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Volcanic activity worldwide 6 Oct 2018: Fuego volcano, Popocatépetl, Krakatau, Ibu, Dukono, Reventa...

Saturday Oct 06, 2018 21:00 PM |

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on  6 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on 6 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  6 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 6 Oct 2018
Hot spots at Manam volcano suggesting the presence of lava flows in the NE part of the island (image: MODIS / Univ. Hawaii)
Hot spots at Manam volcano suggesting the presence of lava flows in the NE part of the island (image: MODIS / Univ. Hawaii)
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  5 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 5 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on  6 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 6 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on  5 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 5 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  6 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 6 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  5 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 5 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on  5 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 5 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  6 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 6 Oct 2018
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20181006/1110Z FL090 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG:06/1140Z
...5 Oct:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20181005/2245Z FL170 EXTD S-SE REPORTED

Manam (Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL080 EXT WNW EST VA DTG:06/1500Z
...6 Oct:
A relatively large explosive eruption occurred at the volcano yesterday, sending an ash plume to estimated 11 km (34,000 ft) altitude, the Darwin VAAC reported. The ash plume was drifting west over mainland Papua New Guinea and rapidly dissipated.
The Aviation Color Code has been raised from Orange to Red.
... [read more]

Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): (5 Oct) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: VA OBS TO FL060 MOV TO WSW AT 05/2210Z.

Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL050 OBS VA DTG:06/1600Z
...5 Oct:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS OBS TO FL070 EST VA DTG:05/2210Z

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL050 OBS VA DTG:06/1315Z

Kilauea (Hawai'i): The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory has lowered the Aviation Color Code and Alert Level for Kilauea to YELLOW/ADVISORY, stating that the likelihood of renewed eruptive activity in the near-future is unlikely.

Veniaminof (Alaska Peninsula, USA): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: NO EXPLOSIVE ERUPTION.

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NEW VA EMS
...6 Oct:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ONGING LGT VA EMS

Fuego (Guatemala): (5 Oct) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: INCR ACT

Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NEW VA EM

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ONGOING STEAM, GAS AND VA EMS
...5 Oct:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: OCNL EM

Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM STLT DATA
...6 Oct:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: PSBL SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA OBS VA DTG:06/0300Z

Kick 'em Jenny (West Indies, Grenada): The University of the West Indies Seismic Research Center reports that high levels of seismicity have been recorded at the volcano. The alert level is Yellow.
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Wednesday, Oct 03, 2018
Etna (Sicily, Italy): (2 Oct) Over the past few weeks, Etna has been showing mild, sporadic strombolian activity from 5 of the summit vents: 3 vents inside Bocca Nuova (two in the northwestern and one in its southeastern pits), the NE crater and less frequently from the New SE crater. ... [more]

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