Volcanic activity worldwide 14 Jan 2022: Fuego volcano, Popocatépetl, Reventador, Piton de la Fourn...

Fri, 14 Jan 2022, 21:00
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Map of today's active volcanoes
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Explosion at Lewotolo volcano on 11 January (image: PVMBG)
Explosion at Lewotolo volcano on 11 January (image: PVMBG)
Lava overflow continues to emit from the vent (image: OVPF)
Lava overflow continues to emit from the vent (image: OVPF)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20220114/1200Z OVER FL050 EXTD

Lewotolo (Lesser Sunda Islands): (14 Jan) An explosion at the volcano occurred on 11 January at 08:48 local time generating white-to-gray ash plume, which reached approx. 7,000 ft (2,100 m) altitude and drifted E.
The volcano observatory reported a seismic signal with a maximum amplitude of 41 mm and a duration of 46 seconds.
Source: Pusat Vulkanologi dan Mitigasi Bencana Geologi volcano activity update 13 January 2022

Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai (Tonga, Tonga Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20220113/1530Z ONGOING INTERMITTENT ERUPTION ONSERVED ON SATELLITE IMAGERY

Semisopochnoi (United States, Aleutian Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): (14 Jan) 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: EM AT 14/0457Z 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 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 .
The full report is as follows: LGT VA CLDS to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): (14 Jan) 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 EM OBS FM STLT to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Sangay (Ecuador): 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 and is moving at 5 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows: NEW VA EMS TO THE E OF SUMMIT to 19000 ft (5800 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): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: SPORADIC PUFF EMS

Piton de la Fournaise (La Réunion): (14 Jan) The effusive activity at the volcano continues.
The Observatoire volcanologique du Piton de la Fournaise (OVPF) reported that seismic tremor has increased over the 72 hours.
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Volcano Activity Summary for 14 Jan 2022:

Currently erupting:

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 Apr 2021)
Erebus (Antarctica): active lava lake in summit crater (updated 8 Dec 2014)
Erta Ale (Danakil depression, Ethiopia): lava lake remains active + field report (updated 8 Jan 2022)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 14 Dec 2021)
Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 10 Dec 2021)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 24 Aug 2021)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 12 Jan 2022)
Kilauea (Hawai'i): lava returned to lava lake after 3 days pause (updated 8 Dec 2021)
Lewotolo (Lesser Sunda Islands): sporadic explosions continue (updated 14 Jan 2022)
Masaya (Nicaragua): minor ashfall (updated 24 Oct 2019)
Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia): field report, growing lava dome triggers pyroclastic flows (updated 7 Jan 2022)
Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Jan 2022)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): growing lava lake (updated 13 Jan 2022)
Piton de la Fournaise (La Réunion): increasing tremor (updated 14 Jan 2022)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 21 Nov 2021)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 2 Jan 2021)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 10 Oct 2021)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 13 Dec 2021)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 12 Jan 2022)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 19 Dec 2021)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Jan 2022)
Semisopochnoi (United States, Aleutian Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 2 Jan 2000)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 24 Dec 2021)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 17 Dec 2021)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Dec 2021)
Wolf (Galápagos Islands, Ecuador): lava flow eruption continues from two vents (updated 13 Jan 2022)
Yasur (Tanna Island, Vanuatu): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 19 Dec 2021)

Eruption warning / minor activity:

Aoba (Vanuatu): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 28 Dec 2021)
Bagana (Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 23 Jul 2021)
Barren Island (Indian Ocean): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Mar 2021)
Great Sitkin (United States, Aleutian Islands): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 22 Dec 2021)
Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai (Tonga, Tonga Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 3 Jan 2022)
Kadovar (Northeast of New Guinea): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 25 Sep 2021)
Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Jul 2021)
Manam (Papua New Guinea): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 15 Nov 2021)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Dec 2021)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): new lava lake (updated 14 Jun 2021)
Ol Doinyo Lengai (Tanzania): effusion of natrocarbonatite lava inside the pit crater in the northern main crater (updated 27 Aug 2021)
Pavlof (Alaska Peninsula, USA): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 14 Dec 2021)
Taal (Luzon, Philippines): three short-lived phreatomagmatic bursts today (updated 23 Nov 2021)
Villarrica (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 Aug 2021)

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