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Sinabung volcano
Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E

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Sinabung volcano eruptions:
2013-ongoing, 2010
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Fri, 5 Feb 2016, 11:45
Explosion at Sinabung volcano yesterday (image: Endro Lewa / facebook)
Recently, explosions from the active summit lava dome have become more frequent, producing ash plumes that rose 1-2 km above the summit. Extrusion of viscous lava also continues at slow pace, generating small to moderate pyroclastic flows from time to time.
Pyroclastic flow on 31 Jan 2016 (image: Endro Lewa / twitter)
Sat, 16 Jan 2016, 21:41
Ash plume from Sinabung today (image: Sadrah Peranginangin / facebook)
A moderately strong explosion occurred earlier today from the volcano, producing an ash plume that rose approx. 2 km.
Wed, 13 Jan 2016, 17:01
Pyroclastic flow on Sinabung on 10 Jan 2016 (image: sadrahPS via @LeopoldAdam / twitter)
The volcano's eruption continues with little changes into its third year. Slow lava extrusion at the summit results in occasional small to moderate pyroclastic flows as well as sporadic explosions. ...more [read all]
 

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