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Volcanic activity worldwide 7 Oct 2019: Popocatépetl volcano, Ibu, Dukono, Reventador, Sakurajima, ...

Monday Oct 07, 2019 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  7 Oct 2019
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 7 Oct 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  6 Oct 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 6 Oct 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  7 Oct 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 7 Oct 2019
Source: USGS
Source: USGS
One of the three minor explosions at 08:46 (image: CENAPRED)
One of the three minor explosions at 08:46 (image: CENAPRED)
Satellite image of Nevado del Ruiz volcano on  6 Oct 2019
Satellite image of Nevado del Ruiz volcano on 6 Oct 2019
Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: POSS ACTIVITY CONT. VA CLD UNKNOWN AT 20191007/1200Z

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): (7 Oct) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20191007/0501Z OVER FL060 EXTD E OBS VA DTG:07/0450Z

Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): (6 Oct) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 9000 ft (2700 m) altitude or flight level 090 and is moving at 5 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows: VA EMISSION TO FL090 EXT N OBS VA DTG:06/2230Z to 9000 ft (2700 m)

Dukono (Halmahera): 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 5 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 OBS VA DTG:07/0938Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Shishaldin (Aleutian Islands, Alaska): (7 Oct) Weakly elevated surface temperatures observed in partly cloudy satellite data over the past day. Weak tremor continues at Shishaldin volcano.
Source: US Geological Survey volcano activity update 6 October 2019

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 EMS. to 21000 ft (6400 m)
...7 Oct:
The activity of the volcano continues at moderately high levels, with no significant changes during the past weeks:
CENAPRED recorded 237 minutes of volcanic tremor, 183 emissions of steam and light ash content, 3 small explosions at 16:20 without visibility, at 03:23 some incandescent fragments were observed at a short distance from the crater and 08:46 with partial visibility.

Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): (6 Oct) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NEW VA EM MOV SW

Reventador (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 .
The full report is as follows: ONGOING VA EM to 15000 ft (4600 m)

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 .
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Copahue (Chile/Argentina): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: continuous ash emissions

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

Volcano Activity Summary for 7 Oct 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 19 Aug 2019)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 Oct 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 22 Aug 2019)
Masaya (Nicaragua): active lava lake ini summit crater (updated 12 Jul 2016)
Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): new vent on crater floor (updated 7 Aug 2019)
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 7 Oct 2019)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Dec 2017)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Aug 2019)
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 2 Oct 2019)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 2 Oct 2019)
Yasur (Tanna Island, Vanuatu): ash emissions, weak strombolian explosions (updated 16 Dec 2017)

Eruption warning / minor activity:

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Colima (Western Mexico): intermittent small explosions and steam/gas emissions (updated 21 Jun 2019)
Copahue (Chile/Argentina): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 3 Oct 2019)
Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 31 Jul 2019)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 21 Sep 2019)
Manam (Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 31 Aug 2019)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 18 Aug 2019)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): lava spattering from cone in crater (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 Sep 2019)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Jul 2019)
Tangkubanparahu (West Java): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 31 Aug 2019)
Ubinas (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Jul 2019)
Ulawun (New Britain, Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 3 Oct 2019)
Villarrica (Central Chile): Alert level raised to Orange (updated 10 Sep 2019)

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