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Volcanic activity worldwide 16 Nov 2019: Popocatépetl volcano, Dukono, Reventador, Sangay, Sakuraji...

Saturday Nov 16, 2019 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20191116/1800Z FL060 EXTD E OBS VA DTG:16/1740Z

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20191116/1916Z OVER FL060 STNR OBS VA DTG:16/1900Z

Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 3000 ft (900 m) altitude or flight level 030 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows: VA AT 20191116/1150Z FL030 EXTD W OBS VA DTG:16/1150Z to 3000 ft (900 m)

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 .
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT VA ERUPTIONS TO FL080 MOV W OBS AT 16/1600Z to 8000 ft (2400 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 SW direction.
The full report is as follows: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT WSW AT 16/0900Z OBS VA DTG:16/0925Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA OBS IN WEBCAM

Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NO VA EM OBS IN STLT.

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EM 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 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 24000 ft (7300 m)

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 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 30 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 12000 ft (3700 m)
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Friday, Nov 15, 2019
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): (15 Nov) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: REMNANT VA FM 11/1701Z ERUPTION ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Thursday, Nov 14, 2019
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. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
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]
Map of today's active volcanoes
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]
Map of today's active volcanoes
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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