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Volcanic activity worldwide 6 Nov 2020: Popocatépetl volcano, Reventador, Sangay, Sinabung, Villarr...

Fri, 6 Nov 2020, 21:00
21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS
Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Pyroclastic flow from Sinabung volcano today (image: @Rizal06691023/twitter)
Pyroclastic flow from Sinabung volcano today (image: @Rizal06691023/twitter)
Black dense ash plume rising from Villcarica volcano yesterday (image: SERNAGEOMIN)
Black dense ash plume rising from Villcarica volcano yesterday (image: SERNAGEOMIN)
Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): The activity of the volcano has remained essentially unchanged and is characterized by near-constant pyroclastic flows.
The pyroclastic flows continue to be observed that traveled over the east-southeast flanks at about 6,561-8,202 ft (2,000-2,500 m) distance from the summit. The phoenix clouds are associated with this process.
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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: NEW VA EMS to 20000 ft (6100 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 ACT CONTINUES 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 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows: NEW VA EMS to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Sabancaya (Peru): Mild explosive activity continues from the volcano. The Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires reported intermittent emissions of volcanic ash plumes.
The full report is as follows: sporadic emissions of volcanic ash

Villarrica (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMISSION REPORT
...6 Nov:
The activity of the volcano continues at moderate levels characterized by sporadic explosions.
SERNAGEOMIN recorded at 14:42 local time yesterday a passive emissions of dense black ash generated by the small explosion. Plume of ash rose 328 ft (100 m) above the crater. Volcanic ash is dispersed towards the northwest.
Source: Servicio Nacional de Geología y Minería de Chile volcano activity update 6 November 2020

Volcano Activity Summary for 6 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): moderate explosion (updated 4 Nov 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): activity resumes; eruption continues with near-constant pyroclastic flows (updated 6 Nov 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): explosive eruption today (updated 5 Nov 2020)
Copahue (Chile/Argentina): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 4 Nov 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): the lava flow has increased (updated 5 Nov 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): Volcanic Alert Level raised to Level 3; increased seismic activity (updated 5 Nov 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): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 6 Nov 2020)

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