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Volcanic activity worldwide 5 Jan 2017: Fuego volcano, Colima, Dukono, Turrialba, Sabancaya, Langila...

Thursday Jan 05, 2017 21:00 PM |

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Recent quakes under Katla volcano in Iceland (image: IMO)
Recent quakes under Katla volcano in Iceland (image: IMO)
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on  5 Jan 2017
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 5 Jan 2017
Satellite image of Langila volcano on  5 Jan 2017
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 5 Jan 2017
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  4 Jan 2017
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 4 Jan 2017
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  5 Jan 2017
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 5 Jan 2017
Katla (Southern Iceland): An increased number of earthquakes has been occurred at shallow depths (few km) under the SW part of the ice-covered volcano's caldera.
The largest event was a near-surface magnitude 3.5 event 3.9 km ESE of Goðabunga at 07:09 local time this morning. Whether the quakes are volcanic in origin (a swarm caused by magma intrusion) or caused by adjustments of the glacier's weight (or likely both) is unknown.
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Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): (5 Jan) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTED AT 20170105/0540Z FL060 EXTD W OBS VA DTG:05/0530Z

Langila (New Britain, Papua New Guinea): (5 Jan) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL080 EXT W OBS VA DTG:05/0030Z

Dukono (Halmahera): (5 Jan) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: GROUND REPORT OF VA TO FL060 OBS VA DTG:05/0300Z

Colima (Western Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMS AT 05/1515Z AND 05/1730Z.
...5 Jan:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ONGOING VA EM.

Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: CONT VA EMS
...4 Jan:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: CONS EM

Masaya (Nicaragua): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: EMS OF VA ACCOMPANIED BY GAS AND STEAM

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

Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM STLT DATA OBS VA DTG:05/1945Z
...5 Jan:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: INTERMITTENTS STRONG PUFFS OBS VA DTG:05/0115Z

Copahue (Chile/Argentina): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: WEAK EMISSIONS OF STEAM AND GASES
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