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Volcanic activity worldwide 20 Aug 2022: Fuego volcano, Ibu, Dukono, Reventador, Sangay, Nevado del ...

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Map of today's active volcanoes
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Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 19 Aug 2022
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 19 Aug 2022
Volcanic islands of Samoan Islands (image: USGS)
Volcanic islands of Samoan Islands (image: USGS)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): (20 Aug) 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: VA TO FL070 MOV W OBS VA DTG:20/0020Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Dukono (Halmahera): (19 Aug) 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 10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 OBS VA DTG:19/2240Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Ta'u (United States, Samoan Islands): The earthquake swarm in the area of Manuʻa Islands of American Samoa continues.
Seismic networks, located on Tutuila, Taʻū, and Ofu-Olosega Islands, have recorded approx. 20 quakes per hour with estimated magnitude between 2 and 3 over the past few days, occurring closer to Ta'u volcano rather than Ofu-Olosega islands.

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Fuego (Guatemala): 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: OCCL VA POSS to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NO VA OBS

Sangay (Ecuador): 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 CONTG VA EMS. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NO VA OBS IN STLT

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 and is moving at 15 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 26000 ft (7900 m)

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