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Volcanic activity worldwide 5 Jun 2020: Popocatépetl volcano, Semeru, Dukono, Reventador, Mauna Loa...

Friday Jun 05, 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  5 Jun 2020
Satellite image of Aso volcano on 5 Jun 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  5 Jun 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 5 Jun 2020
Satellite image of lava flows on the south and southeast flank from Semeru volcano (image: Sentinel 2)
Satellite image of lava flows on the south and southeast flank from Semeru volcano (image: Sentinel 2)
Middle part of Southwest Rift Zone at Mauna Loa volcano (image: HVO)
Middle part of Southwest Rift Zone at Mauna Loa volcano (image: HVO)
Incandescence from Reventador volcano on 3 June (image: IGEPN)
Incandescence from Reventador volcano on 3 June (image: IGEPN)
Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200605/1200Z FL060 STNR OBS VA DTG:05/1150Z

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20200605/1423Z OVER FL090 STNR OBS VA DTG:05/1410Z

Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): (5 Jun) Effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues.
A satellite image from 4 June shows that lava flows continue to be active on the south and southeast slopes of the volcano.
... [read more]

Dukono (Halmahera): (5 Jun) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL070 EST VA DTG:05/0600Z

Mauna Loa (Big Island, Hawai'i): (5 Jun) During the past week the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) recorded 65 small-magnitude earthquakes on the volcano's summit and upper-elevation flanks. Most of these earthquakes occurred at shallow depths of less than 8 km (~5 miles) below ground level. The largest earthquake was with magnitude M 3.2 event that occurred below the volcano's Southwest Rift Zone on 2 June.
Slow summit inflation continues to be detected by the GPS, consistent with magma supply to the volcano's shallow storage system.
... [read more]

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: FQT EM to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sangay (Ecuador): (5 Jun) 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: CONS VA EMS. to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA CLDS HAVE DISPD.
...5 Jun:
IGEPN reported that incandescence continues to be observed in the crater and caused avalanches of material, currently about 800 m long.
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington recorded at 18:10 local time yesterday continuous explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 15,000 ft (4,600 m) altitude and drifted W.
Source: Instituto Geofísico volcano activity update 5 June 2020

Sabancaya (Peru): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 and is moving at 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): (5 Jun) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: SPORADIC EMISSIONS

Volcano Activity Summary for 5 Jun 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): the activity of the volcano continues at moderately high; 11,500 ft ash column (updated 1 Jun 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): active lava flow on SE flank, frequent strombolian explosions at summit vent (updated 1 Jun 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): effusive eruption of the volcano continues (updated 3 Jun 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 3 Jun 2020)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 Jun 2020)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 2 Jun 2020)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 4 Jun 2020)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 2 Jun 2020)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): actively growing lava dome (updated 11 May 2020)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues (updated 5 Jun 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)
Cleveland (Aleutian Islands, Alaska): small explosion; the alert level raised to orange (updated 2 Jun 2020)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Jun 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 explosion yesterday (updated 2 Jun 2020)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Dec 2019)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Jun 2020)
Villarrica (Central Chile): Alert level raised to Orange (updated 30 Jan 2020)

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Tuesday, Jun 02, 2020
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 and is moving at 25 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Monday, Jun 01, 2020
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): (1 Jun) The effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues with little changes at moderately high levels. ... [more]

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