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Volcanic activity worldwide 8 Mar 2019: Santiaguito volcano, Fuego, Karymsky, Popocatépetl, Karange...

Friday Mar 08, 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  8 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 8 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Mayon volcano on  7 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Mayon volcano on 7 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  8 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 8 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on  8 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 8 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Agung volcano on  8 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Agung volcano on 8 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Popocatépetl volcano on  7 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Popocatépetl volcano on 7 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  7 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 7 Mar 2019
Karymsky (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 10 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20190308/1750Z FL160 EXTD N OBS VA DTG:08/1830Z to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (8 Mar) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20190308/0118Z FL090 EXTD E REPORTED OBS VA DTG:08/0120Z

Mayon (Luzon Island, Philippines): (7 Mar) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION FL090 EXTD SW REPORTED AT 20190307/2236Z OBS VA DTG:07/2230Z

Karangetang (Siau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia): (7 Mar) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 9000 ft (2700 m) altitude or flight level 090 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows: VA TO FL090 LAST OBS EXT SW AT 07/0800Z. to 9000 ft (2700 m)

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL060 EST VA DTG:08/1825Z
...8 Mar:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 and is moving at 5 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows: VA TO FL060 EXT S LAST OBS 07/2250Z OBS VA DTG:08/0615Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)
...8 Mar:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 .
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA ERUPTION TO FL060 EXT SW. to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA OBS TO FL015 MOV W AT 08/0509Z OBS VA DTG:08/0927Z

Agung (Bali): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Wellington 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: DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL120 OBS VA DTG:08/1759Z to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EM AT 1430Z.
...8 Mar:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 .
The full report is as follows: POSS ONGOING VA EM to 19000 ft (5800 m)
...7 Mar:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA NOT OBSD

Santiaguito (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: PSBL VA EM AT 1315Z MOVG W

Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: CONS VA EMS MOVG W THEN SSW
...8 Mar:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMS HAS DISP

Sabancaya (Peru): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 15 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 24000 ft (7300 m)
...8 Mar:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 .
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 26000 ft (7900 m)
...7 Mar:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 .
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Planchón-Peteroa (Central Chile and Argentina): (8 Mar) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: PSBL CONTINUOUS EMISSION

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): 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 25 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows: RESIDUAL PLUME to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Volcano Activity Summary for 8 Mar 2019:

Currently erupting:

Barren Island (Indian Ocean): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 27 Feb 2019)
Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Nov 2017)
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 24 Jan 2019)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Jul 2018)
Karangetang (Siau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 15 Feb 2019)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 Feb 2019)
Manam (Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 6 Mar 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)
Piton de la Fournaise (La Réunion): stead lava flow effusion from new fissure, several lava flows slowly advancing on Grand Brûlé (updated 7 Mar 2019)
Planchón-Peteroa (Central Chile and Argentina): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 19 Dec 2018)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 24 Jan 2019)
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): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 10 Oct 2016)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 Mar 2019)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): near-continuous spattering, intense strombolian activity from several vents (updated 29 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)
Ambrym (Vanuatu): several lava lakes, currently flank eruption inside the caldera near Marum (updated 20 Jan 2019)
Bagana (Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea): intermittent mild ash emissions (updated 8 Dec 2018)
Bezymianny (Central Kamchatka Depression): crater incandescence, glowing avalanches from summit dome, strong degassing (updated 28 Feb 2019)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 4 Feb 2019)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 18 Feb 2019)
Kadovar (Northeast of New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 12 Jan 2019)
Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Jan 2019)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 14 Feb 2019)
Mayon (Luzon Island, Philippines): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Mar 2019)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Jan 2019)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): active lava lake in summit caldera (updated 5 Jan 2019)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): New small ash emissions (updated 15 Oct 2018)

Previous news
Map of today's active volcanoes
Thursday, Mar 07, 2019
Mayon (Luzon Island, Philippines): Earlier today, VAAC Tokyo sent an alert about a possible eruption and associated ash plume to 10,000 ft from the volcano, based on satellite imagery. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Tuesday, Mar 05, 2019
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 and is moving at 15 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Monday, Mar 04, 2019
Karymsky (Kamchatka): 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 NE direction. ... [more]

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