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Volcanic activity worldwide 7 Nov 2019: Popocatépetl volcano, Krakatau, Shiveluch, Dukono, Reventad...

Thursday Nov 07, 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  7 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 7 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on  6 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Ebeko volcano on 6 Nov 2019
Kikai volcano on 5 November (image: JMA)
Kikai volcano on 5 November (image: JMA)
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on  7 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 7 Nov 2019
New elongated island with reduced area 22 000 m² (image: Sentinel 2/Copernicus/Culture Volcano)
New elongated island with reduced area 22 000 m² (image: Sentinel 2/Copernicus/Culture Volcano)
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  7 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 7 Nov 2019
Erupting volcano Sabancaya on the 6 November 2019 (image: IGP)
Erupting volcano Sabancaya on the 6 November 2019 (image: IGP)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): (7 Nov) 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 15 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20191107/0550Z FL120 EXTD N OBS VA DTG:07/0620Z to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (6 Nov) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20191106/2250Z FL110 EXTD NE REPORTED OBS VA DTG:06/2320Z

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20191107/1200Z FL060 EXTD S OBS VA DTG:07/1150Z

Kikai (Ryukyu Islands): (7 Nov) JMA recorded an eruption at Satsuma Iwo-jima (subaerial part of Kikai’s northwestern caldera rim) that was detected at 17:35 on 2 November.
A grayish-white plume rose 1 km above the Iodake crater rim. The report noted that the number of volcanic earthquakes has been low, with no variations before or after the event.
... [read more]

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): (7 Nov) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20191107/0657Z OVER FL110 STNR OBS VA DTG:07/0650Z

Sangeang Api (Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: INTERMITTENT VA EMISSIONS TO FL100 OBS MOV W AT 07/1230Z

Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): (7 Nov) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: VONA FOR ERUPTION TO FL010 07/0034Z MOV N.

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL070 MOV ESE, LAST OBS AT 07/0830Z

Metis Shoal (Tonga, Tonga Islands): (7 Nov) GeoNet reported that by 1 November the eruption at Metis Shoal (Lateiki) had formed an elongated island with no visible evidence of the old 1995 dome.
According to a news article the new island is about 100 m wide and 400 m long and had emerged at a location 120 m away from the former island. The article noted that the eruption had ceased.
Source: Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 30 October-5 November 2019

Pavlof (Alaska Peninsula, USA): (7 Nov) The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) lowered the alert level back to GREEN/NORMAL.
Since small explosion signals had last been detected on 19 Oct, no other signs of activity or unrest have been found since then.

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 .
The full report is as follows: OCNL VA EMS to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): (7 Nov) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: POSSIBLE VA EM AT 07/0700Z

Reventador (Ecuador): (7 Nov) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NEW EMS OBS

Sabancaya (Peru): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 .
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT EMISSION to 23000 ft (7000 m)
...7 Nov:
The eruptive activity of the volcano continues at moderately levels with moderate explosions and the emissions of ashes and gases.
IGP recorded during the period 28 October - 3 November 2019 in average 28 low to medium explosions per day.
... [read more]

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

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires 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 SE direction.
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT EMISSION to 13000 ft (4000 m)
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Monday, Nov 04, 2019
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): The volcano's lava dome remains in a very active state. Yesterday evening around 17:00 local time, an explosion or a pyroclastic flow (caused by larger rockfalls) or a combination of both generated a relatively large ash plume: ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Sunday, Nov 03, 2019
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 33000 ft (10100 m) altitude or flight level 330 and is moving at 30 kts in W direction. ... [more]

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