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Volcanic activity worldwide 22 Dec 2016: Fuego volcano, Klyuchevskoy, Colima, Turrialba, Yasur, Saba...

Thursday Dec 22, 2016 21:00 PM |

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Klyuchevskoy volcano on 21 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Klyuchevskoy volcano on 21 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 21 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 21 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 22 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 22 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Yasur volcano on 22 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Yasur volcano on 22 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Yasur volcano on 21 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Yasur volcano on 21 Dec 2016
Ash plume from Bogoslof volcano this morning (Himawari 8, NOAA/CIMSS)
Ash plume from Bogoslof volcano this morning (Himawari 8, NOAA/CIMSS)
Pyroclastic flow this morning at Fuego volcano (image: INSIVUMEH)
Pyroclastic flow this morning at Fuego volcano (image: INSIVUMEH)
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 22 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 22 Dec 2016
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): (21 Dec) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161221/2030Z FL180 EXTD W OBS VA DTG:21/2230Z

Bagana (Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea): (21 Dec) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS EXT TO S OBS VA DTG:21/2245Z

Langila (New Britain, Papua New Guinea): (22 Dec) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL080 OBS VA DTG:22/0730Z

Yasur (Tanna Island, Vanuatu): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS LOW LEVEL ASH EMISSION EST VA DTG:22/1104Z
...21 Dec:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS LOW LEVEL ASH EMISSION OBS VA DTG:21/2100Z

Bogoslof (United States, Aleutian Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: NO VA DETECTED
...22 Dec:
Another powerful explosion occurred at the volcano last night at 17:20 local time (01:20 UTC this morning). The second eruption was much stronger and richer in ash than the first one detected the night before.
It produced a relatively large ash plume that rose to 35,000 ft (12 km) altitude and drifted NE at 40 knots. The aviation color code was immediately raised to red; this plume was very dangerous for aircraft in the area who should now avoid the vicinity of the island.
... [read more]
...22 Dec:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: NEW ERUPTION AT 22/0130 UTC.

Colima (Western Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ONGOING EMS

Fuego (Guatemala): (21 Dec) The 16th paroxysm of the volcano (violent episode with lava fountaining and lava flow emission) in 2016 has started.
Activity gradually increased during the past days and new lava flows have started to descend the SE and SW flanks. Collapsing parts of the lava emplaced on the upper slopes has generated pyroclastic flows that were about 300 m wide and reached up to approx. 3500 m length, generating dense ash plumes of 1-2 km height.

Turrialba (Costa Rica): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: PERSISTENT VA EM

Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA
...22 Dec:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA

Copahue (Chile/Argentina): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS EMISSION OBS VA DTG:22/1738Z
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Monday, Dec 19, 2016
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): According to KVERT, the recent effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano ceased in mid November. A small thermal anomaly persists from the summit area. ... [more]

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