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Volcanic activity worldwide 13 Jan 2020: Fuego volcano, Popocatépetl, Dukono, Reventador, Sangay, S...

Monday Jan 13, 2020 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Detected thermal signals from the Taal´s main crater captured by satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Detected thermal signals from the Taal´s main crater captured by satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Eruption from Taal volcano yesterday (credit: Migule De Guzman)
Eruption from Taal volcano yesterday (credit: Migule De Guzman)
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 13 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 13 Jan 2020
Lava flows as seen from the Bolivar Channel. Credit: Galapagos National Park
Lava flows as seen from the Bolivar Channel. Credit: Galapagos National Park
Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200113/1800Z FL060 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG:13/1750Z

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20200113/1936Z OVER FL090 EXTD E OBS VA DTG:13/1930Z

Taal (Luzon, Philippines): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION FL040 EXTD SW REPORTED AT 20200113/2002Z OBS VA DTG:13/2000Z
...13 Jan:
PHIVOLCS recorded that the activity of the volcano continues with lava fountaining. Lava fountains on the N flank remain active, currently about 500 m long. New vents were observed.
A steam plumes rose 2 km above the summit. A volcanic ash is dispersed towards the southwest.
... [read more]
...13 Jan:
The volcano entered to a period of increased phreatic activity.
PHIVOLCS recorded magmatic eruptions on 12 January at 13:00 local time and today on 13 January between at 02:49 to 04:28 local time.
... [read more]

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL070, LAST OBS EXT E AT 13/0800Z

Fernandina (Galápagos Islands, Ecuador): A new fissure eruption on the east flank began at midnight UTC following a brief 80 minute seismic swarm, initiated by a M4.7 event. It appears to be fairly small so far.

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): 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)

Fuego (Guatemala): (13 Jan) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: POSS VA EM AT 13/0420Z

Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NEW VA EMS RPRTD

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NEW VA EMS MOV SW

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 and is moving at 15 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT EMISSION to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Volcano Activity Summary for 13 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)
Fernandina (Galápagos Islands, Ecuador): New eruption on E flank (updated 13 Jan 2020)
Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 Jan 2020)
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)
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 8 Jan 2020)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 10 Jan 2020)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Jan 2020)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 Jan 2020)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 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)
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)
Taal (Luzon, Philippines): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 13 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)
Kerinci (Sumatra): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Jan 2020)
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 13 Nov 2019)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 9 Jan 2020)
Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 18 Nov 2019)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): the eruption continues (updated 12 Nov 2019)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): activity resumes (updated 28 Dec 2019)
Shishaldin (Aleutian Islands, Alaska): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 13 Jan 2020)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 9 Jan 2020)
Villarrica (Central Chile): Alert level raised to Orange (updated 10 Sep 2019)

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