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Volcanic activity worldwide 28 Jan 2016: Karymsky volcano, Dukono

Thursday Jan 28, 2016 21:00 PM |

Karymsky (Kamchatka): The typically intermittent explosive activity at the volcano has been elevated during the past days. Several ash plumes up to altitudes of up to 22,000 ft (7 km) have been reported by Tokyo VAAC during the past days.

Dukono (Halmahera): The volcano continues to produce near-continuous ash emissions from its crater, that generate plumes drifting up to 100-150 km in various directions.
Previous news
Nishimashima island seen from the air on 19 Jan 2016 (Japan Coast Guard)
Tuesday, Jan 26, 2016
Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan): An aerial survey on 19 Jan showed that no activity occurred recently. The eruption can now be regarded as over. ... [more]
Friday, Jan 22, 2016
Zhupanovsky (Kamchatka, Russia): KVERT reported an explosion occurred on 19 January at 16:36 (local time) and generated an ash plume that rose to altitudes of 7-8 km (23,000-26,200 ft) a.s.l. and drifted 20 km east. ... [more]
Small pyroclastic flow at Fuego volcano this morning
Wednesday, Jan 20, 2016
Fuego (Guatemala): Another phase of increased explosive activity and lava effusion is taking place at the volcano. Small pyroclastic flows were observed this morning. ... [more]
Erta Ale lava lake overflowing (archive image from Dec 2010)
Monday, Jan 18, 2016
Egon (Flores): An eruption warning remains in place. Increased sulfur smells have been noted from the volcano which had been raised to second highest alert on 13 Jan. ... [more]
Ash plume from Sinabung today (image: Sadrah Peranginangin / facebook)
Sunday, Jan 17, 2016
Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): (16 Jan) A moderately strong explosion occurred earlier today from the volcano, producing an ash plume that rose approx. 2 km. ... [more]

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