Volcanic activity worldwide 16 May 2019: Karymsky volcano, Popocatépetl, Krakatau, Dukono, Reventad...

Thu, 16 May 2019, 21:00
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Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 16 May 2019
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 16 May 2019
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 16 May 2019
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 16 May 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 16 May 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 16 May 2019
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 and is moving at 15 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20190516/1640Z FL140 EXTD S OBS VA DTG:16/1800Z to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Sarychev Peak (Central Kuriles): 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 S direction.
The full report is as follows: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20190516/0840Z FL080 EXTD S OBS VA DTG:16/0950Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: VONA FOR ERUPTION AT 16/1041Z.

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT S AT 16/1610Z.
...15 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: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 OBS VA DTG:15/2230Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Pavlof (Alaska Peninsula, USA): (15 May) Low-level seismic tremor and increased steaming has been observed; Pavlof is notorious for not giving much warning before erupting so AVO has raised the alert as a new eruption may start at any time.

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NEW VA EM.

Sangay (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 .
The full report is as follows: NEW VA EM. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NEW VA EM.

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 10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 24000 ft (7300 m)
...16 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 25 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA to 27000 ft (8200 m)
...15 May:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 28000 ft (8500 m) altitude or flight level 280 and is moving at 30 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA to 28000 ft (8500 m)

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