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Volcanic activity worldwide 8 Jan 2019: Fuego volcano, Popocatépetl, Krakatau, Shiveluch, Dukono, R...

Tuesday Jan 08, 2019 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  8 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 8 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  7 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 7 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  8 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 8 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Popocatépetl volcano on  7 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Popocatépetl volcano on 7 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on  8 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 8 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Planchón-Peteroa volcano on  7 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Planchón-Peteroa volcano on 7 Jan 2019
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20190108/1853Z FL270 REPORTED OBS VA DTG:08/2010Z
...8 Jan:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20190108/0256Z FL260 REPORTED OBS VA DTG:08/0320Z

Manam (Papua New Guinea): (8 Jan) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL300 EXT NE 15KTS EST VA DTG:08/0400Z
...7 Jan:
Another very powerful explosion has occurred- the 4th in this current eruptive period and first since December 8th- with a discrete (individual) explosion sending ash to 55,000ft- the highest Manam plume since an eruption in 2015 sent a plume to 65,000ft (~20km). A continuous eruption is now reaching up to 30,000ft (9km). There is no indication that a significantly-larger eruption like that of January 2005 is going to occur.
...7 Jan:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 50000 ft (15200 m) altitude or flight level 500 .
The full report is as follows: VA TO FL500 OBS VA DTG:07/2110Z to 50000 ft (15200 m)

Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): (8 Jan) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 .
The full report is as follows: VA TO FL200 OBS VA DTG:08/0610Z to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Dukono (Halmahera): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 and is moving at 15 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows: VA TO FL070 EXT TO SW LAST OBS 08/0340Z. to 7000 ft (2100 m)
...8 Jan:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL070 EST VA DTG:08/0730Z
...8 Jan:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EST VA DTG:08/0130Z

Cleveland (Aleutian Islands, Alaska): (7 Jan) AVO lowered the volcano to YELLOW/ADVISORY; no explosions observed since December 29th.

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: OCNL EM
...8 Jan:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows: FQT VA EMS to 21000 ft (6400 m)
...7 Jan:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMS OBS

Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: OCNL EM
...8 Jan:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 and is moving at 5-10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows: CONT LGT VA EMS OBS to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Turrialba (Costa Rica): (8 Jan) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMS HAS DISP IN STLT IMAGERY

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: OCNL EM
...8 Jan:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 .
The full report is as follows: ONGOING VA EMS LKLY to 16000 ft (4900 m)
...8 Jan:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMS OBS MOV S

Sabancaya (Peru): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 28000 ft (8500 m) altitude or flight level 280 and is moving at 15 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC STRONG PUFFS OF VA to 28000 ft (8500 m)
...8 Jan:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 29000 ft (8800 m) altitude or flight level 290 and is moving at 15 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA to 29000 ft (8800 m)
...8 Jan:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 29000 ft (8800 m) altitude or flight level 290 and is moving at 15 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC STROING PUFFS OF VA to 29000 ft (8800 m)

Planchón-Peteroa (Central Chile and Argentina): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: NO VA DETECTED
...8 Jan:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: UNABLE TO DETECT
...7 Jan:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 and is moving at 40 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 15000 ft (4600 m)
Previous news
Map of today's active volcanoes
Monday, Jan 07, 2019
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): (7 Jan) The activity remains very intense at the volcano. Continuous spattering and sometimes very strong, lava-rich explosions occur from the NE summit vents in particular. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Sunday, Jan 06, 2019
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): The activity remains very intense at the volcano. Continuous spattering and sometimes very strong, lava-rich explosions occur from the NE summit vents in particular. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Saturday, Jan 05, 2019
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 and is moving at 20 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Friday, Jan 04, 2019
Etna (Sicily, Italy): The volcano continues to show signs of unrest. A swarm of shallow small earthquakes has been occurring under the SW flank during the past days and seems to be increasing. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Thursday, Jan 03, 2019
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): The activity at the volcano remains high. A series of quite strong explosions from the NE vent could be seen on the webcam placed on the 400 m viewpoint on the Sciara del Fuoco. ... [more]

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