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Volcanic activity worldwide 12 Aug 2019: Fuego volcano, Popocatépetl, Dukono, Reventador, Piton de ...

Monday Aug 12, 2019 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Deformation of the summit area of Piton de la Fournaise volcano during yesterday with the interpreted magma movement shown as arrows (image: OVPF)
Deformation of the summit area of Piton de la Fournaise volcano during yesterday with the interpreted magma movement shown as arrows (image: OVPF)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (12 Aug) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20190812/0140Z FL100 EXTD SE REPORTED OBS VA DTG:12/0140Z

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20190812/1800Z FL050 EXTD W OBS VA DTG:12/1750Z

Sangeang Api (Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: INTERMITTENT VA EMISSIONS UP TO FL100 MOV W.

Dukono (Halmahera): (12 Aug) 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 10 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL070 EXT N OBS VA DTG:12/0530Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Mild explosive activity continues from the volcano. The Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington reported intermittent emissions of volcanic ash plumes.
The full report is as follows: sporadic emissions of volcanic ash

Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EM HAS DISP.

Sangay (Ecuador): 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: LIKELY VA EMS. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows: ONGOING VA EMS to 14000 ft (4300 m)

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 .
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: SPORADIC EMISSION OF STEAM

Piton de la Fournaise (La Réunion): (12 Aug) The 4th eruption of the volcano in 2019 started yesterday afternoon, but so far, little details are known.
A seismic crisis began at 07:00 (local time) yesterday, followed by increasing deformation that showed that magma underground was migrating from an area beneath the southeastern rim of Dolomieu crater towards the east and SSE flank.
... [read more]

Volcano Activity Summary for 12 Aug 2019:

Currently erupting:

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Nov 2017)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 30 Jul 2019)
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 9 Jul 2019)
Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 21 Jun 2019)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Jul 2018)
Karangetang (Siau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 30 Jul 2019)
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 10 Jul 2019)
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)
Piton de la Fournaise (La Réunion): 4th eruption of 2019 in progress (updated 12 Aug 2019)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Jul 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): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 4 Jul 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): intense strombolian explosions and lava overflows from summit crater terrace (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Yasur (Tanna Island, Vanuatu): ash emissions, weak strombolian explosions (updated 16 Dec 2017)

Eruption warning / minor activity:

Asama (Honshu): ash eruption on 7 Aug 2019 (updated 8 Aug 2019)
Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Jul 2019)
Colima (Western Mexico): intermittent small explosions and steam/gas emissions (updated 21 Jun 2019)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 Jun 2019)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 4 Jul 2019)
Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 31 Jul 2019)
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 May 2019)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 3 Aug 2019)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 18 Jul 2019)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): active lava lake in summit caldera (updated 5 Jan 2019)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 15 Oct 2018)
Sarychev Peak (Central Kuriles): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 May 2019)
Semisopochnoi (United States, Aleutian Islands): Explosive activity declines, continuing high seismicity (updated 18 Jul 2019)
Shishaldin (Aleutian Islands, Alaska): Small lava lake deep in summit crater (updated 24 Jul 2019)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Jul 2019)
Ubinas (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Jul 2019)
Ulawun (New Britain, Papua New Guinea): steaming, residual activity in summit crater (updated 4 Aug 2019)
Villarrica (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 6 Aug 2019)

Previous news
Map of today's active volcanoes
Sunday, Aug 11, 2019
Karymsky (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 SE direction. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Thursday, Aug 08, 2019
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. ... [more]
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]

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