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Volcanic activity worldwide 19 Sep 2022: Popocatépetl volcano, Semeru, Shiveluch, Ibu, Reventador, ...

Mon, 19 Sep 2022, 21:00
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Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Earthquakes on Tjörnes Fracture Zone (red frame) during the last 48 hours (image: IMO)
Earthquakes on Tjörnes Fracture Zone (red frame) during the last 48 hours (image: IMO)
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 19 Sep 2022
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 19 Sep 2022
The eruption at Alaid volcano yesterday (image:A. Yakimova)
The eruption at Alaid volcano yesterday (image:A. Yakimova)
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 19 Sep 2022
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 19 Sep 2022
Satellite image of Kadovar volcano on 19 Sep 2022
Satellite image of Kadovar volcano on 19 Sep 2022
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 19 Sep 2022
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 19 Sep 2022
Natural colored satellite image of the new island at Home Reef volcano from 15 September showing lava surface (image: USGS)
Natural colored satellite image of the new island at Home Reef volcano from 15 September showing lava surface (image: USGS)
Tjörnes Fracture Zone (North of Iceland): (19 Sep) The seismic swarm on the Tjörnes Fracture Zone which began on 8 September, continues to decrease.
More than 12 000 earthquakes have been detected so far. At its peak intensity, over about thousand quakes were registered daily, but during the last few days, hundreds of earthquakes have been measured per day with magnitudes of around M 3.
Source: Icelandic Meteorological Office volcano activity update 19 September 2022

Shiveluch (Kamchatka): (19 Sep) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:18/2320Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Alaid (Atlasov Island, Northern Kuriles): (19 Sep) A new eruptive phase at the volcano started on 15 September at about 00:39 local time.
The explosive activity appears to be strombolian-type in origin and continues at moderate levels.
... [read more]

Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20220919/1145Z VA CLD UNKNOWN OBS VA DTG:19/1140Z


Kadovar (Northeast of New Guinea): (19 Sep) 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, and is moving at 15 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows: VA TO FL050, EXT NW OBS VA DTG:19/0340Z to 5000 ft (1500 m)

Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): (19 Sep) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO FL080 MOV W AT 19/0120Z.

Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): 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 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows: ONGOING DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL140 MOV WSW to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Home Reef (Tonga Islands): (19 Sep) The eruptive activity at the volcano slowly decreased.
Only two eruptions occurred within the last 24 hours compared to 11 explosions in the past 48 hours.
... [read more]

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): 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: VA EMS OBS to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): (19 Sep) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 .
The full report is as follows: DISCRETE VA EMS to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Sangay (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows: ONGOING VA EMS. to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 .
The full report is as follows: FRQT VA EMS. to 17000 ft (5200 m)

Sabancaya (Peru): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 .
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC EMISSIONS to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: NO VA EMISSION

Piton de la Fournaise (La Réunion): (19 Sep) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20220919/0410Z STROMBOLIAN ERUPTION OBS VA DTG:19/0410Z

Volcano Activity Summary for 19 Sep 2022:

Currently erupting:

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 15 Sep 2022)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 26 Aug 2022)
Erebus (Antarctica): active lava lake in summit crater (updated 8 Dec 2014)
Erta Ale (Danakil depression, Ethiopia): increased activity in southern pit crater reported from field observations (updated 16 Sep 2022)
Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 13 Sep 2022)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 17 Aug 2022)
Kilauea (Hawai'i): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 23 Aug 2022)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 4 Aug 2022)
Lewotolo (Lesser Sunda Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 2 Jul 2022)
Masaya (Nicaragua): minor ashfall (updated 24 Oct 2019)
Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 6 Sep 2022)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 19 Aug 2022)
Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 14 Apr 2022)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 8 Jul 2022)
Piton de la Fournaise (La Réunion): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 19 Sep 2022)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 13 Sep 2022)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 15 Aug 2022)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 13 Sep 2022)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 2 Aug 2022)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 25 Aug 2022)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 7 Jul 2022)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 May 2022)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 15 Aug 2022)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 2 Sep 2022)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 May 2022)
Yasur (Tanna Island, Vanuatu): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 11 Apr 2022)

Eruption warning / minor activity:

Alaid (Atlasov Island, Northern Kuriles): new eruptive phase (updated 19 Sep 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 12 Jul 2022)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 12 Jul 2022)
Great Sitkin (United States, Aleutian Islands): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 16 Jul 2022)
Home Reef (Tonga Islands): eruptive activity slowed down, lava effusion continues (updated 19 Sep 2022)
Kadovar (Northeast of New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 25 Jun 2022)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 29 Aug 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 29 Aug 2022)
Rincón de la Vieja (Costa Rica): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 28 Apr 2022)
Semisopochnoi (United States, Aleutian Islands): Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report (updated 22 Aug 2022)
Villarrica (Central Chile): activity remains unchanged, glow suggests stable lava pond (updated 31 May 2022)

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