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Volcanoes Today, 23 Sep 2017: Karymsky volcano, Dukono, Agung, Reventador, Sinabung, Sabancaya, Langila, Aoba

Saturday Sep 23, 2017 13:00 PM |
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 22 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 22 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 23 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 23 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 23 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 23 Sep 2017
Seismic activity at Agung volcano over the past months, showin the strong increase during the past days (image: PVMBG)
Seismic activity at Agung volcano over the past months, showin the strong increase during the past days (image: PVMBG)
Ambae volcano in Vanuatu on 23 Sep 2017 morning. (photo: Vanuatu Geohazards Department webcam)
Ambae volcano in Vanuatu on 23 Sep 2017 morning. (photo: Vanuatu Geohazards Department webcam)
Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 22 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 22 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 22 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 22 Sep 2017
Karymsky (Kamchatka): (23 Sep) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170922/2130Z FL090 EXTD E OBS VA DTG:22/2320Z

Langila (New Britain, Papua New Guinea): (22 Sep) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: MINOR VA EMISSION TO FL070 MOV NNW AT 22/2250Z.

Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL130 MOV ESE AT 23/0222Z.

Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 LAST OBS MOV SW AT 23/0040Z

Agung (Bali): The alert level of the volcano was again raised to the now highest level (4, "awas") as seismic activity continued to increase sharply and an eruption can be expected to occur any time.
The exclusion zone around the crater was increased from 9 to 12 km radius for the most threatened areas, in particular to the northeast, southeast and southern slopes. It is estimated that nearly 50,000 people are living within a radius of only 6 km.
... [read more]

Aoba (Vanuatu): The volcanic alert level for Manaro Voui volcano on Ambae island was raised to the second highest (4: "moderate eruption") on Vanuatu's scale of 1-5 this Saturday, as the activity intensified gradually over the past weeks.
A vent in or near the caldera lake Voui has been producing mild ash emissions over the past weeks, but these have now become stronger and for the first time lava glow also was observed, suggesting that the eruption is transitioning from phreatic (steam-driven) to magmatic (arrival of fresh magma).
... [read more]
...22 Sep:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: ONGOING ERUPTION.

Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NEW VA EM AT 1040Z

Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA EST VA DTG:23/0815Z
...22 Sep:
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA OBS VA DTG:22/1945Z
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Friday, Sep 22, 2017
Etna (Sicily, Italy): (21 Sep) Since last Monday the SE crater is showing small signs of activity again. During last nights weak sporadic glowes were seen from the depression on the eastern slope of the crater and starting this morning small ash emissions are occurring intermittently from the top of the crater. ... [more]
Map of today's active volcanoes
Thursday, Sep 21, 2017
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ERUPTION RPRTD TO FL210 MOV N/NW ... [more]

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