Volcanic activity worldwide 9 Jul 2021: Etna volcano, Fuego, Nevado del Ruiz, Sabancaya, Bagana, Suwanose-jima

Fri, 9 Jul 2021, 21:00
21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS
Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Lava fountain from last night's paroxysm at Etna's New SE crater (image: INGVvulcani / facebook)
Lava fountain from last night's paroxysm at Etna's New SE crater (image: INGVvulcani / facebook)
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  9 Jul 2021
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 9 Jul 2021
Etna (Sicily, Italy): During last night (8-9 July 2021), yet another paroxysm (lava fountaining episode) occurred from the New SE crater, after an interval of less than 48 hours since the previous one.
Etna continues its breathtaking, record-breaking sequence of regular paroxysms at intervals around 2 days now, with no end in sight... The sequence of events was almost identical to the previous events, but this time, the eruption seems to have been significantly stronger as it produced a tall eruptive column that rose to estimated 11 km altitude.
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Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo 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: ERUPTED AT 20210709/1223Z FL090 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG:09/1220Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Bagana (Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea): (9 Jul) 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: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL060 MOV W OBS 09/0230Z OBS VA DTG:09/0230Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

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 .
The full report is as follows: OCNL EM to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): 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: PSBL VA EMS OBS IN SUMMIT WEBCAM to 20000 ft (6100 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 .
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Volcano Activity Summary for 9 Jul 2021:

Currently erupting:

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 Apr 2021)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 Jun 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 28 May 2021)
Fagradalsfjall (Reykjanes Peninsula, Iceland): monthly eruption summary (updated 1 Jul 2021)
Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 3 Jul 2021)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Jan 2021)
Lewotolo (Lesser Sunda Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 6 Jul 2021)
Masaya (Nicaragua): minor ashfall (updated 24 Oct 2019)
Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia): pyroclastic flows continue to generate dense and tall phoenix clouds (updated 30 Jun 2021)
Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 9 Jun 2021)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 27 May 2021)
Pacaya (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 19 May 2021)
Piton de la Fournaise (La Réunion): effusive eruption slowed down (updated 11 May 2021)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 6 Jul 2021)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 31 May 2021)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 17 Jun 2021)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 27 Apr 2021)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 3 Jun 2021)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Dec 2020)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 9 Jun 2021)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): lava dome Dolphin-2 started to collapse, ongoing extrusive eruption of the volcano (updated 28 Jun 2021)
Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 19 May 2021)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): continuing lava flow (updated 26 Jun 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)
Great Sitkin (United States, Aleutian Islands): latest eruption formed lahar (updated 8 Jun 2021)
Kadovar (Northeast of New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 19 Jun 2021)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 15 Mar 2021)
Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Mar 2021)
Kilauea (Hawai'i): earthquake occurred beneath southern flank (updated 26 May 2021)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 9 Jun 2021)
Langila (New Britain, Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 15 Mar 2021)
Manam (Papua New Guinea): small eruption today (updated 23 Jun 2021)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 14 Jun 2021)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): new lava lake (updated 14 Jun 2021)
Raung (East Java): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 Mar 2021)
Rincón de la Vieja (Costa Rica): ongoing hydrothermal explosions (updated 6 Jul 2021)
Sarychev Peak (Central Kuriles): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Jul 2021)
Soufrière St. Vincent (West Indies, St. Vincent): new images of 2021 crater area and western flanks (updated 16 Jun 2021)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 24 Jun 2021)
Taal (Luzon, Philippines): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 Jul 2021)
Telica (Nicaragua): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 25 Jun 2021)
Villarrica (Central Chile): degassing; activity remains stable (updated 2 Feb 2021)

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