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Volcanic activity worldwide 4 May 2019: Fuego volcano, Shiveluch, Dukono, Kerinci, Reventador, Sakur...

Saturday May 04, 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  4 May 2019
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 4 May 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  4 May 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 4 May 2019
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on  4 May 2019
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 4 May 2019
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20190504/1949Z FL220 REPORTED OBS VA DTG:04/2010Z
...4 May:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20190504/0314Z FL200 REPORTED OBS VA DTG:04/0330Z

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): (4 May) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20190504/0000Z FL080 EXTD SW OBS VA DTG:03/2350Z

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 20 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 OBS VA DTG:04/1220Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)
...4 May:
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 20 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows: VA TO FL070 LAST OBS 03/2300Z EXT E EST VA DTG:04/0020Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL140 MOV SE OBS VA DTG:04/1200Z

Fuego (Guatemala): 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 W direction.
The full report is as follows: VA SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): 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 INTMT VA CLDS to 16000 ft (4900 m)
...4 May:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: POSSIBLE ONGOING VA EMS

Sabancaya (Peru): 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 and is moving at 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 27000 ft (8200 m)
...4 May:
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 and is moving at 30 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC PUFF OF VA to 27000 ft (8200 m)
...4 May:
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 and is moving at 30 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC PUFF OF VA to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Planchón-Peteroa (Central Chile and Argentina): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: UNABLE TO DETECT
...4 May:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: UNABLE TO DETECT
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Map of today's active volcanoes
Friday, May 03, 2019
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): (3 May) 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 W direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Thursday, May 02, 2019
Shiveluch (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 10 kts in W direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Tuesday, Apr 30, 2019
Shiveluch (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 25 kts in SE direction. ... [more]

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