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Volcanic activity worldwide 8 Oct 2020: Etna volcano, Fuego, Klyuchevskoy, Popocatépetl, Semeru, Re...

Thu, 8 Oct 2020, 21:00
21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS
Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Strombolian activity from Etna volcano yesterday (image: @etnaboris/twitter)
Strombolian activity from Etna volcano yesterday (image: @etnaboris/twitter)
Glow from Klyuchevskoy volcano on 7 October (image: KVERT)
Glow from Klyuchevskoy volcano on 7 October (image: KVERT)
Satellite image of Kadovar volcano on  8 Oct 2020
Satellite image of Kadovar volcano on 8 Oct 2020
Etna (Sicily, Italy): (8 Oct) The activity of the volcano continues at elevated levels due to ongoing strong strombolian activity from the New SE crater.
On 7 October at 06:35 local time INGV recorded strong strombolian eruption associated with scoria ejected from the crater and an ash plume that reached 15,000 ft (4,600 m) altitude. Volcanic ash is dispersed towards the east-southeast and causes moderate ash fall on the volcano's slopes.
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Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 and is moving at 30 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:08/1720Z to 18000 ft (5500 m)
...8 Oct:
The effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano has remained essentially unchanged at moderate levels due to ongoing strombolian activity from the summit vent. Emissions of gas and steam plumes with minor ash content occurred.
The lava flow along the Apakhonchich chute on the southeast flank remains active.
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Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): (8 Oct) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20201008/0255Z OVER FL050 EXTD SW OBS VA DTG:08/0240Z

Kadovar (Northeast of New Guinea): (8 Oct) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 .
The full report is as follows: DISCRETE VA ERUPTION TO FL060 MOV N OBS AT 08/0620Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): (8 Oct) 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 VA ERUPTION TO FL130 MOV SE OBS AT 07/2330Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Mild explosive activity continues from the volcano. The Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington reported intermittent emissions of volcanic ash plumes.
The full report is as follows: sporadic emissions of volcanic ash

Fuego (Guatemala): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 .
The full report is as follows: CONS DISCRETE VA EMS. to 15000 ft (4600 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: PSBL VA CLD EMS. 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 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 .
The full report is as follows: INTMT VA CLD EMS. to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: UNABLE TO DETECT
Previous news
Tue, 6 Oct 2020, 21:00
Map of today's active volcanoes
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 29000 ft (8800 m) altitude or flight level 290 and is moving at 25 kts in SE direction. ... read all
Mon, 5 Oct 2020, 21:00
Map of today's active volcanoes
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): (5 Oct) Explosive eruption of the volcano continues at fluctuating intensity characterized by sporadic ash explosions. ... read all

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