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Volcanic activity worldwide 23 Jun 2019: Fuego volcano, Shiveluch, Dukono, Sakurajima, Sabancaya, Raikoke

Sunday Jun 23, 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 23 Jun 2019
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 23 Jun 2019
Currently affected area of the drifting ash cloud from Raikoke's eruption 21-22 June 2019 (imge: VAAC Anchorage)
Currently affected area of the drifting ash cloud from Raikoke's eruption 21-22 June 2019 (imge: VAAC Anchorage)
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 23 Jun 2019
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 23 Jun 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 23 Jun 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 23 Jun 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 23 Jun 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 23 Jun 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 15 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:23/0820Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)
...23 Jun:
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.
The full report is as follows: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20190623/0050Z FL130 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG:23/0130Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Raikoke (Central Kuriles): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 40000 ft (12200 m) altitude or flight level 400 and is moving at 25 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: VA FROM 20190621/1810Z ERUPTION to 40000 ft (12200 m)
...23 Jun:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 40000 ft (12200 m) altitude or flight level 400 and is moving at 35 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: VA FROM 20190621/1810Z ERUPTION to 40000 ft (12200 m)
...23 Jun:
While the eruptive activity at the volcano itself has calmed down to much smaller ash emissions, it is unclear whether it is a pause or the ending phase of the recent violent eruption.
In the meanwhile the high-level (up to 43,000 ft / 13 km altitude) ash plume continues to drift eastwards over the northern Pacific and has reached the Aleutian island chain. VAAC Anchorage which is monitoring this busy airspace (routes between N-America and Asia) issued a warning and shows the affected area in the graphic attached.
...23 Jun:
The highl-level ash plume still drifts in the northern Pacific and has now reached the Aleutian areas. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage issued the following warning about the volcanic ash cloud in up to 43,000 ft (13 km) altitude (flight-level 430) and drifting at 45 kts in NNW direction.
The full report is as follows: VA FROM 20190621/1810Z ERUPTION to 43000 ft (13100 m)

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20190623/1534Z VA CLD UNKNOWN OBS VA DTG:23/1530Z

Dukono (Halmahera): 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 EMISSION TO FL060 MOV NE. to 6000 ft (1800 m)
...23 Jun:
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: VA TO FL060 MOV ENE AT 23/0720Z OBS VA DTG:23/0749Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: POSSIBLE VA EM 23/1300Z

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 W direction.
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS OF VA to 27000 ft (8200 m)
...23 Jun:
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 WSW direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS EMMISIONS OF VA to 27000 ft (8200 m)
...23 Jun:
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 29000 ft (8800 m) altitude or flight level 290 and is moving at 10 kts in WNW direction.
The full report is as follows: STRONG EMISSIONS OF VA to 29000 ft (8800 m)

Volcano Activity Summary for 23 Jun 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): new fissure vent on lower ESE flank with new lava flows (updated 30 May 2019)
Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 21 Jun 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): mild strombolian activity in Mackenney crater and lava flow on NE side (updated 21 Jun 2019)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 Jun 2019)
Raikoke (Central Kuriles): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Jun 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)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 May 2019)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): degassing, intermittent small explosions, weak to moderate avalanches at Caliente dome (updated 21 Jun 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): intermittent vulcanian explosions (updated 21 Jun 2019)
Colima (Western Mexico): intermittent small explosions and steam/gas emissions (updated 21 Jun 2019)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 4 Feb 2019)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): weak intermittent ash emissions from Voragina and possibly Bocca Nuova summit craters (updated 22 Jun 2019)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 May 2019)
Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 30 Mar 2019)
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 May 2019)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 18 Jun 2019)
Manam (Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 3 Jun 2019)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): active lava lake in summit caldera (updated 5 Jan 2019)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 15 Oct 2018)
Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 17 Jun 2019)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 23 Apr 2019)

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Saturday, Jun 22, 2019
Etna (Sicily, Italy): The volcano observatory (INGV Catania) reported that after a pause in explosive activity from its summit crater, weak intermittent ash emissions have resumed this morning. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Friday, Jun 21, 2019
Azuma (Honshu): On 17 June JMA lowered the alert level for Azumayama to 1 (the lowest level on a 5-level scale), noting that deformation and elevated seismicity recorded in May had stabilized and decreased, respectively. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Thursday, Jun 20, 2019
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (20 Jun) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 30 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Wednesday, Jun 19, 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 20 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Tuesday, Jun 18, 2019
Manam (Papua New Guinea): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 5 kts in E direction. ... [more]

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