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Volcanic activity worldwide 15 May 2019: Fuego volcano, Karymsky, Ibu, Dukono, Turrialba, Sabancaya

Wednesday May 15, 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 May 2019
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 15 May 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 15 May 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 15 May 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 15 May 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 15 May 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 5 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows: VA AT 20190515/2000Z FL100 EXTD W OBS VA DTG:15/2000Z to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): 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 ENE direction.
The full report is as follows: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL070 MOV ENE 5KT OBS VA DTG:15/1855Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL070 LAST OBS 15/0900Z EST VA DTG:15/1130Z
...14 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 .
The full report is as follows: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT TO NW AT 14/2310Z. to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Fuego (Guatemala): (15 May) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 .
The full report is as follows: VA SEEN IN STLT to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Turrialba (Costa Rica): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NEW 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 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 25 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS OF VA to 26000 ft (7900 m)
...15 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 35 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSION to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Volcano Activity Summary for 15 May 2019:

Currently erupting:

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)
Masaya (Nicaragua): active lava lake ini summit crater (updated 12 Jul 2016)
Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (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)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 20 Apr 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 19 Mar 2019)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): frequent small to moderate strombolian eruptions from multiple vents (updated 19 Apr 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)
Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Very small eruption (updated 3 May 2019)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 4 Feb 2019)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Mar 2019)
Kadovar (Northeast of New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 12 Jan 2019)
Karangetang (Siau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 20 Mar 2019)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 May 2019)
Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 30 Mar 2019)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 6 May 2019)
Manam (Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 20 Apr 2019)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 May 2019)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): active lava lake in summit caldera (updated 5 Jan 2019)
Planchón-Peteroa (Central Chile and Argentina): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 18 Apr 2019)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 9 May 2019)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): New small ash emissions (updated 15 Oct 2018)
Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 19 Dec 2018)
Turrialba (Costa Rica): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 18 Apr 2019)

Previous news
Map of today's active volcanoes
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 9000 ft (2700 m) altitude or flight level 090 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Monday, May 13, 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 10 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Sunday, May 12, 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 15 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Saturday, May 11, 2019
Karymsky (Kamchatka): (11 May) 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 5 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Friday, May 10, 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 10 kts in NW direction. ... [more]

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