Volcanic activity worldwide 20 Mar 2021: Fuego volcano, Dukono, Krísuvík, Reventador, Sangay, Sina...

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Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
View of the ongoing eruption in Iceland (image: IMO / twitter)
View of the ongoing eruption in Iceland (image: IMO / twitter)
View of the glow from the new eruption this moring (image: RUV webcam)
View of the glow from the new eruption this moring (image: RUV webcam)
First view of the new eruption in Iceland (image: Coast Guard helicopter, via IMO / twitter).
First view of the new eruption in Iceland (image: Coast Guard helicopter, via IMO / twitter).
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on 19 Mar 2021
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on 19 Mar 2021
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 20 Mar 2021
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 20 Mar 2021
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 20 Mar 2021
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 20 Mar 2021
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 20 Mar 2021
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 20 Mar 2021
Fagradalsfjall (Reykjanes Peninsula, Iceland): First images arrive from the scene of the new eruption.
SO far, it has been a small event for Icelandic volcano standards, though. The volcanic activity along the eruptive fissure has decreased somewhat since yesterday. The lava fountains from the vents on the eruptive fissure are only weak and the lava output rate is small, the Icelandic Met Office (IMO) who monitor the eruption reported.
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...20 Mar:
The new eruption is located near Geldingadalir, around the center of the recent dike intrusion of magma that has formed under the peninsula over the recent weeks. It started very quietly with almost no seismic activity when finally, a fissure opened, reaching around 500-700 m length.
The monitoring Icelandic Met Office (IMO) first became aware of the eruption from local reports of visible glow in the area about half an hour after the onset of activity.
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...20 Mar:
A new volcanic eruption has started last evening around 20:45 local time on 19 Mar 2021 on the Reykjanes peninsula!
A new fissure about 200 m long opened near Geldingadalur, close to Fagradalsfjall mountain, where the seismic activity had been focussed lately.
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Krísuvík (Southwestern Iceland): (20 Mar) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) London 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: KRISUVIK OBS VA DTG:20/0600Z to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (19 Mar) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20210319/2105Z FL100 EXTD SE REPORTED OBS VA DTG:19/2120Z

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): (20 Mar) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20210320/0210Z FL090 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG:20/0210Z

Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 11000 ft (3400 m) altitude or flight level 110 .
The full report is as follows: VA TO FL110 MOV W OBS VA DTG:20/0913Z to 11000 ft (3400 m)

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: CONTINOUS VA ERUPTION TO FL070 MOV NW OBS VA DTG:20/1350Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

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)

San Cristobal (Nicaragua): (19 Mar) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: SIGNIFICANT VA ERUPTION

Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): (19 Mar) 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: RPRTS OF VA EM to 21000 ft (6400 m)

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

Reventador (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 .
The full report is as follows: FRQ VA EMS to 16000 ft (4900 m)

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

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