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Batu Tara volcano sat by (c) Google Earth View
Batu Tara volcano sat by (c) Google Earth View
Batu Tara volcano
Stratovolcano 748 m / 2,454 ft
Sunda Islands, Indonesia, -7.79°S / 123.58°E

Batu Tara webcams / live data
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Batu Tara volcano eruptions:
2007-2011 (Oct), 2006, 1852
Typical eruption style:
Last earthquakes nearby

Tue, 7 Jul 2015, 23:17
Sun, 5 Jul 2015, 04:59
The activity at the volcano remains intense. We visited Batu Tara from 30 June - 4 July on our recent Volcano Special tour and observed strombolian eruptions of varying intensity at intervals ranging between 10 and 50 minutes. ...more [read all]
Fri, 22 May 2015, 16:19
The volcano had explosions that produced ash plumes that rose to 8,000 ft (2.4 km) altitude and drifted 80 km to the west today.
Mon, 18 May 2015, 13:20
Explosions (strombolian to small vulcanian style) continue at the volcano, sometimes strong enough to produce ash plumes visible on satellite images.
Mon, 18 May 2015, 13:05
An ash plume to 8,000 ft was again reported yesterday. Activity at the volcano is probably elevated at the moment good news for our upcoming volcano expeditions.
Mon, 11 May 2015, 11:31
An ash plume was seen yesterday on satellite imagery extending 45 nautical miles to the west.
Thu, 7 May 2015, 10:23
Several ash plumes were detected on satellite imagery during the past days, suggesting a phase of elevated activity.
Wed, 7 Jan 2015, 12:05
Batu Tara on 26 Dec 2014 (image: Sofya Klimova)
Sofya Klimova from a team exploring Indonesian volcanoes by canoe visited Batu Tara from 27-28 Dec and sent us the following report / pictures: ...more [read all]

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