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Tue, 4 Aug 2015, 17:19
Landsat 8 satellite image of Raung on 27 July. A gray patch left of a forest fire is visible on the NE flank.
The eruption at the volcano remains very intense and might have increased during the past days. ...more [read all]
Tue, 4 Aug 2015, 17:00
Tue, 4 Aug 2015, 16:56
Pyroclastic flow from Sinabung today (image: Samri Sihombing / facebook)
At least two pyroclastic flows occurred today at the volcano, continuing the destruction of the steeply emplaced lava lobes on the upper SE and E side. ...more
Mon, 3 Aug 2015, 17:17
Heat signal from Raung volcano during the past year (MIROVA)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Explosions with ash emissions detected on satellite images have been more frequent lately. Yesterday, VAAC Tokyo reports an ash plume at 14,000 ft (4.2 km) altitude drifting north from the volcano. ...more [read all]
Mon, 3 Aug 2015, 17:16
The volcano's activity seems to have increased since around 30 July. On Saturday 1 Aug, explosions had produced an ash plume that was visible on satellite images (VAAC Tokyo). ...more
Mon, 3 Aug 2015, 17:11
The volcano continues to erupt near constant ash plumes from small to moderate, but nearly continuous explosions from the vents inside its crater. ...more
Mon, 3 Aug 2015, 17:09
Explosions with ash emissions detected on satellite images have been more frequent lately. Yesterday, VAAC Tokyo reports an ash plume at 14,000 ft (4.2 km) altitude drifting north from the volcano.
Mon, 3 Aug 2015, 17:05
It seems that no fatalities have occurred during the large explosion on Friday (31 July). According to news articles, only one child was injured by falling lapilli, but survived and could be treated in a hospital. ...more [read all]
Mon, 3 Aug 2015, 16:50
Heat signal from Raung volcano during the past year (MIROVA)
The eruption continues. Ash emissions have decreased, while satellite-detected heat emission increased during the past days. This could suggest that activity is now more effusive (lava flows) than explosive (ash emissions) in style. ...more
Mon, 3 Aug 2015, 10:34
Eruptive fissure of Piton de la Fournaise on 31 July (image: Paul Dérand)
After less than 3 days, the eruption already ended Sunday morning. The volcano observatory reported that tremor and lava effusion ceased abruptly at 11:15. However, a new eruptive phase in the near future cannot be ruled out. ...more [read all]

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