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Volcanic activity worldwide 8 Aug 2019: Popocatépetl volcano, Dukono, Reventador, Sangay, Sangeang ...

Thursday Aug 08, 2019 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Eruption of Asama volcano yesterday (image: JMA webcam)
Eruption of Asama volcano yesterday (image: JMA webcam)
Asama (Honshu): A small eruption occurred at the volcano yesterday, apparently with little warning. An explosion produced an ash plume that rose approx. 1800 m above the crater.
JMA raised the alert level of the volcano to 3 (on a scale of 1-5).

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20190808/1800Z OVER FL050 EXTD

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 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT VA TO FL080 OBS VA DTG:08/1929Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL060 EXT N EST VA DTG:08/1445Z

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): 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: CONS VA EMS. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sangay (Ecuador): (8 Aug) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows: CONT VA EMS. to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): (8 Aug) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMS HAS DISP

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 15 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 25000 ft (7600 m)
Previous news
Map of today's active volcanoes
Wednesday, Aug 07, 2019
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): (7 Aug) During the first days of the month (Aug 2019), the explosive activity of the volcano has increased further, LGS reported in its latest update on 4 Aug evening: ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Monday, Aug 05, 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 10 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Sunday, Aug 04, 2019
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): (4 Aug) The level of activity remains very high at the volcano. Strong and frequent strombolian-type eruptions occur from several vents, most notably from the northeastern and south-central vents. ... [more]

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