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Volcanic activity worldwide 5 Jan 2020: Fuego volcano, Klyuchevskoy, Popocatépetl, Dukono, Kerinci,...

Sunday Jan 05, 2020 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS
Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Klyuchevskoy volcano on  5 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Klyuchevskoy volcano on 5 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  5 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 5 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  5 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 5 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on  5 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 5 Jan 2020
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows: VA AT 20200105/1530Z FL200 EXTD E OBS VA DTG:05/1530Z to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:05/1120Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTED AT 20200105/1731Z FL100 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG:05/1730Z

Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20200105/1321Z OVER FL050 EXTD S OBS VA DTG:05/1310Z

Dukono (Halmahera): (5 Jan) 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 SW direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXT SW LAST OBS 04/0200Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL140 OBS VA DTG:05/1130Z

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): (4 Jan) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMS DISP. STEAM/GAS EMS SEEN IN WEB CAM

Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: LGT VA CLD OBS IN STLT.

Sangay (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 .
The full report is as follows: ONGOING VA EMS to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 .
The full report is as follows: ONGOING VA EMS to 18000 ft (5500 m)

Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

Volcano Activity Summary for 5 Jan 2020:

Currently erupting:

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Dec 2019)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Dec 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 28 Dec 2019)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 3 Jan 2020)
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 30 Dec 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 28 Dec 2019)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Dec 2017)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 30 Dec 2019)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 2 Jan 2020)
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)
Shishaldin (Aleutian Islands, Alaska): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 4 Jan 2020)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 27 Nov 2019)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): strombolian explosions of small to moderate size from multiple vents (updated 1 Jan 2020)
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 2 Jan 2020)
Barren Island (Indian Ocean): mild explosive activity from summit cone (updated 6 Nov 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)
Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): increased volcanic activity continues (updated 18 Nov 2019)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 30 Dec 2019)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): the eruption continues (updated 12 Nov 2019)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): activity resumes (updated 28 Dec 2019)
Semisopochnoi (United States, Aleutian Islands): new eruption since 7 Dec, volcanic tremor (updated 27 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 28 Dec 2019)

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