Navigation Links
GOES satellites see ash still spewing from Chilean volcano
Date:6/29/2011

The Puyehue-Cordn volcano in Chile continues to spew ash that is still disrupting travel as far as Australia and New Zealand this week. A new animation of satellite imagery just released from the NASA/NOAA GOES Project shows the ash spewing from the volcano.

Satellite data from the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites called GOES-13 and GOES-11, both managed by NOAA, have been providing images of the volcanic plume since the eruption began on June 4, 2011. Those images were created at NASA's GOES Project located at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Md. The images were compiled into an animation and sped up to show several days worth of eruptions in less than a minute.

The animation begins on June 24 at 0039 UTC (June 23 8:39 p.m. EDT) and runs 22 seconds. In the animation, the ash plume originally appears very thin as it blows northward. As the time series continues, the plume thickens and blows to the northwest into the Pacific Ocean. The animation ends on June 26 at 23:45 UTC (7:35 p.m. EDT).

Dennis Chesters of the NASA GOES Project noted of the animation, "The Chilean caldera still emits a steady stream of ash, three weeks after the initial eruption. Fortunately, the volume is much less, and the cold winter wind from the south carries it up the coast out over the Pacific, instead of over the Andes into Argentina."

According to CNN on June 28, the volcanic ash cloud was still affecting air travel in New Zealand, Australia. The eruptions of the Puyehue volcano, located in Puyehue National Park in the Andes of Ranco Province of Chile have also caused flight delays and cancellations in Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Uruguay.


'/>"/>

Contact: Rob Gutro
Robert.j.gutro@nasa.gov
301-286-4044
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. 3 satellites see eruption of Puyehue-Cordón volcano from space
2. Satellites show effect of 2010 drought on Amazon forests
3. Satellites pinpoint drivers of urban heat islands in the northeast
4. NASA deploys planes, targets satellites to aid in oil spill response
5. Satellites, DNA and dolphins
6. 2 NASA Satellites Capture Last 3 Days of Eyjafjallajokulls Ash Plume
7. Glacier-melting debate highlights importance of satellites
8. Satellites show how Earth moved during Italy quake
9. European satellites provide new insight into ozone-depleting species
10. Satellites search out South Pole snowfields
11. ESA satellites flying in formation
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
GOES satellites see ash still spewing from Chilean volcano
(Date:9/19/2014)... study shows that legume plants regulate their symbiotic ... that are transmitted through the plant structure from ... of bacteria-holding nodules in the roots. This collaborative ... Institute for Basic Biology, the Graduate University for ... Sustainable Resource Science in Japan. , Legumes, ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... A new GSA Bulletin study uses ... Rio Puerco and Chaco Wash in northern New Mexico, ... salt cedar and willow, investigators were able to precisely ... They then combined this data with aerial imagery, LiDAR, ... of these arroyos. , Arroyos are deep, oversized channels ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... Colo., USA Miranda, a small, icy moon of ... enigmatic bodies in the solar system. Despite its relatively ... of intense resurfacing that resulted in the formation of ... polygonal-shaped regions called coronae. , These coronae are ... at least 200 km across. Arden corona, the largest, ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):For legume plants, a new route from shoot to root 2Tree rings and arroyos 2Tree rings and arroyos 3Tree rings and arroyos 4Tree rings and arroyos 5Tree rings and arroyos 6Tree rings and arroyos 7Miranda: An icy moon deformed by tidal heating 2Miranda: An icy moon deformed by tidal heating 3Miranda: An icy moon deformed by tidal heating 4Miranda: An icy moon deformed by tidal heating 5Miranda: An icy moon deformed by tidal heating 6Miranda: An icy moon deformed by tidal heating 7
... problem with today,s solar panels; they only collect about ... Missouri engineer has developed a flexible solar sheet that ... he plans to make prototypes available to consumers within ... professor in the MU Chemical Engineering Department, says energy ...
... University,s Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences have outlined a ... at the molecular level. Co-authored by Jessie Chang and ... Framework for Nanocomputing (Morgan and Claypool) describes how to ... be peeled away one at a time from each ...
... identified a lung protein that appears to play a ... antibody to block its activity, Indiana University scientists reported. ... protein, a cytokine named EMAPII, could provide a target ... associate professor of medicine at the Indiana University School ...
Cached Biology News:New solar product captures up to 95 percent of light energy 2NYU researchers outline method for DNA computation in new book 2Protein could offer target to reduce lung damage from smoking-caused emphysema 2
(Date:9/18/2014)... , Sept. 18, 2014  MEI Pharma, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... development of novel therapies for cancer, announced today that ... will present at BioCentury,s NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry ... Eastern time from the Millennium Broadway Hotel & Conference Center ... of the presentation can be accessed at www.meipharma.com . ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... - Oncothyreon Inc. (NASDAQ: ONTY ) today ... underwritten offerings of 10,000,000 shares of its Common Stock ... share, for expected gross proceeds of $20 million and ... at a price to the public of $2,000.00 per ... share of Series A Convertible Preferred Stock is non-voting ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... LOUIS , Sept. 18, 2014   ... announced today it has entered into a new ... (U-M) Medical School,s Vector Core. Under the partnership, ... CRISPR technology, experimental design consultation, and dedicated gene ... to accelerate gene editing-based research at the U-M ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... September 18, 2014 SeqLL Inc., ... (tSMS™) technology, announced today the closing of a ... led by Genomic Diagnostic Technologies, will increase the ... applications. , Founded in March 2013 by Daniel ... Analyst at Helicos BioSciences, SeqLL has continued to ...
Breaking Biology Technology:MEI Pharma To Present At BioCentury's NewsMakers Conference 2MEI Pharma To Present At BioCentury's NewsMakers Conference 3Oncothyreon Prices $40 Million Concurrent Public Offerings of Common Stock and Preferred Stock 2Oncothyreon Prices $40 Million Concurrent Public Offerings of Common Stock and Preferred Stock 3Sigma-Aldrich, University of Michigan Medical School Establish CRISPR Core Lab Partnership 2Sigma-Aldrich, University of Michigan Medical School Establish CRISPR Core Lab Partnership 3Sigma-Aldrich, University of Michigan Medical School Establish CRISPR Core Lab Partnership 4SeqLL Closes Series-A Funding Round for Expansion of Single Molecule Sequencing 2
... Andreas Krebs Named President of Europe/Middle East/Africa and ... Wyeth,Pharmaceuticals, a division of Wyeth (NYSE: WYE ... to President - Europe/Middle East/Africa,and Canada, effective immediately. ... Joseph M. Mahady, President - Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, and ...
... Sciences, LLC, a,member company of W. R. Berkley ... Prime is a uniquely innovative primary,liability policy designed ... companies of all sizes., LS Prime features ... and premises operations coverages. Included,with this broad protection ...
... Collagen ... Properties of Radiesse, SAN MATEO, Calif., June 26 ... of five studies in the,June 2008 issue of the Journal ... Dermatologic Surgery. The five,published clinical and preclinical reports were:, ...
Cached Biology Technology:Berkley Life Sciences Introduces LS Prime: A Revolutionary New Primary Liability Policy for the Life Science Industry 2Radiesse(R) Dermal Filler Featured Prominently in Journal of Dermatologic Surgery Special Issue on Fillers 2Radiesse(R) Dermal Filler Featured Prominently in Journal of Dermatologic Surgery Special Issue on Fillers 3Radiesse(R) Dermal Filler Featured Prominently in Journal of Dermatologic Surgery Special Issue on Fillers 4Radiesse(R) Dermal Filler Featured Prominently in Journal of Dermatologic Surgery Special Issue on Fillers 5Radiesse(R) Dermal Filler Featured Prominently in Journal of Dermatologic Surgery Special Issue on Fillers 6
Anti-rat Dipeptidyl Peptidase IV (DPP IV), CD26, Clone 5E8, Monoclonal Antibody...
... Immunogen: KLH-conjugated, synthetic ... in which [ Ac K] corresponds to ... Accession Number: NM_003493 ... ~17kDa Quality Assurance: ...
Anti-Mouse Ly 6C.2 , Ascites (Clone 5075-3.6) (mouse IgG2b)...
Goat polyclonal to SIAH Interacting Protein ( Abpromise for all tested applications)....
Biology Products: