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Volcanic activity worldwide 28 Feb 2019: Fuego volcano, Karymsky, Popocatépetl, Shiveluch, Ibu, Duk...

Thursday Feb 28, 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 28 Feb 2019
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 28 Feb 2019
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 28 Feb 2019
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 28 Feb 2019
Heat signal from Bezymianny volcano on MODIS data (Mirova)
Heat signal from Bezymianny volcano on MODIS data (Mirova)
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 28 Feb 2019
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 28 Feb 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 27 Feb 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 27 Feb 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 28 Feb 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 28 Feb 2019
Satellite image of Popocatépetl volcano on 28 Feb 2019
Satellite image of Popocatépetl volcano on 28 Feb 2019
Karymsky (Kamchatka): 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 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20190228/1920Z FL080 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG:28/2000Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)
...28 Feb:
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 20190228/0620Z FL080 EXTD E OBS VA DTG:28/0850Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: VA IS NOT IDENTIFIABLE IN SATELLITE IMAGERY.
...28 Feb:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 15 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows: VA AT 20190228/0230Z FL130 EXTD E OBS VA DTG:28/0230Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Bezymianny (Central Kamchatka Depression): After Shiveluch and Karymsky, a third volcano in this volcanically particularly active region has recently entered a new eruptive phase as well:
According to the latest Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 20-26 February 2019, KVERT reported increased activity at Bezymianny yesterday. Nighttime crater incandescence and hot avalanches originating from the lava dome, as well as occasionally strong fumarolic activity were observed.
The report noted that the temperature of the thermal anomaly was gradually increasing. The Aviation Color Code was raised to Orange (the second highest level on a four-color scale).

Manam (Papua New Guinea): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 and is moving at 5 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: VA TO FL100 EXT SE OBS VA DTG:28/1900Z to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): (27 Feb) 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 5 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows: DISCRETE VA OBS AT 27/2220Z TO FL070 MOVING TO N to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Dukono (Halmahera): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 .
The full report is as follows: VA TO FL080 EXT NW OBS VA DTG:28/1845Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)
...28 Feb:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 .
The full report is as follows: VA OBS TO FL080 EXT TO N AND S AT 28/0620Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA CLD SEEN IN WEB CAM AT

Fuego (Guatemala): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows: CONS LGT VA EMS to 14000 ft (4300 m)
...28 Feb:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: CONT THIN VA CLD

Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: SPORADIC EMISSIONS
...28 Feb:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 .
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC EMMISION to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Planchón-Peteroa (Central Chile and Argentina): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 .
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 12000 ft (3700 m)
...28 Feb:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 12000 ft (3700 m)
Previous news
Map of today's active volcanoes
Wednesday, Feb 27, 2019
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Tuesday, Feb 26, 2019
Karymsky (Kamchatka): 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 25 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Sunday, Feb 24, 2019
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo 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 SE direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Saturday, Feb 23, 2019
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 . ... [more]

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