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Volcanic activity worldwide 3 Aug 2019: Popocatépetl volcano, Krakatau, Dukono, Kerinci, Reventador...

Saturday Aug 03, 2019 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on  3 Aug 2019
Satellite image of Suwanose-jima volcano on 3 Aug 2019
Himawari-8 satellite image of the eruption column at 10:30 UTC.
Himawari-8 satellite image of the eruption column at 10:30 UTC.
Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20190803/1800Z FL070 EXTD W OBS VA DTG:03/1740Z

Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTED AT 20190803/1412Z VA CLD UNKNOWN OBS VA DTG:03/1410Z

Ulawun (New Britain, Papua New Guinea): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 45000 ft (13700 m) altitude or flight level 450 .
The full report is as follows: VA OBS TO FL450 MOV S/SW. to 45000 ft (13700 m)
...3 Aug:
Unrest has once again escalated and a new phase of major eruptive activity occurred between around 10:00 and 11:00 UTC today, sending a mushroom cloud to 19km, as in the VEI 4 eruption in June. This event appears to have been smaller and has now ended- satellite imagery shows the ash cloud drifting away from the volcano. The Rabaul Volcano Observatory sent out an alert of increasing seismicity yesterday, with more advanced warning than in June, which reflects the smaller size of this event.

Sangeang Api (Indonesia): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 .
The full report is as follows: VA TO FL080 MOV W AND NW LAST OBS 03/0900Z OBS VA DTG:03/1033Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): (3 Aug) Two small, probably phreatomagmatic or phreatic explosions occurred earlier today: due to bad visibility, they were not observed directly from the volcano observatory but inferred from seismic data.
The observatory issued two VOLCANO OBSERVATORY NOTICE FOR AVIATION (VONA):
... [read more]

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: VA TO FL060 LAST OBSERVED AT 03/0910Z MOV NE to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Kerinci (Sumatra): (3 Aug) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Wellington 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 W direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL140 OBS VA DTG:03/0200Z to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows: ONGOING VA AND GASES. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Sangay (Ecuador): (2 Aug) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EM NOT OBSD

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA NOT SEEN IN STLT

Sabancaya (Peru): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 20 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT PUFFS to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: PUFF EMISSIONS DETECTED IN WEBCAM
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Karymsky (Kamchatka): (2 Aug) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 and is moving at 5 kts in NW direction. ... [more]
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Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): The activity at the volcano remains elevated with strong strombolian explosions from several vents. ... [more]
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Monday, Jul 29, 2019
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 and is moving at 20 kts in W direction. ... [more]

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