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Volcanic activity worldwide 14 Nov 2019: Fuego volcano, Popocatépetl, Krakatau, Shiveluch, Dukono, ...

Thursday Nov 14, 2019 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Incandescence from Minamidake crater visible from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Incandescence from Minamidake crater visible from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Incandescent material from the vent of Manam volcano visible from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Incandescent material from the vent of Manam volcano visible from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Anak Krakatau from Carita (image: PVMBG)
Anak Krakatau from Carita (image: PVMBG)
White steam from Cleveland volcano (image: AVO)
White steam from Cleveland volcano (image: AVO)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): (14 Nov) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 33000 ft (10100 m) altitude or flight level 330 and is moving at 55 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: RESIDUAL VA FM 20191111/1710Z SHEVELUCH ERUPTION to 33000 ft (10100 m)

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20191114/1800Z FL060 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG:14/1750Z

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): 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 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:14/1720Z to 9000 ft (2700 m)
...14 Nov:
JMA reported that incandescence from Minamidake Crater (at Aira Caldera’s Sakurajima volcano) was visible at night during 5-11 November. There were 13 explosions and 25 non-explosive eruptive events detected by the seismic network. Blocks were ejected as far as 1.3 km away.
Explosions at 15:57 and 16:15 on 7 November generated ash plumes that rose 3.8 and 3.5 km above the crater rim.
... [read more]

Manam (Papua New Guinea): (14 Nov) RVO reported that at 13:30 on 2 November a single large explosion at Manam generated a dense dark ash plume that rose 1 km above the summit and drifted northwest. A shock wave was felt at the Bogia Government station about 1 minute later.
RSAM values on 6 November fluctuated between 250 and 360 units but began to increase around 14:30 and triggered alerts around 14:45. Values continued to increase and reached 400-500 units, heralding an eruption which began during 16:00-16:30. A gray ash plume rose 1 km and drifted northwest.
... [read more]

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 20 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows: MINOR DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL080 MOV WNW to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): (14 Nov) PVMBG reported that during 4-10 November diffuse white plumes rose as high as 200 m above Anak Krakatau’s active vent.
The seismic network detected 30 eruptive events, dense gray-to-black plumes rose as high as 300 m above the vent.
... [read more]

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 .
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070, LAST OBS EXT NNW AT 14/0840Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Cleveland (Aleutian Islands, Alaska): (14 Nov) Alaska Volcano Observatory recorded highly elevated surface temperatures identified in satellite data indicated that slow lava effusion in Cleveland’s summit crater may have begun during 7-8 November.
AVO raised the Volcano Alert Level to Watch and the Aviation Color Code to Orange. Robust steaming was visible in satellite and webcam images on 7 November.
Source: Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 6 November-12 November 2019

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): (14 Nov) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: POSSIBLE VA EM AT 14/0530Z

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

Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY

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: VA EMS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY 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 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 15 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: continuous ash emissions
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Wednesday, Nov 13, 2019
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): (13 Nov) The activity of the volcano changed on 10 November 2019 when magma arrived in the summit crater during the day. ... [more]
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Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 33000 ft (10100 m) altitude or flight level 330 and is moving at 35 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
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Monday, Nov 11, 2019
Askja (Central Iceland): (11 Nov) An swarm of earthquakes is occurring near the Askja caldera, in an area approx. 10 km ENE from the rim and at depths around 5 km. ... [more]

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