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Volcanic activity worldwide 20 Nov 2020: Santiaguito volcano, Fuego, Klyuchevskoy, Dukono, Reventado...

Fri, 20 Nov 2020, 21:00
21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS
Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 20 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 20 Nov 2020
Growing lava dome in the summit crater of Sinabung volcano (image: @jaimessincioco/twitter)
Growing lava dome in the summit crater of Sinabung volcano (image: @jaimessincioco/twitter)
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 20 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 20 Nov 2020
Confirmed the new lava dome at Sabancaya volcano (image: INGEMMET)
Confirmed the new lava dome at Sabancaya volcano (image: INGEMMET)
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): (20 Nov) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20201120/0043Z FL170 EXTD ESE REPORTED OBS VA DTG:20/0240Z

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTED AT 20201120/1951Z FL090 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG:20/1950Z

Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20201120/1511Z FL040 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG:20/1510Z

Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): (20 Nov) The effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues at elevated levels characterized by near-constant pyroclastic flows.
Continued rise of fresh viscous magma accumulating in actively growing lava dome in the inner summit crater causes generating the block-and-ash flows likely caused by gravitational collapse of the lava dome.
... [read more]

Dukono (Halmahera): 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 EMISSION TO FL070 MOV SW OBS VA DTG:20/1645Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

White Island (New Zealand): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: ONGOING LOW LEVEL ASH EMISSION IN STEAM PLUME

Santiaguito (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EM RPRTED BY INSIVUMEH, BUT NOT OBS ON STLT.

Fuego (Guatemala): 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)

Sangay (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 .
The full report is as follows: VA CLDS OBS IN EARLIER SUMMIT WEB CAM IMAGERY to 24000 ft (7300 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: ONGOING VA EMS to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Sabancaya (Peru): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 and is moving at 15 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSION to 27000 ft (8200 m)
...20 Nov:
The Instituto Geofísico del Perú (IGP) reported a few days ago that satellite images confirmed a new lava dome located in the northeastern part of the crater.
According to volcano observatory an area of the new lava dome is approx. 12,000 m².
... [read more]

Volcano Activity Summary for 20 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 19 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 20 Nov 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 17 Nov 2020)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): lava flows increase (updated 18 Nov 2020)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Oct 2020)
Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): actively growing lava dome causes its partially collapse (updated 20 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): small lava pond in summit crater (updated 18 Nov 2020)
White Island (New Zealand): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 17 Nov 2020)

Previous news
Wed, 18 Nov 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 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 and is moving at 15 kts in E direction. ... read all
Tue, 17 Nov 2020, 21:00
Map of today's active volcanoes
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): (17 Nov) 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 30 kts in NE direction. ... read all
Mon, 16 Nov 2020, 21:00
Map of today's active volcanoes
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. ... read all
Sun, 15 Nov 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 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 and is moving at 40 kts in NE direction. ... read all

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