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Volcanic activity worldwide 20 Oct 2018: Fuego volcano, Krakatau, Ibu, Dukono, Kerinci, Reventador, ...

Saturday Oct 20, 2018 21:00 PM |

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on 19 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on 19 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 19 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 19 Oct 2018
Vulcanian eruption at Krakatau on the evening of 13 Oct 2018 (image: Tom Pfeiffer / VolcanoDiscovery)
Vulcanian eruption at Krakatau on the evening of 13 Oct 2018 (image: Tom Pfeiffer / VolcanoDiscovery)
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 20 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 20 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 20 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 20 Oct 2018
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (19 Oct) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20181019/2125Z FL170 EXTD E REPORTED OBS VA DTG:19/2130Z

Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): (19 Oct) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: VA TO FL060 MOV E OBS VA DTG:19/2300Z

Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): A small group of VolcanoDiscovery stayed on the island group during a Volcano Special tour from 13-19 Oct: the volcano's activity during this time fluctuated between phases of mild to strong ash venting along with occasional strombolian activity, as well as intermittent powerful vulcanian-type explosions.
The latter often occurred in series lasting 4 to approx 20 hours and at intervals ranging from 20 minutes to 3 hours. They typically generated loud detonation sounds, ejected bombs to heights up to 600-800 m or more, sometimes reaching the shores of Anak Krakatau and even the sea. Ash plumes rose approx. 2-3 km, and often showed frequent small lightnings.
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Dukono (Halmahera): (20 Oct) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: VA TO FL070 EXT E EST VA DTG:20/0415Z

Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL140 EST VA DTG:20/1815Z
...20 Oct:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL140, LAST OBS EXT N AT 19/0300Z.

Veniaminof (Alaska Peninsula, USA): (20 Oct) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: NO EXPLOSIVE ERUPTION. CONTINUOUS LOW-LVL EMISSIONS.

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

Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: PSBL ONGOING EMS
...20 Oct:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ONGOING VA EMS.

Reventador (Ecuador): (20 Oct) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NEW VA EM.

Sabancaya (Peru): (20 Oct) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA
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