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Volcanic activity worldwide 2 Nov 2020: Pacaya volcano, Karymsky, Popocatépetl, Semeru, Dukono, Rev...

Mon, 2 Nov 2020, 21:00
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Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on  2 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 2 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on  1 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on 1 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  2 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 2 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on  2 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 2 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  2 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 2 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on  1 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 1 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  1 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 1 Nov 2020
A warmer colors indicate more SO2 at Korovin volcano (image: @alaska_avo/twitter)
A warmer colors indicate more SO2 at Korovin volcano (image: @alaska_avo/twitter)
Eruptive fissure on the SW flank with two arms of lava flow at Pacaya volcano on 31 October (image: Sentinel 2)
Eruptive fissure on the SW flank with two arms of lava flow at Pacaya volcano on 31 October (image: Sentinel 2)
Gas and small amount of ash generated from Telica volcano on 25 October (image: INETER)
Gas and small amount of ash generated from Telica volcano on 25 October (image: INETER)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: VA IS NOT IDENTIFIABLE IN SATELLITE IMAGERY.

Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (1 Nov) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows: ERUPTION AT 20201101/1904Z FL140 EXTD S REPORTED OBS VA DTG:01/2010Z to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): (2 Nov) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20201102/0720Z VA CLD UNKNOWN OBS VA DTG:02/0710Z

Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20201102/0914Z VA CLD UNKNOWN OBS VA DTG:02/0900Z

Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 .
The full report is as follows: VA TO FL100 OBS ON WEBCAM OBS VA DTG:02/1636Z to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): (1 Nov) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL140 OBS 01/2219Z MOV N

Dukono (Halmahera): (1 Nov) 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 TO FL070 OBS 01/2240Z MOV NW OBS VA DTG:01/2300Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Korovin (Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands): (2 Nov) According to Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) the activity of the volcano continues at low levels associated with increased sulfur dioxide (SO2) emissions that may be a sign of seismic unrest. As can seen in the image, a warmer colors indicate more SO2.
No significant change in activity has occurred during the past days.
Source: Alaska Volcano Observatory volcano activity update 2 November 2020

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): 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: DISCRETE VA EMS AT 1740Z AND 1757Z. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Pacaya (Guatemala): (2 Nov) The effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano has remained essentially unchanged at moderate levels.
Eruptive fissure, opened on the southwestern flank of the volcano, generates the lava flow that continues to be active and branches off into two arms, currently about 475 m and 75 m long.
... [read more]

Telica (Nicaragua): (2 Nov) Explosive eruption of the volcano continues at fluctuating intensity characterized by occasional ash emissions.
Since 29 October INETER recorded 9 small explosions containing emissions of water vapor, gases and small amounts of ash.
... [read more]

Sangay (Ecuador): 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 and is moving at 10-15 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTG VA CLD EMS. to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): 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

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 E direction.
The full report is as follows: PUFF EMISSIONS to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Copahue (Chile/Argentina): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: NO VA EMISSION

Volcano Activity Summary for 2 Nov 2020:

Currently erupting:

Bezymianny (Central Kamchatka Depression): new viscous lava flow (updated 27 Oct 2020)
Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Aug 2020)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 30 Oct 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): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 20 Oct 2020)
Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 27 Oct 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 30 Oct 2020)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): new vent on crater floor (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Pacaya (Guatemala): the lava flow branches off into two arms (updated 2 Nov 2020)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Oct 2020)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Oct 2020)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 10 Sep 2020)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 Oct 2020)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 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)
Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 30 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)
Copahue (Chile/Argentina): Volcanic Ash Advisory (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 23 Oct 2020)
Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Apr 2020)
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): continuing lava flow (updated 21 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)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 27 Oct 2020)
Telica (Nicaragua): series of small explosions (updated 2 Nov 2020)
Turrialba (Costa Rica): low-level eruptive activity continues (updated 6 Aug 2020)
Villarrica (Central Chile): sporadic explosions continue; moderate explosion (updated 26 Oct 2020)

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