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Volcanic activity worldwide 29 Jul 2020: Fuego volcano, Karymsky, Popocatépetl, Dukono, Reventador,...

Wednesday Jul 29, 2020 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS
Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 29 Jul 2020
Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 29 Jul 2020
Incandescence continues to be observed in the crater at Fuego volcano (image: Sentinel 2)
Incandescence continues to be observed in the crater at Fuego volcano (image: Sentinel 2)
Villarica volcano on 25 July (image: @AngaritaV/twitter)
Villarica volcano on 25 July (image: @AngaritaV/twitter)
Two lava flows from Nevados de Chillán volcano (image: @volcanologiachl/twitter)
Two lava flows from Nevados de Chillán volcano (image: @volcanologiachl/twitter)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: VA IS NOT IDENTIFIABLE IN SATELLITE IMAGERY.

Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20200729/1930Z FL120 EXTD SE REPORTED OBS VA DTG:29/2010Z

Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:29/1720Z to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Dukono (Halmahera): (29 Jul) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EST VA DTG:29/0650Z

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: CONS VA EMS. to 20000 ft (6100 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: OCNL VA EMS. to 16000 ft (4900 m)
...29 Jul:
INSIVUMEH recorded weak to moderate strombolian-type explosions at regular intervals of 5 to 9 per hour that generated a grey ash plume which reached approx. 14,436-15,748 ft (4,400-4,800 m) altitude and drifted SW.
Incandescent material is ejected to an approximate height of 100 to 200 meters above the crater with weak to moderate avalanches of material towards the Seca, Taniluya, Ceniza, Trinidad and Las Lajas direction.
... [read more]

Telica (Nicaragua): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 5000 ft (1500 m) altitude or flight level 050 .
The full report is as follows: VA EMS SEEN IN WEB CAM to 5000 ft (1500 m)

Sangay (Ecuador): 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 and is moving at 25-30 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows: INTMT VA CLD EMS. to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA NOT SEEN IN SAT OR WEB CAM

Sabancaya (Peru): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 23000 ft (7000 m)

Villarrica (Central Chile): (29 Jul) On 25 July SERNAGEOMIN reported that moderate explosion occurred at 18:07 local time associated with volcano-tectonic earthquake.
Fresh ash deposits are visible generated by explosion.
Source: Servicio Nacional de Geología y Minería de Chile volcano activity update 29 July 2020

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: SPORADIC STEAM EMISSIONS
...29 Jul:
A satellite image from 27 July shows that the second viscous lava flow has started to descend on the northwestern flank.

Volcano Activity Summary for 29 Jul 2020:

Currently erupting:

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Jun 2020)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 21 Jul 2020)
Erebus (Antarctica): active lava lake in summit crater (updated 8 Dec 2014)
Erta Ale (Danakil depression, Ethiopia): active lava lake in the summit crater (updated 19 Jun 2020)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): weak to intermittent strombolian activity continues (updated 27 Jul 2020)
Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Jul 2020)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Jun 2020)
Karangetang (Siau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 2 Apr 2020)
Masaya (Nicaragua): minor ashfall (updated 24 Oct 2019)
Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia): emissions to 20,000 ft (updated 21 Jun 2020)
Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Jul 2020)
Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Jul 2020)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): new vent on crater floor (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Pacaya (Guatemala): increasing strombolian activity (updated 23 Jul 2020)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 27 Jul 2020)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 24 Jul 2020)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 30 Jun 2020)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 Jun 2020)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 3 Jul 2020)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): increasing activity (updated 16 Jul 2020)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 9 Jul 2020)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 15 Jun 2020)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): lava overflow on Sciara del Fuoco, frequent strombolian explosions (updated 19 Jul 2020)
Yasur (Tanna Island, Vanuatu): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 21 May 2020)

Eruption warning / minor activity:

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Jun 2020)
Barren Island (Indian Ocean): mild explosive activity from summit cone (updated 6 Nov 2019)
Kadovar (Northeast of New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 10 Jul 2020)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Jul 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 eruption of the volcano continues (updated 22 Jul 2020)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): the eruption continues (updated 12 Nov 2019)
Raung (East Java): Volcanic Alert Level raised to Orange; increased seismic activity (updated 21 Jul 2020)
Rincón de la Vieja (Costa Rica): phreatic explosion yesterday (updated 2 Jun 2020)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): activity remains unchanged; emissions to 10,000 ft (updated 10 Jun 2020)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): explosive activity continues (updated 27 Jul 2020)
Telica (Nicaragua): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 Jul 2020)
Turrialba (Costa Rica): explosive activity continues (updated 17 Jul 2020)
Villarrica (Central Chile): moderate explosion (updated 29 Jul 2020)

Previous news
Tuesday, Jul 28, 2020
Map of today's active volcanoes
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 and is moving at 15 kts in S direction. ... read all
Monday, Jul 27, 2020
Map of today's active volcanoes
Etna (Sicily, Italy): (27 Jul) INGV reported that explosive activity at the volcano producing ash emissions and weak to intermittent strombolian-type explosions at regular intervals of 1 to 3 per day. Explosions are generated from Saddle vent located between the old and new cones of the Southeast crater. ... read all
Saturday, Jul 25, 2020
Map of today's active volcanoes
Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan): 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 15 kts in NE direction. ... read all
Friday, Jul 24, 2020
Map of today's active volcanoes
Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 15 kts in NW direction. ... read all

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