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Volcanic activity worldwide 27 Nov 2019: Popocatépetl volcano, Shiveluch, Dukono, Reventador, Sakur...

Wednesday Nov 27, 2019 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Glow from Sheveluch's lava dome (image: KVERT)
Glow from Sheveluch's lava dome (image: KVERT)
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 27 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 27 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Sangeang Api volcano on 27 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Sangeang Api volcano on 27 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 27 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 27 Nov 2019
Incandescence partially visible due to clouds over the summit crater (image: Sentinel 2)
Incandescence partially visible due to clouds over the summit crater (image: Sentinel 2)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): The volcano's lava dome remains in a very active state.
KVERT reported strong fumarolic activity with small amount of ash and an incandescence of the dome blocks and hot avalanches associated with this process.
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Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: POSS ACTIVITY CONT. VA CLD UNKNOWN AT 20191127/1800Z

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20191127/1846Z OVER FL050 STNR OBS VA DTG:27/1840Z

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 ERUPTIONS OBS TO FL080 MOV SW AT 27/1110Z. 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 .
The full report is as follows: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT TO E AT 27/0850Z. to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Shishaldin (Aleutian Islands, Alaska): (27 Nov) The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) reported that seismicity at the volcano has decreased over the past day, but remains elevated. Strongly elevated surface temperatures have been observed in multiple satellite images over the past 24 hours.
Incandescence was occasionally visible from the summit crater in web camera images overnight.
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Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): (27 Nov) 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)

Reventador (Ecuador): (27 Nov) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 .
The full report is as follows: DISCRETE VA EM to 16000 ft (4900 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 .
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 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 and is moving at 20 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Volcano Activity Summary for 27 Nov 2019:

Currently erupting:

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 21 Nov 2019)
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 15 Nov 2019)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 18 Nov 2019)
Karangetang (Siau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia): lava flow from crater 1 and frequent incandescent rockfalls, glow from crater 2 (updated 9 Nov 2019)
Masaya (Nicaragua): minor ashfall (updated 24 Oct 2019)
Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 21 Nov 2019)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): new vent on crater floor (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Pacaya (Guatemala): no significant change in activity since the last update (updated 19 Nov 2019)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 25 Nov 2019)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Dec 2017)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 19 Nov 2019)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 Nov 2019)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 May 2019)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 Oct 2019)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 10 Oct 2016)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): active lava dome growing (updated 27 Nov 2019)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): strombolian explosions of small to moderate size from multiple vents (updated 21 Nov 2019)
Yasur (Tanna Island, Vanuatu): strombolian activity from southern and northern vents, occasional small lava ponds visible (updated 28 Oct 2019)

Eruption warning / minor activity:

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 18 Nov 2019)
Barren Island (Indian Ocean): mild explosive activity from summit cone (updated 6 Nov 2019)
Copahue (Chile/Argentina): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 10 Oct 2019)
Heard (Australia, Southern Indian Ocean): active lava flow on upperr SW flank (updated 12 Nov 2019)
Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 31 Jul 2019)
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 13 Nov 2019)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 14 Nov 2019)
Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): increased volcanic activity continues (updated 18 Nov 2019)
Manam (Papua New Guinea): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 14 Nov 2019)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Oct 2019)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): the eruption continues (updated 12 Nov 2019)
Piton de la Fournaise (La Réunion): eruptive activity since 25 October 2019 stopped (updated 29 Oct 2019)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 25 Nov 2019)
Shishaldin (Aleutian Islands, Alaska): low-level eruptive activity continues (updated 27 Nov 2019)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 11 Nov 2019)
Villarrica (Central Chile): Alert level raised to Orange (updated 10 Sep 2019)

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