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Volcanic activity worldwide 16 Nov 2020: Stromboli volcano, Santiaguito, Pacaya, Fuego, Klyuchevskoy...

Mon, 16 Nov 2020, 21:00
21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS
Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Eruption of Stromboli volcano this morning (image: Nora Cincotta)
Eruption of Stromboli volcano this morning (image: Nora Cincotta)
Satellite image of Klyuchevskoy volcano on 16 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Klyuchevskoy volcano on 16 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 15 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 15 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 16 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 16 Nov 2020
Pacaya volcano seen during the night 14-15 Nov 2020 the glow from the new vent on the western flank (left) (image: David Rojas / @DavidRojasGt / Twitter)
Pacaya volcano seen during the night 14-15 Nov 2020 the glow from the new vent on the western flank (left) (image: David Rojas / @DavidRojasGt / Twitter)
Explosive eruption from Reventador volcano yesterday (image: IGEPN)
Explosive eruption from Reventador volcano yesterday (image: IGEPN)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): Another stronger-than-usual explosion occurred at the volcano minutes ago at 10:17 local time our correspondents on the island informed us.
From the village, a spectacular ash plume rising several 100 m above the summit could be seen. Soon after the eruption, moderately strong ash rain of small lapilli set in, covering all surfaces.
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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 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 and is moving at 35 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:16/1720Z to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): (15 Nov) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTED AT 20201115/2208Z FL080 STNR OBS VA DTG:15/2200Z

Dukono (Halmahera): 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 and is moving at 10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL060 OBS VA DTG:16/1630Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Santiaguito (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: OCNL LGT VA EMS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Pacaya (Guatemala): Both the explosive and effusive activity at the summit vent increased significantly during the morning of 15 Nov 2020.
The volcano observatory of INSIVUMEH reported that incandescent lava bombs were thrown to up to 300 m above the summit and landed in up to 100 m distance. Associated ash emissions rose to 3 km altitude. As the output of lava increased as well, more intense avalanches of lava blocks and ash from collapsing parts of the flow on the steep flank were generated. These avalanches and small pyroclastic flows reached up to 500 m distance and generated additional ash plumes.
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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 and is moving at 5 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows: CONT LGT VA EMS to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMS HAS DISP

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA CLDS HAVE DISP
...16 Nov:
The effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues and remains essentially unchanged.
IGEPN reported that explosive activity continues from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that rose 1,640 ft-3,280 ft (500 m-1,000 m) above the crater and drifted into various directions, but most often W-NW direction.
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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 5 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC EMISSIONS to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Volcano Activity Summary for 16 Nov 2020:

Currently erupting:

Bezymianny (Central Kamchatka Depression): new viscous lava flow (updated 27 Oct 2020)
Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 12 Nov 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)
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 9 Nov 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): ash emissions have increased and could affect aviation; effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues (updated 16 Nov 2020)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Oct 2020)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Nov 2020)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 10 Sep 2020)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 11 Nov 2020)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Oct 2020)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (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 6 Nov 2020)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): strombolian activity continues (updated 16 Nov 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)
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): small eruption yesterday; sporadic explosive eruptions continue (updated 10 Nov 2020)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): activity remains unchanged; emissions to 10,000 ft (updated 10 Jun 2020)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 10 Nov 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 9 Nov 2020)
White Island (New Zealand): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 13 Nov 2020)

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