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Volcanic activity worldwide 3 Aug 2020: Fuego volcano, Popocatépetl, Reventador, Sangay, Sabancaya,...

Monday Aug 03, 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  3 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 3 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on  2 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 2 Aug 2020
Incandescence from Langila volcano visible from satellite on 27 July (image: Sentinel 2)
Incandescence from Langila volcano visible from satellite on 27 July (image: Sentinel 2)
An ash emissions from Kadovar volcano captured by satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
An ash emissions from Kadovar volcano captured by satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  3 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 3 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on  3 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 3 Aug 2020
Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NOT PROVIDED

Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): (2 Aug) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20200802/2215Z VA CLD UNKNOWN OBS VA DTG:02/2210Z

Langila (New Britain, Papua New Guinea): (3 Aug) On 2 August at 17:50 local time and 3 August at 05:40 local time Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin recorded first eruptions in 2020. The last explosive eruption occurred in December 2018.
Plume of ash rose to an altitude of 8,000 ft (2,400 m) and drifted NW.

Kadovar (Northeast of New Guinea): (3 Aug) Today at 13:16 local time Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin recorded continuous explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 4,000 ft (1,200 m) altitude and drifted NW.

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: VA OBS IN SAT. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Fuego (Guatemala): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows: ONCL LGT VA EMS AND SUMMIT HOTSPOT OBS IN STLT IMAGERY to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA CLDS HAVE DISP

Reventador (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows: OCNL VA CLDS OBS IN SUMMIT WEB CAM AND STLT IMAGERY to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Sabancaya (Peru): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSION to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Volcano Activity Summary for 3 Aug 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): increasing strombolian activity (updated 1 Aug 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 1 Aug 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): explosive eruption of the volcano continues (updated 3 Aug 2020)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): continuing ash emissions (updated 1 Aug 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)
Langila (New Britain, Papua New Guinea): new eruptions; first since Dec 2018 (updated 3 Aug 2020)
Manam (Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 10 Apr 2020)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (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): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Aug 2020)
Telica (Nicaragua): explosive activity continues (updated 1 Aug 2020)
Turrialba (Costa Rica): explosive activity continues (updated 17 Jul 2020)
Villarrica (Central Chile): moderate explosion (updated 29 Jul 2020)

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