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Volcanic activity worldwide 12 Jun 2018: Fuego volcano, Popocatépetl, Ibu, Dukono, Reventador, Kila...

Tuesday Jun 12, 2018 21:00 PM |

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 12 Jun 2018
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 12 Jun 2018
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 12 Jun 2018
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 12 Jun 2018
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 12 Jun 2018
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 12 Jun 2018
The three closely spaced lava fountains at fissure 8 are building a cinder-and-spatter cone around the erupting vent through downwind accumulation of lava fragments falling from the fountains. (HVO/USGS)
The three closely spaced lava fountains at fissure 8 are building a cinder-and-spatter cone around the erupting vent through downwind accumulation of lava fragments falling from the fountains. (HVO/USGS)
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 11 Jun 2018
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 11 Jun 2018
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTED AT 20180612/1040Z FL080 EXTD S OBS VA DTG:12/1040Z

Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: VA TO FL070 EXT N OBS VA DTG:12/0920Z

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 OBS VA DTG:12/1010Z

Kilauea (Hawai'i): Kilauea’s eruption in the lower East Rift Zone continues without showing any signs of weakening. The current activity has been sustained for 38 days now, 2 days longer than the last fissure eruption that occurred in this area in 1960. However, compared to the rapid change of activity locations and advancing lava flow fronts, the eruption seems to have geographically settled for the past week.
Fissure 8 remains the centre of activity with a line of closely spaced vents that continue to erupt lava. The height of the produced lava fountains thereby fluctuates between 35 – 55 meter (115 - 180 feet), just above or below the rim of the large spatter cone (pu’u) that they build up along the downwind side of the vents. Lava fountaining from fissure 8 continues to feed a fast-moving channelized lava flow trending north and then east to the ocean entry at Kapoho Bay. Hawai’i Volcano Observatory scientists estimate the lava output to reach up to approximately 100 cubic meters per second!
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...12 Jun:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: POSS VA EM AT 12/1152Z

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMS AT 10/2224Z OBS VA DTG:

Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: PSBL VA EMS.

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: POSS VA EMS AT 1434Z

Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA
...11 Jun:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF STEAM AND PSBL LIGHT VA
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