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Volcanic activity worldwide 18 Jan 2020: Fuego volcano, Semeru, Dukono, Sangay, Sakurajima, Taal, As...

Saturday Jan 18, 2020 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano on 18 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano on 18 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 18 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 18 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Taal volcano on 18 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Taal volcano on 18 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 18 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 18 Jan 2020
Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200118/1800Z FL070 EXTD E OBS VA DTG:18/1750Z

Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200118/1800Z FL030 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG:18/1750Z

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20200118/1841Z OVER FL070 EXTD E OBS VA DTG:18/1820Z

Taal (Luzon, Philippines): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION FL050 EXTD SW REPORTED AT 20200118/1925Z OBS VA DTG:18/1910Z

Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): (18 Jan) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin 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: DISCRETE VA TO FL150 MOV SE OBS AT 18/0100Z to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL070, LAST OBS MOV E AT 18/0710Z

Shishaldin (Aleutian Islands, Alaska): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage 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 SSW direction.
The full report is as follows: 20200118/1715Z to 18000 ft (5500 m)

Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NEW VA EMS

Sangay (Ecuador): (18 Jan) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMS HAS DISP

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 15 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 24000 ft (7300 m)
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