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Volcanic activity worldwide 10 Sep 2020: Semeru volcano, Reventador, Sangay, Sakurajima, Sabancaya

Thursday Sep 10, 2020 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS
Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Glow and emissions of gas from Sakurajima volcano today (image: Sakurajima)
Glow and emissions of gas from Sakurajima volcano today (image: Sakurajima)
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 10 Sep 2020
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 10 Sep 2020
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 10 Sep 2020
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 10 Sep 2020
Ash column from Sabancaya volcano generated yesterday (image: INGEMMET)
Ash column from Sabancaya volcano generated yesterday (image: INGEMMET)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): (10 Sep) Visible glow at night, as can be seen in the image, and near-constant emissions of gas and small amounts of ash suggest continued rise of fresh magma probably accumulating as a lava dome in the inner summit crater.
The warning bulletin states that ballistic impacts of volcanic bombs and pyroclastic flows could affect an area of about 2 km distance from the main crater.

Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 .
The full report is as follows: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL130 MOV NW OBS AT 10/1830Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Sangay (Ecuador): 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: VA/GASES SEEN IN SAT. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): 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: VA RPRTD IN VONA AT 1558Z BY WEBCAM 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 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 .
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT VA PUFFS to 25000 ft (7600 m)
...10 Sep:
The activity of the volcano continues at moderate to high levels.
The Instituto Geofísico del Perú (IGP) reported that the seismicity at the volcano has increased over the past week. The seismic instruments detected 2 208 volcano-tectonic earthquakes related to rock fracturing and flux of magma rising within the volcano. Earthquakes were located mainly north, northwest and northeast within a range M 2.4 and M 3.9 at 8 km depth.
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Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 . ... read all
Sunday, Sep 06, 2020
Map of today's active volcanoes
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 10 kts in W direction. ... read all

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