100415 IcelandVolcanicErruption Data

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Summaries of the Volcano[edit | edit source]

Agency Summaries

Blog/WIki Summaries


Models[edit | edit source]

Volcanic Ash Advisory Models[edit | edit source]

National Environmental Research Institute Denmark[edit | edit source]

The graphics show the amount of air pollution from ground level until 20 km height on a relative scale, where red is the most polluted. The difference between the colours is a factor 10. NERI has assumed that the volcano has emitted the plume to a height of 5-7 km. Please note that the model works in UTC-time. Central European summertime = UTC + 2 hours.
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Rhenish Institute for Environment - Germany[edit | edit source]

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ESA Model[edit | edit source]

  • ESA Model for Ash Deposition This animation shows the movement of the ash plume from the eruption of the Eyjafjallajoekull glacier in Iceland.

NILU Model[edit | edit source]

Norwegian Institue for Air Research - Model - The animations shows dispersion of the eruption from the volcano Eyjafjallajökull.

The animation from Oslo and Bergen also includes the episode from Thursday April 15, where citizens in Bergen and Oslo reported they could smell sulfphur from the eruption in Iceland.

The information in the models has been derived by a model using SO2 as particle tracer for the ash plume. Please note that the time is given in UTC and that the model only includes emissions after 1700 on April 14.

Other Models[edit | edit source]

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Satellites[edit | edit source]

UK Met Office Gallery of Satellite Images[edit | edit source]

MODIS[edit | edit source]

4-19-2009 AQUA Pass
NASA Aqua pass today (1305 UTC) continues to show more ash co... on Twitpic

OMI data for 4-15[edit | edit source]

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  • From James Johnson, NASA:

SO2
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Aerosol Index
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GOME 2 Absorbing Aerosol Index - VAAC Support[edit | edit source]

AIRS and CALIPSO[edit | edit source]

  • From Andrey Savtchenko, NASA: KMZ of AIRS and CALIPSO - Full-resolution (3-km) AIRS Near-Real-TIme false-color imagery, and CALIPSO expedited browse Details

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NOAA Visualization[edit | edit source]

  • Animation of volcanic plume impacting Europe - The data shows the concentration of ash in the atmosphere. The ash mass is calculated by combining multiple spectral channels from the EUMETSAT Meteosat-9 satellite's SEVIRI sensor. The latest image from April 19, 2010 is derived from the NASA Aqua/MODIS satellite sensor. These analyses, developed by NOAA scientists, can distinguish between clouds and other atmospheric aerosols.

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EUMETSAT[edit | edit source]

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NEODAAS[edit | edit source]

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ENVISAT[edit | edit source]

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Radar Obs from Iceland Coastguard[edit | edit source]

EO-1 Hyperion[edit | edit source]

From Stu Frye: EO-1 Hyperion image from yesterday [4/17] of the Iceland volcano shown as two side-by-side panels produced from two different spectral ranges,...the left one is SWIR and the right one is visible. In the SWIR, you can see the thermal vent and in the vis you can see the plume coating everything to the SouthEast making the ice brown/gray

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International Space Station[edit | edit source]

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"Good morning, Europe! Looks like another hazy (ashy?) day for you."

Surface Observations[edit | edit source]

Airports[edit | edit source]

UK Met Office[edit | edit source]

Air Quality Now[edit | edit source]

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GEMS[edit | edit source]

Webcams[edit | edit source]

Photos[edit | edit source]

  • Photos from Mercury_3488

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Other - Have data to share?[edit | edit source]

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