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Volcanic activity worldwide 9 Oct 2020: Pacaya volcano, Fuego, Karymsky, Klyuchevskoy, Ibu, Dukono, ...

Fri, 9 Oct 2020, 21:00
21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS
Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on  9 Oct 2020
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 9 Oct 2020
Seismic progress at Slamet volcano during the past 9 months (image: PVMBG)
Seismic progress at Slamet volcano during the past 9 months (image: PVMBG)
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  8 Oct 2020
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 8 Oct 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  8 Oct 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 8 Oct 2020
Strombolian activity at Pacaya volcano tonight (image: @ConredGuatemala/twitter)
Strombolian activity at Pacaya volcano tonight (image: @ConredGuatemala/twitter)
Ash column from Telica volcano on 7 October (image: @100noticiasni/twitter)
Ash column from Telica volcano on 7 October (image: @100noticiasni/twitter)
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 .
The full report is as follows: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:09/1720Z to 18000 ft (5500 m)

Karymsky (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: VA AT 20201009/1150Z FL060 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG:09/1150Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Slamet (Central Java): (9 Oct) PVMBG reported that Volcanic Alert Level lowered from Level 2 to Level 1 on 9 October.
The last and elevated volcanic activity of the volcano occurred on 9 August 2019 as increased seismic activity was detected.
... [read more]

Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): (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: INTERMITTENT VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXT TO NW to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Dukono (Halmahera): (8 Oct) 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.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 ON W OBS VA DTG:08/2240Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Pacaya (Guatemala): (9 Oct) Effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues at high levels.
INSIVUMEH reported that moderate to strong strombolian-type explosions continues from the Mackenney summit crater with scoria thrown at an approximate height of 200 to 300 meters. Volcanic ash is extending about 12 km to the west of the volcano.
... [read more]

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: VA FIRST SEEN IN WEBCAM to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Telica (Nicaragua): (9 Oct) Explosive eruption of the volcano continues characterized by moderate content of ash emissions.
INETER reported that 5 explosions were detected during the past 24 hours. On 7 October at 07:42 local time the strongest eruption occurred. An ash plume rose 1,968 ft (600 m) above the summit and drifted southwest.
Source: Instituto Nicaragüense de Estudios Territoriales volcano activity update 9 October 2020

Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): 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: NEW VA EM RPRTD IN VONA 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 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 .
The full report is as follows: VA EMS CONT to 20000 ft (6100 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 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows: PUFF EMISSIONS to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Volcano Activity Summary for 9 Oct 2020:

Currently erupting:

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Aug 2020)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Sep 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): elevated activity continues (updated 8 Oct 2020)
Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 25 Sep 2020)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 15 Sep 2020)
Masaya (Nicaragua): minor ashfall (updated 24 Oct 2019)
Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 2 Sep 2020)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): new vent on crater floor (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Pacaya (Guatemala): elevated strombolian activity; 4 lava flows (updated 9 Oct 2020)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 24 Sep 2020)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 30 Sep 2020)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 10 Sep 2020)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): vulcanian activity continues (updated 5 Oct 2020)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Oct 2020)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): actively growing lava dome (updated 21 Sep 2020)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 4 Aug 2020)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Oct 2020)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): strombolian activity continues (updated 4 Sep 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)
Bezymianny (Central Kamchatka Depression): growing new lava dome (updated 17 Sep 2020)
Copahue (Chile/Argentina): incandescence visible from crater; continuing ash emissions (updated 11 Sep 2020)
Kadovar (Northeast of New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Aug 2020)
Karangetang (Siau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 15 Sep 2020)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 9 Sep 2020)
Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Apr 2020)
Kikai (Ryukyu Islands): small eruption (updated 6 Oct 2020)
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 Oct 2020)
Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): increased seismic activity (updated 5 Aug 2020)
Langila (New Britain, Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 20 Sep 2020)
Manam (Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 20 Aug 2020)
Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia): emissions to 20,000 ft (updated 15 Sep 2020)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 26 Sep 2020)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): the eruption continues (updated 12 Nov 2019)
Raung (East Java): minor ash explosion (updated 16 Sep 2020)
Rincón de la Vieja (Costa Rica): ongoing phreatic activity (updated 7 Oct 2020)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): activity remains unchanged; emissions to 10,000 ft (updated 10 Jun 2020)
Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): continuing ash emissions (updated 23 Sep 2020)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 25 Sep 2020)
Telica (Nicaragua): continuing ash emissions (updated 9 Oct 2020)
Turrialba (Costa Rica): low-level eruptive activity continues (updated 6 Aug 2020)
Villarrica (Central Chile): moderate explosions continue (updated 6 Oct 2020)

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