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Volcanic activity worldwide 29 Nov 2019: Klyuchevskoy volcano, Popocatépetl, Ibu, Dukono, Reventado...

Friday Nov 29, 2019 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Klyuchevskoy volcano on 29 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Klyuchevskoy volcano on 29 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Aso volcano on 29 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Aso volcano on 29 Nov 2019
Eruption above the crater of Sakurajima volcano from Kagoshima (image: Kagoshima webcam)
Eruption above the crater of Sakurajima volcano from Kagoshima (image: Kagoshima webcam)
White plume from Suwanosejima volcano (image: JMA)
White plume from Suwanosejima volcano (image: JMA)
Ash plume and incandescence visible from Ibu volcano (image: Sentinel 2)
Ash plume and incandescence visible from Ibu volcano (image: Sentinel 2)
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 29 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 29 Nov 2019
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): (29 Nov) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 and is moving at 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20191129/0550Z FL180 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG:29/0640Z to 18000 ft (5500 m)

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20191129/1200Z FL060 EXTD S OBS VA DTG:29/1140Z

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows: VA AT 20191129/1120Z FL060 EXTD S OBS VA DTG:29/1120Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)
...29 Nov:
The activity of the volcano continues at moderately high level.
The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) recorded at the Minamidake summit crater 9 eruptions and 8 explosions detected by the seismic network and few volcanic earthquakes and tremor associated with the eruptions during the period 25-29 November 2019. Blocks were ejected as far as 1 km away.
... [read more]

Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) recorded that incandescence continues to be observed in the Ontake crater during 15-22 November.
An ash plumes rose 900 meters above the summit. Ashfall was reported in Toshima Village (4 km SSW) during 19-20 November.
Source: Japan Meteorological Agency Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 15-22 Nov 2019

Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): PVMBG reported that explosive activity during 20-21 Nov and 23-25 Nov from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions rose 6,000 ft-7,000 ft (1,800 m-2,100 m) above sea level and drifted into various directions.
Source: Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 20-26 Nov 2019

Sangeang Api (Indonesia): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 11000 ft (3400 m) altitude or flight level 110 .
The full report is as follows: VA OBS TO FL110 MOV W AT 29/0840 OBS VA DTG:29/0900Z to 11000 ft (3400 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 10 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXT NE OBS VA DTG:29/0910Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: POSS NEW VA EM

Sangay (Ecuador): (29 Nov) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NEW VA EMS MOV W

Reventador (Ecuador): (29 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: ONGOING VA EMS. 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 and is moving at 5 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 25 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Volcano Activity Summary for 29 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 28 Nov 2019)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 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 28 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 29 Nov 2019)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 22 May 2019)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Nov 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 29 Nov 2019)
Villarrica (Central Chile): Alert level raised to Orange (updated 10 Sep 2019)

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