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Volcanic activity worldwide 9 Nov 2018: Santiaguito volcano, Fuego, Krakatau, Shiveluch, Dukono, Rev...

Friday Nov 09, 2018 21:00 PM |

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  9 Nov 2018
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 9 Nov 2018
Satellite image of Kadovar volcano on  9 Nov 2018
Satellite image of Kadovar volcano on 9 Nov 2018
Ash plumes from Krakatau volcano seen on the Sentinel 2 satellite on 6 Nov 2018 (image: Sentinel Hub / ESA)
Ash plumes from Krakatau volcano seen on the Sentinel 2 satellite on 6 Nov 2018 (image: Sentinel Hub / ESA)
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  9 Nov 2018
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 9 Nov 2018
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: VA FROM 20181109/0328Z ERUPTION.
...9 Nov:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: VA OBS FL240 EXTD NE MOV 25KT REPORTED AT 20181109/0328Z

Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (9 Nov) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20181108/2322Z FL120 EXTD E REPORTED OBS VA DTG:08/2330Z

Kadovar (Northeast of New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOS VA TO FL060 EST VA DTG:09/1905Z
...9 Nov:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: VA OBS TO FL060 MOV WNW AT 09/0310Z.

Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): (9 Nov) Clearer views of the volcano today both on webcam and a satellite image from 6 Nov confirm that the volcano is currently indeed producing mild strombolian activity at rather short intervals.
Small, but dense ash plumes can be seen drifting from the summit of Krakatau where also a strong thermal anomaly indicates the presence of lava.
The seismic station also records numerous explosion events, as can be seen on the observatory's seismicity histogram ("letusan"=eruption events in yellow).
...9 Nov:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: UNKNOWN OBS VA DTG:09/1000Z

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL060 MOV NE EST VA DTG:09/0950Z

Santiaguito (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: DISCRETE VA EM AT ARND 1325Z.

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

Turrialba (Costa Rica): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: CONS VA EMS.
...9 Nov:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: CONS EM

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EM OBSD
...8 Nov:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA TO FL200 AT 08/2115Z

Sabancaya (Peru): (9 Nov) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSIONS

Volcano Activity Summary for 9 Nov 2018:

Currently erupting:

Ambrym (Vanuatu): active lava lakes in Benbow, Marum and Niri Membelsu craters (updated 23 Oct 2018)
Barren Island (Indian Ocean): strombolian activity, lava flow effusion on northern flank (updated 25 Oct 2018)
Dukono (Halmahera): mild strombolian activity, continuous intense ash emissions (updated 28 Nov 2017)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): intermittent ash eruptions (updated 7 Oct 2018)
Erebus (Antarctica): active lava lake in summit crater (updated 8 Dec 2014)
Erta Ale (Danakil depression, Ethiopia): active lava lake in the south crater of the summit caldera (updated 12 Oct 2018)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): sporadic strombolian activity and ash emissions from Bocca Nuova, NE crater and New SE crater (updated 2 Oct 2018)
Fuego (Guatemala): lava flows on S and W flanks, lava fountaining from summit vent (updated 6 Jun 2018)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): stromolian and phreatomagmatic explosions (updated 29 Jul 2018)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): ash venting, strombolian and vulcanian explosions from Anak Krakatau (updated 7 Nov 2018)
Masaya (Nicaragua): active lava lake ini summit crater (updated 12 Jul 2016)
Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): sporadic mild to moderate ash emissions (updated 31 Oct 2018)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): new vent on crater floor (updated 9 Sep 2016)
Ol Doinyo Lengai (Tanzania): effusion of natrocarbonatite lava inside the pit crater in the northern main crater (updated 7 Dec 2017)
Pacaya (Guatemala): strombolian activity in summit crater, lava flow effusion (updated 29 Apr 2018)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): degassing, sporadic explosions, slowly growing lava dome (updated 1 Dec 2017)
Reventador (Ecuador): lava flow on SW flank (updated 1 Dec 2017)
Sabancaya (Peru): frequent moderate explosions, intense ash emissions (updated 1 Dec 2017)
Sangay (Ecuador): mild strombolian activity in summit crater (updated 7 Aug 2017)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): intermittent strong explosions from growing Caliente dome (updated 9 May 2017)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): growing lava dome, mild strombolian activity in summit crater (updated 10 Oct 2016)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): growing lava dome (updated 9 Nov 2018)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): intense strombolian explosions, occasional lava overflows from vents (updated 24 Oct 2018)
Veniaminof (Alaska Peninsula, USA): seismic unrest (updated 30 Oct 2018)
Yasur (Tanna Island, Vanuatu): ash emissions, weak strombolian explosions (updated 16 Dec 2017)

Eruption warning / minor activity:

Agung (Bali): 2000 m tall steam and ash plume, nighttime glow (updated 3 Oct 2018)
Bagana (Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea): intermittent mild ash emissions (updated 27 Oct 2018)
Kadovar (Northeast of New Guinea): continuous explosions, lava flow emission from fissure vent (updated 26 Oct 2018)
Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Minor eruption (updated 23 Oct 2018)
Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia): intermittent phreatic explosions (updated 1 Jun 2018)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): intermittent mild to moderate ash emissions (updated 7 Nov 2018)
Planchón-Peteroa (Central Chile and Argentina): New eruption (updated 7 Nov 2018)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Pause in eruptive activity, high SO2 emissions (updated 11 Oct 2018)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): New small ash emissions (updated 15 Oct 2018)
Semisopochnoi (United States, Aleutian Islands): Explosive activity declines, continuing high seismicity (updated 1 Nov 2018)
Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): continuing pyroclastic flows (updated 8 Oct 2018)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): intense strombolian activity from Otake crater (updated 10 Oct 2018)
Turrialba (Costa Rica): sporadic mild ash emissions (updated 26 Oct 2018)

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