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Volcanic activity worldwide 16 Jan 2019: Fuego volcano, Karymsky, Popocatépetl, Shiveluch, Reventad...

Wednesday Jan 16, 2019 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 15 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 15 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 16 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 16 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 16 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 16 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Popocatépetl volcano on 15 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Popocatépetl volcano on 15 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 16 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 16 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 15 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 15 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 16 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 16 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 15 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 15 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 15 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 15 Jan 2019
Karymsky (Kamchatka): (15 Jan) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 15 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20190115/1850Z FL080 EXTD E OBS VA DTG:15/2030Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 and is moving at 25 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows: POSS VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:16/1120Z to 16000 ft (4900 m)
...16 Jan:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 and is moving at 20 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:15/2320Z to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Bezymianny (Central Kamchatka Depression): (15 Jan) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: VA AT 20190115/2324Z FL180 EXTD E MOV 5KT REPORTED OBS VA DTG:15/2320Z

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20190116/1550Z FL080 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG:16/1540Z

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NEW VA EMS OBS
...16 Jan:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: POSS VA EM
...15 Jan:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA CLD HAS DISP IN STLT

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

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA NOT SEEN IN STLT
...16 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: VA ACT CONTINUES to 16000 ft (4900 m)
...15 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: INTMT VA CLDS SEEN IN STLT to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: UNABLE TO DETECT
...16 Jan:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS
...15 Jan:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSIONS

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): (15 Jan) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: NO VA EMISSION

Volcano Activity Summary for 16 Jan 2019:

Currently erupting:

Ambrym (Vanuatu): several lava lakes, currently flank eruption inside the caldera near Marum (updated 17 Dec 2018)
Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Nov 2017)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 Jan 2019)
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)
Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 Jan 2019)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Jul 2018)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): currently relatively calm, intermittent phreatomagmatic explosions from crater lake (updated 5 Jan 2019)
Manam (Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 11 Jan 2019)
Masaya (Nicaragua): active lava lake ini summit crater (updated 12 Jul 2016)
Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia): growing lava dome in summit crater, incandescent rockfalls from dome (updated 6 Jan 2019)
Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 31 Oct 2018)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): new vent on crater floor (updated 9 Sep 2016)
Pacaya (Guatemala): strombolian activity in summit crater, lava flow effusion (updated 29 Apr 2018)
Planchón-Peteroa (Central Chile and Argentina): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 19 Dec 2018)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Dec 2018)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Dec 2017)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 15 Jan 2019)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 20 Dec 2018)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 Jan 2019)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): growing lava dome, mild strombolian activity in summit crater (updated 10 Oct 2016)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 4 Jan 2019)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): near-continuous spattering, intense strombolian activity from several vents (updated 15 Jan 2019)
Turrialba (Costa Rica): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Jan 2019)
Yasur (Tanna Island, Vanuatu): ash emissions, weak strombolian explosions (updated 16 Dec 2017)

Eruption warning / minor activity:

Agung (Bali): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 6 Jan 2019)
Bagana (Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea): intermittent mild ash emissions (updated 8 Dec 2018)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): small ash emissions from NE crater (updated 9 Jan 2019)
Kadovar (Northeast of New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 12 Jan 2019)
Karangetang (Siau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia): Significant increase in activity; alert level raised (updated 22 Dec 2018)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 11 Dec 2018)
Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Minor eruption (updated 23 Oct 2018)
Mayon (Luzon Island, Philippines): intermittent small explosions, degassing (updated 15 Nov 2018)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): active lava lake in summit caldera (updated 5 Jan 2019)
Ol Doinyo Lengai (Tanzania): effusion of natrocarbonatite lava inside the pit crater in the northern main crater (updated 16 Dec 2018)
Poas (Costa Rica): intermittent low-energy ash emissions, intense degassing (updated 9 Jan 2019)
San Cristobal (Nicaragua): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 10 Jan 2019)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): New small ash emissions (updated 15 Oct 2018)
Soputan (North Sulawesi, Indonesia): Volcano slowly calming down (updated 19 Dec 2018)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): intense strombolian activity from Otake crater (updated 28 Dec 2018)

Previous news
Map of today's active volcanoes
Tuesday, Jan 15, 2019
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): The activity remains at similar, high levels as during the past week: Near-continuous spattering is being observed from the new cinder cone in the NE crater where the magma column seems to be very near its rim. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Monday, Jan 14, 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 E direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Sunday, Jan 13, 2019
Santorini (Cyclades, Greece): An earthquake swarm has been occurring near the island since this morning. So far, 16 quakes of magnitudes between 2 and 3.9 and at depths ranging between about 30-6 km have been detected. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Saturday, Jan 12, 2019
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 and is moving at 25 kts in W direction. ... [more]

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