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Volcanic activity worldwide 22 Dec 2019: Stromboli volcano, Klyuchevskoy, Shiveluch, Dukono, Reventa...

Sunday Dec 22, 2019 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS
Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Eruption of Stromboli volcano this morning (image: LGS webcam at Punta Labronzo)
Eruption of Stromboli volcano this morning (image: LGS webcam at Punta Labronzo)
Satellite image of Klyuchevskoy volcano on 22 Dec 2019
Satellite image of Klyuchevskoy volcano on 22 Dec 2019
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 22 Dec 2019
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 22 Dec 2019
Satellite image of Aso volcano on 22 Dec 2019
Satellite image of Aso volcano on 22 Dec 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 22 Dec 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 22 Dec 2019
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): The activity at the volcano has again increased during the past days and is again being characterized as at "high level".
During the last 24 hours, the explosive activity from both the SW and NE crater sectors has been elevated with averages around 20 explosions per hour and very high values of acoustic pressure (up to 5.4 bar compared to normal values around 1 bar).
Seismic tremor is high. Deformation and degassing data show no significant variations.

Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): (22 Dec) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20191222/0154Z FL200 EXTD NE REPORTED OBS VA DTG:22/0150Z

Shiveluch (Kamchatka): 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 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:22/1120Z to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (22 Dec) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20191222/0052Z FL070 EXTD NE REPORTED OBS VA DTG:22/0050Z

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20191222/1800Z FL060 EXTD S OBS VA DTG:22/1750Z

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20191222/1641Z FL120 EXTD E OBS VA DTG:22/1640Z

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 SE direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION OBS TO FL070 EXT TO SE AT 22/1520Z. to 7000 ft (2100 m)

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: OCNL VA EM 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 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 .
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Volcano Activity Summary for 22 Dec 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 12 Dec 2019)
Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 3 Dec 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)
Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan): strombolian eruption, effusion of lava flows (updated 12 Dec 2019)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): new vent on crater floor (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Pacaya (Guatemala): no significant change in activity since the last update (updated 3 Dec 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 8 Dec 2019)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Nov 2019)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 13 Dec 2019)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 3 Dec 2019)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 10 Oct 2016)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 27 Nov 2019)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): strombolian explosions of small to moderate size from multiple vents (updated 22 Dec 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)
Bezymianny (Central Kamchatka Depression): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 13 Dec 2019)
Colima (Western Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 Oct 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)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 16 Oct 2019)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): the eruption continues (updated 12 Nov 2019)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 25 Nov 2019)
Semisopochnoi (United States, Aleutian Islands): new eruption since 7 Dec, volcanic tremor (updated 7 Dec 2019)
Shishaldin (Aleutian Islands, Alaska): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 14 Dec 2019)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 Nov 2019)
Villarrica (Central Chile): Alert level raised to Orange (updated 10 Sep 2019)
White Island (New Zealand): Significant increase in seismic tremor, police investigation (updated 13 Dec 2019)

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