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Volcanic activity worldwide 28 Sep 2022: Fuego volcano, Popocatépetl, Semeru, Reventador, Piton de ...

Wed, 28 Sep 2022, 21:00
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Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on 28 Sep 2022
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on 28 Sep 2022
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 28 Sep 2022
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 28 Sep 2022
Distribution of small earthquakes has formed two main clusters beneath the lake at Taupo volcano since January 2022 (image: GeoNet New Zealand)
Distribution of small earthquakes has formed two main clusters beneath the lake at Taupo volcano since January 2022 (image: GeoNet New Zealand)
Aerial view on the main spatter cone at the current eruption site (image: OVPF)
Aerial view on the main spatter cone at the current eruption site (image: OVPF)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (28 Sep) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20220928/0045Z FL070 EXTD E REPORTED OBS VA DTG:28/0050Z

Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:28/1720Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): (28 Sep) 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 MOV SW EST VA DTG:27/2350Z to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Taupo (New Zealand): (28 Sep) The seismic activity at the volcano continues at a reduced rate.
750 earthquakes have been detected located at depths between 4 and 13 km beneath the lake since the unrest began. Quakes have been concentrated in the eastern part of Lake Taupō (Taupō-nui-a-Tia).
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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)

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: VA EMS OBS to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): (28 Sep) 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: POSS VA EMS to 22000 ft (6700 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: CONS 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 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 .
The full report is as follows: FRQT VA EMS to 15000 ft (4600 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 and is moving at 10 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: PUFF EMISSIONS to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Piton de la Fournaise (La Réunion): (28 Sep) The effusive eruption at the volcano continues without any significant change in the activity since the last update.
Pulsating small lava fountains continue to erupt within the main spatter cone and feed lava flowing mostly into lava tunnels.
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Volcano Activity Summary for 28 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)
Home Reef (Tonga Islands): island grows and grows (updated 23 Sep 2022)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 17 Aug 2022)
Kilauea (Hawai'i): seismic swarm, ground deformation and lava spill outs (updated 23 Aug 2022)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 4 Aug 2022)
Lewotolo (Lesser Sunda Islands): ongoing strombolian activity (updated 26 Sep 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): activity remains unchanged (updated 28 Sep 2022)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 13 Sep 2022)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 26 Sep 2022)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 13 Sep 2022)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 25 Sep 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): short-lived lava flow today (updated 25 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): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 27 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)
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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