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Volcanic activity worldwide 27 Oct 2018: Dukono volcano, Reventador, Turrialba, Sangay, Sabancaya, K...

Saturday Oct 27, 2018 21:00 PM |

Map of today's active volcanoes
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Karymsky (Kamchatka): Images were taken during 11-14 Sep when we stayed in the volcanologists' station at remote Karymsky volcano as part of our Kamchatka volcano expedition. The volcano had a large eruption the morning before we arrived, and then remained more or less calm during our stay, with only intense steaming and some minor ash emissions. Glow from the crater and still warm bombs visible on infrared camera were seen during the first night.

Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Some spectacular shots of vulcanian explosions close-up, by expedition leader Galih.

Dukono (Halmahera): (27 Oct) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL060 LAST OBS AT 27/0420Z

Turrialba (Costa Rica): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMS HAS DISP

Sangay (Ecuador): (27 Oct) 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: VA NOT DETECTED IN STLT
...26 Oct:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMS RPRTD AT 26/2056Z.

Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS WITH SPORADIC STRONG PUFFS OF VA.
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Thursday, Oct 25, 2018
Öraefajökull (Iceland): The volcano is continuing to show signs of unrest. Over the past months, elevated numbers of small earthquakes have continued to occur beneath the glacier-covered volcano, suggesting that fresh magma has been accumulating at shallow depth around 5 km. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): The activity at the volcano remains impressive, with frequent explosions of varying size from several vents, often at intervals of only few minutes. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018
Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): A new and very small eruption is occurring, with ash plumes rising only a few thousand feet above sea level. This follows the unrest in August, when the Alert Level was raised to 4, as there were concerns about a repeat of the large explosion in 2015. This subsequently declined, the Alert Level dropped to 3, where it remains. ... [more]

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