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Volcanic activity worldwide 8 Aug 2020: Fuego volcano, Popocatépetl, Semeru, Dukono, Sinabung, Vill...

Sat, 8 Aug 2020, 21:00
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  8 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 8 Aug 2020
Explosive eruption from Sinabung volcano this night (image: @OysteinLAnderse/twitter)
Explosive eruption from Sinabung volcano this night (image: @OysteinLAnderse/twitter)
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on  7 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 7 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  8 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 8 Aug 2020
Ash deposits generated by explosion from Villarrica volcano (image: @volcanologiachl/twitter)
Ash deposits generated by explosion from Villarrica volcano (image: @volcanologiachl/twitter)
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 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:08/1720Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): According to PVMBG a moderate phreatic explosion occurred at 01:58 local time today. A grey and brown ash emissions rose 6,561 ft (2,000 m) above the summit and drifted east.
The second eruption occurred at 17:18 local time with plume of ash that rose 3,280 ft (1,000 m) above the summit.
... [read more]

Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): (8 Aug) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: VA REPORTED TO FL140 MOV N AT 07/2303Z OBS VA DTG:08/0000Z

Dukono (Halmahera): 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 5 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION EXTD W OBS AT 08/1930Z 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 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 .
The full report is as follows: NEW VA EMS. to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Fuego (Guatemala): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14500 ft (4400 m) altitude or flight level 145 .
The full report is as follows: NEW VA EMS. to 14500 ft (4400 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 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: PUFF EMISSIONS to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Villarrica (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: LGHT EMISSIONS
...8 Aug:
The activity of the volcano continues at moderate levels.
SERNAGEOMIN reported that the surveillance cameras observed moderate explosion at 15:22 local time yesterday. Plume of ash rose to an altitude of 11,000 ft (3,352 m) and drifted SE. Fresh ash deposits on the snow cover are visible generated by explosion.
... [read more]
Previous news
Fri, 7 Aug 2020, 21:00
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 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 5 kts in NE direction. ... read all
Thu, 6 Aug 2020, 21:00
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 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 10 kts in NE direction. ... read all
Wed, 5 Aug 2020, 21:00
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 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 10 kts in NE direction. ... read all
Tue, 4 Aug 2020, 21:00
Map of today's active volcanoes
Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NOT PROVIDED ... read all
Mon, 3 Aug 2020, 21:00
Map of today's active volcanoes
Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NOT PROVIDED ... read all

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