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