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Volcanic activity worldwide 27 Mar 2022: Fuego volcano, Krakatau, Semeru, Dukono, Reventador, Taal, ...

Sun, 27 Mar 2022, 21:00
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Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 27 Mar 2022
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 27 Mar 2022
3,000 m tall steam-laden plume from Taal volcano yesterday (image: @volcanoaddict/twitter)
3,000 m tall steam-laden plume from Taal volcano yesterday (image: @volcanoaddict/twitter)
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 27 Mar 2022
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 27 Mar 2022
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 27 Mar 2022
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 27 Mar 2022
Satellite image of Nevado del Ruiz volcano on 27 Mar 2022
Satellite image of Nevado del Ruiz volcano on 27 Mar 2022
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 27 Mar 2022
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 27 Mar 2022
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): (27 Mar) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTED AT 20220327/0741Z FL100 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG:27/0740Z

Taal (Luzon, Philippines): (27 Mar) The alert level for the volcano was raised to Level 3, as a new phreatomagmatic explosion started from the Taal Main Crater at 07:22 local time yesterday reported by the local observatory PHIVOLCS.
The elevated activity was accompanied by emissions of steam-laden plumes and a small amount of ash that rose to estimated 3 km altitude above the fumarolic vents. The eruption lasted about 98 minutes that ceased at about 08:59 local time. Presence of water caused significant explosive interaction (phreatomagmatic activity) of water and magma.

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Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: DISCRETE VA EMISSION REPORTED TO FL030 MOV SE AT 27/1313Z

Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): (27 Mar) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin 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: VA TO FL140 OBS FM GND MOV SW AT 27/0714Z OBS VA DTG:27/0714Z to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Dukono (Halmahera): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 .
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL080, LAST PARTIAL OBS MOV E AT 27/1600Z to 8000 ft (2400 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 and is moving at 5 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: CONS VA EMS OBSD 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 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 .
The full report is as follows: NEW VA EM. to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14500 ft (4400 m) altitude or flight level 145 .
The full report is as follows: POSS VA EMS to 14500 ft (4400 m)

Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: UNABLE TO DETECT

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 and is moving at 40 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC PUFFS to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Volcano Activity Summary for 27 Mar 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 continues to occupy the crater + field report (updated 11 Mar 2022)
Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 9 Mar 2022)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Feb 2022)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 12 Jan 2022)
Kilauea (Hawai'i): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 18 Mar 2022)
Lewotolo (Lesser Sunda Islands): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 8 Feb 2022)
Masaya (Nicaragua): minor ashfall (updated 24 Oct 2019)
Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 9 Mar 2022)
Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Feb 2022)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 15 Mar 2022)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): steaming activity dominates now, sporadic eruptions continue (updated 21 Mar 2022)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 4 Mar 2022)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 25 Mar 2022)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 13 Feb 2022)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 9 Feb 2022)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): lava dome growth continues with near-constant avalanches (updated 18 Mar 2022)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 19 Mar 2022)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 24 Dec 2021)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): stunning eruption from four vents (updated 5 Mar 2022)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 Jan 2022)
Wolf (Galápagos Islands, Ecuador): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 16 Mar 2022)
Yasur (Tanna Island, Vanuatu): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 19 Dec 2021)

Eruption warning / minor activity:

Ambrym (Vanuatu): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 26 Jan 2022)
Aoba (Vanuatu): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 20 Feb 2022)
Bagana (Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 23 Jul 2021)
Barren Island (Indian Ocean): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 16 Mar 2021)
Bezymianny (Central Kamchatka Depression): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 24 Mar 2022)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 2 Mar 2022)
Great Sitkin (United States, Aleutian Islands): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 12 Mar 2022)
Kita-Iwo-jima (Volcano Islands)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 25 Mar 2022)
Manam (Papua New Guinea): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 10 Mar 2022)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Feb 2022)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 9 Feb 2022)
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 10 Mar 2022)
Rincón de la Vieja (Costa Rica): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 6 Jan 2022)
Semisopochnoi (United States, Aleutian Islands): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 13 Feb 2022)
Taal (Luzon, Philippines): phreatomagmatic eruption yesterday, 3 km steam plumes and Volcanic Alert Level raised to 3 (updated 27 Mar 2022)
Telica (Nicaragua): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Feb 2022)
Turrialba (Costa Rica): sporadic ash and gas emissions continue (updated 13 Mar 2022)
Villarrica (Central Chile): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 23 Jan 2022)

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