Archive | August 18, 2016

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE AT DUKONO VOLCANO IN INDONESIA

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Darwin The Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) issued the following report:
 
FVAU0295 at 02:31 UTC, 18/08/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160818/0230Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/803
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL080 EXT 35NM TO E AT 18/0200Z.
OBS VA DTG: 18/0230Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N0139 E12751 – N0137 E12818 – N0158
E12826 – N0207 E12811 – N0145 E12750 MOV E 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/0830Z SFC/FL080 N0139 E12751 – N0133
E12840 – N0210 E12832 – N0212 E12812 – N0146 E12748
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/1430Z SFC/FL080 N0133 E12840 – N0210
E12832 – N0148 E12748 – N0139 E12751
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/2030Z SFC/FL080 N0133 E12840 – N0210
E12832 – N0147 E12748 – N0139 E12750
RMK: VA CLEARLY OBS MOV E TO NE ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY.
Courtesy of volcanodiscovery.com
 

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: YELLOW AT SABANCAYA VOLCANO IN PERU

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Buenos Aires VAAC issued the following report:
 
FVAG01 at 15:02 UTC, 17/08/16 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160817/1200Z
VAAC: BUENOS AIRES
VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07151
AREA: PERU
SUMMIT ELEV: 5967M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/036
INFO SOURCE: GOES13 – PILOT REPORT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: YELLOW
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA REPORTED AT 17/1402Z
OBS VA DTG: 17/1415Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA
WINDS FL180 340/06KT – FL210 350/10KT – FL230 340/15KT
Courtesy of volcanodiscovery.com

Intermittent Explosions At Suwanosejima Volcano In Tokara Islands, Japan

Ash plume from an explosion at Suwanose-jima volcano this evening (early morning in Japan, JMA webcam)
Activity has been more intermittent over the past days, but occasional (presumably strombolian) explosions continue to occur, producing small ash plumes that rise up to approx. 2 km altitude and quickly disperse.
Courtesy of volcanodiscovery.com

MAGNITUDE 6.0 SOUTHERN EAST PACIFIC RISE

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=524555

Subject To Change

Depth: 10 km

Distances: 4676 km SE of Wellington, New Zealand / pop: 381,900 / local time: 06:09:44.3 2016-08-19
4699 km SW of Santiago, Chile / pop: 4,837,295 / local time: 15:09:44.3 2016-08-18
4814 km S of Papeete, French Polynesia / pop: 26,357 / local time: 08:09:44.3 2016-08-18

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MAGNITUDE 5.0 KERMADEC ISLANDS REGION

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=524553

Subject To Change

Depth: 2 km

Distances: 746 km S of Nuku‘alofa, Tonga / pop: 22,400 / local time: 05:54:08.3 2016-08-19
1200 km SE of Suva, Fiji / pop: 77,366 / local time: 04:54:08.3 2016-08-19
1603 km S of Pago Pago, American Samoa / pop: 11,500 / local time: 05:54:08.3 2016-08-18

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MAGNITUDE 5.2 SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=524544

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Depth: 10 km

Distances: 704 km E of Nouméa, New Caledonia / pop: 93,060 / local time: 03:25:07.6 2016-08-19
558 km SE of Isangel, Vanuatu / pop: 1,437 / local time: 03:25:07.6 2016-08-19

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MAGNITUDE 5.0 KERMADEC ISLANDS REGION

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=524536

Subject To Change

Depth: 10 km

Distances: 767 km S of Nuku‘alofa, Tonga / pop: 22,400 / local time: 04:25:11.9 2016-08-19
1219 km SE of Suva, Fiji / pop: 77,366 / local time: 03:25:11.9 2016-08-19
1622 km S of Pago Pago, American Samoa / pop: 11,500 / local time: 04:25:11.9 2016-08-18

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MAGNITUDE 5.4 KEPULAUAN BARAT DAYA, INDONESIA

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/us10006ent#executive

Subject To Change

Depth: 160 km

Distances: 328 km E of Dili, Timor-Leste / pop: 150,000 / local time: 20:19:18.7 2016-08-18
2028 km SE of Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam / pop: 64,409 / local time: 19:19:18.7 2016-08-18
2083 km W of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea / pop: 283,733 / local time: 21:19:18.7 2016-08-18

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MAGNITUDE 5.2 NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=524487

Subject To Change

Depth: 68 km

Distances: 472 km NE of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea / pop: 283,733 / local time: 17:54:04.2 2016-08-18
75 km S of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea / pop: 18,847 / local time: 17:54:04.2 2016-08-18
46 km E of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea / pop: 1,014 / local time: 17:54:04.2 2016-08-18

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MAGNITUDE 4.5 GREENLAND SEA

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/us10006en1#executive

Subject To Change

Depth: 10 km

Distances: 1508 km N of Oslo, Norway / pop: 580,000 / local time: 09:32:33.5 2016-08-18
600 km NW of Tromsø, Norway / pop: 52,436 / local time: 09:32:33.5 2016-08-18

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