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Volcanic activity worldwide 7 Mar 2020: Fuego volcano, Klyuchevskoy, Popocatépetl, Semeru, Dukono, ...

Saturday Mar 07, 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  6 Mar 2020
Satellite image of Klyuchevskoy volcano on 6 Mar 2020
Satellite image of Aso volcano on  7 Mar 2020
Satellite image of Aso volcano on 7 Mar 2020
Mauna Loa caldera, image captured from HVO's MLcam (C) U.S. Geological Survey
Mauna Loa caldera, image captured from HVO's MLcam (C) U.S. Geological Survey
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): (6 Mar) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION AT 20200306/2330Z FL200 EXTD NE REPORTED OBS VA DTG:06/2330Z

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): (7 Mar) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200307/0000Z FL060 EXTD N OBS VA DTG:06/2340Z

Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): (7 Mar) 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 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows: continuous ash emissions to 15000 ft (4600 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 SE direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070, LAST REPORTED EXT E AT 07/0342Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Mauna Loa (Big Island, Hawai'i): (7 Mar) HVO recorded around 70 small-magnitude earthquakes beneath the volcano's upper elevations over the past week. Most of these earthquakes occurred at depths of less than 5 kilometers (~3 miles) below ground level. The summit is continually inflating where magma is being supplied to the volcano’s shallow storage region. Gas concentrations and fumarole temperatures are both stable.

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows: THICK VA EMS SEEN IN STLT AND SUMMIT WEB CAM AT 1450Z to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Fuego (Guatemala): 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: OCNL LIGHT VA EMS SEEN IN VIS STLT IMAGERY to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Sangay (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 .
The full report is as follows: VA CLDS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY AT 1300Z to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA CLDS SEEN IN STLT HAVE DISP

Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: INTERMITTENT PUFF EMISSIONS
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Friday, Mar 06, 2020
Reykjanes (Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)): (6 Mar) The Icelandic Met Office (IMO) reported that the seismic activity on 4 March at the SW tip of Reykjanes increased again. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Wednesday, Mar 04, 2020
Reykjanes (Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)): (4 Mar) The Icelandic Met Office (IMO) recorded an earthquake with magnitude M 3.2 at 16:17 local time near Kleifarvatn yesterday. Around 30 smaller earthquakes have been measured in there since 1 March. An earthquake of this magnitude (>M3.0) last occurred in August 2019. Earthquakes are common in the area. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Tuesday, Mar 03, 2020
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): KVERT recorded a moderate explosions at the volcano that generated an ash plumes which reached approx. 16,400 ft-23,000 ft (5,000 m-7,000 m) altitude and drifted W direction. Strombolian activity continues from the summit crater. According to videodata, a strong gas-steam activity of the volcano is observing all day. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Monday, Mar 02, 2020
Reykjanes (Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)): The Icelandic Met Office (IMO) recorded on 1 March at 18:58 local time an earthquake with magnitude M 2.5 detected near Kleifarvatn. Several earthquakes have been located in the area yesterday. Earthquakes are common in the area. ... [more]

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