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Volcanic activity worldwide 2 Sep 2020: Popocatépetl volcano, Dukono, Reventador, Sangay, Nevados d...

Wednesday Sep 02, 2020 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS
Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Glow at Suwanosejima volcano (image: JMA)
Glow at Suwanosejima volcano (image: JMA)
Lava flow and gas content from Nevados de Chillán volcano on 31 August (image: SERNAGEOMIN)
Lava flow and gas content from Nevados de Chillán volcano on 31 August (image: SERNAGEOMIN)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (2 Sep) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20200902/0013Z FL120 EXTD SE REPORTED OBS VA DTG:02/0110Z

Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): (2 Sep) Explosive eruption of the volcano continues characterized by near-constant ash emissions.
Plume of ash rose to an altitude of 6,000 ft (1,828 m) and drifted W.
... [read more]

Dukono (Halmahera): (1 Sep) 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 .
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA OBS TO FL070 MOV W AT 01/2300Z 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 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows: CONS 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 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows: VA CLDS AND SUMMIT HOTSPOT OBS IN EARLIER STLT IMAGERY to 21000 ft (6400 m)

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 and is moving at 5-10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows: CONT LGT VA EMS OBS 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 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT PULSES OF VA to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): SERNAGEOMIN reported that effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues producing small emissions of gas that rose 3,280 ft (1,000 m) above the summit.
Viscous lava flow continues to be active on the north slopes of the volcano.
Source: Servicio Nacional de Geología y Minería de Chile volcano activity update 2 September 2020

Volcano Activity Summary for 2 Sep 2020:

Currently erupting:

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Aug 2020)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Aug 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): strombolian activity of the volcano continues at fluctuating intensity (updated 30 Aug 2020)
Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 31 Aug 2020)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 12 Aug 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): continuing lava flow (updated 2 Sep 2020)
Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 21 Aug 2020)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): new vent on crater floor (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Pacaya (Guatemala): effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues; two lava flows (updated 31 Aug 2020)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Aug 2020)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Aug 2020)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 30 Aug 2020)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): occasional small explosions (updated 28 Aug 2020)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Aug 2020)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): incandescent avalanches (updated 23 Aug 2020)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 4 Aug 2020)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 15 Jun 2020)
Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): elevated activity continues (updated 31 Aug 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 27 Aug 2020)

Eruption warning / minor activity:

Barren Island (Indian Ocean): mild explosive activity from summit cone (updated 6 Nov 2019)
Kadovar (Northeast of New Guinea): sporadic ash emissions (updated 29 Aug 2020)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): continuing ash emissions (updated 1 Aug 2020)
Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Apr 2020)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 May 2020)
Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): increased seismic activity (updated 5 Aug 2020)
Langila (New Britain, Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 3 Aug 2020)
Manam (Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 20 Aug 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): low-level eruptive activity continues (updated 25 Aug 2020)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): activity remains unchanged; emissions to 10,000 ft (updated 10 Jun 2020)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): glow visible at night (updated 2 Sep 2020)
Telica (Nicaragua): activity resumes (updated 6 Aug 2020)
Turrialba (Costa Rica): low-level eruptive activity continues (updated 6 Aug 2020)
Villarrica (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 Aug 2020)

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Dukono (Halmahera): (1 Sep) 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 . ... read all
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Map of today's active volcanoes
Etna (Sicily, Italy): INGV reported that near-constant strombolian activity from the saddle vent of the New SE crater continues. ... read all

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