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Volcanic activity worldwide 3 May 2021: Fuego volcano, Popocatépetl, Ibu, Dukono, Reventador, Sakur...

Mon, 3 May 2021, 21:00
21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS
Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Phase of strong lava fountain yesterday around noon (image: RUV webcam)
Phase of strong lava fountain yesterday around noon (image: RUV webcam)
Lava fountains, about 300 m tall, pulsated at regular intervals of 7 to 10 minutes (image: @gislio/twitter)
Lava fountains, about 300 m tall, pulsated at regular intervals of 7 to 10 minutes (image: @gislio/twitter)
Lava fountains, about 300 m tall, pulsated at regular intervals of 7 to 10 minutes (image: @gislio/twitter)
Lava fountains, about 300 m tall, pulsated at regular intervals of 7 to 10 minutes (image: @gislio/twitter)
Satellite image of Langila volcano on  3 May 2021
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 3 May 2021
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  2 May 2021
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 2 May 2021
Fagradalsfjall (Reykjanes Peninsula, Iceland): The eruptive activity remains overall similar as during yesterday, with alternating phases of lava fountaining and only more or less quiet lava effusion. It seems that most activity by now is concentrated at the vent #5 in the central part of the fissure system, which had began erupting on 13 April.
In the past 12 hours, the lava fountains from the cone did not reach the same intensity as during yesterday morning, and intervals between these seem to have increased, but this could change quickly.
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...3 May:
A spectacular footage of tonight's lava fountains visible from Iceland's capital - Reykjavík can be seen in the attached video below.

...3 May:
The effusive eruption of the volcano continues from all fissure vents. The activity continued at stable levels over the past days until it began to fluctuate yesterday.
Starting around 01:00 local time tonight, the spatter cone started to erupt taller-than-usual lava fountains of up to perhaps 300 m height characterized by regular pulsating at intervals of 7 to 10 minutes.
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Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): (3 May) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 .
The full report is as follows: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:03/0540Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo 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: ERUPTIVE ACTIVITY CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:03/1720Z to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Langila (New Britain, Papua New Guinea): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 5000 ft (1500 m) altitude or flight level 050 .
The full report is as follows: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL050 MOV NE AT 03/0820Z to 5000 ft (1500 m)

Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): (2 May) 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 .
The full report is as follows: DISCRETE EMISSION TO FL060 MOV W AT 02/2320Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Dukono (Halmahera): (3 May) 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 and is moving at 05 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070, OBS EXT W AT 03/0350Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): 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 .
The full report is as follows: LGT VA EMS to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Fuego (Guatemala): 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: FRQ VA EMS to 21000 ft (6400 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: NEW 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 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 30 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT EMISSION OF VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Volcano Activity Summary for 3 May 2021:

Currently erupting:

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 Apr 2021)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 Apr 2021)
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 30 Apr 2021)
Fagradalsfjall (Reykjanes Peninsula, Iceland): stunning video of lava fountains (updated 3 May 2021)
Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 26 Apr 2021)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Jan 2021)
Kilauea (Hawai'i): new developed pond entered into main lava lake; effusive eruption of the volcano continues (updated 12 Mar 2021)
Lewotolo (Lesser Sunda Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 24 Mar 2021)
Masaya (Nicaragua): minor ashfall (updated 24 Oct 2019)
Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia): ongoing incandescent avalanches (updated 29 Apr 2021)
Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 24 Mar 2021)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): new vent on crater floor (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Pacaya (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 30 Apr 2021)
Piton de la Fournaise (La Réunion): effusive eruption continues (updated 26 Apr 2021)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Apr 2021)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 24 Mar 2021)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 17 Mar 2021)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 27 Apr 2021)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 21 Apr 2021)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Dec 2020)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Jan 2021)
Semisopochnoi (United States, Aleutian Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Apr 2021)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 2 Feb 2021)
Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Apr 2021)
Soufrière St. Vincent (West Indies, St. Vincent): eruption plumes travel around the world (updated 26 Apr 2021)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): mild strombolian activity from several vents (updated 3 Feb 2021)
Yasur (Tanna Island, Vanuatu): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 27 Aug 2020)

Eruption warning / minor activity:

Bagana (Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Dec 2020)
Kadovar (Northeast of New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 19 Mar 2021)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 15 Mar 2021)
Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Mar 2021)
Langila (New Britain, Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 15 Mar 2021)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Mar 2021)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): the eruption continues (updated 12 Nov 2019)
Raung (East Java): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 Mar 2021)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 27 Apr 2021)
Taal (Luzon, Philippines): SO2 emissions rapidly increased; elevated seismic activity continues (updated 14 Apr 2021)
Villarrica (Central Chile): degassing; activity remains stable (updated 2 Feb 2021)

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