Agung volcano news & activity updates:

Agung Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: HIGH LEVEL ERUPTION TO FL300 OBS VA DTG: 31/0400Z to 30000 ft (9100 m)

Fri, 31 May 2019, 04:15
04:15 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 30000 ft (9100 m) altitude or flight level 300 and is moving at 20 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 03:59 UTC, 31/05/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190531/0400Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: AGUNG 264020
PSN: S0821 E11530
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3142M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/72
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: HIGH LEVEL ERUPTION TO FL300
OBS VA DTG: 31/0400Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL300 S0822 E11529 - S0819 E11529 - S0819
E11532 - S0822 E11532 MOV NE 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 31/1000Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 31/1600Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 31/2200Z NOT AVBL
RMK: HIGH LEVEL ERUPTION OBSERVED ON WEBCAM TO ESTIMATED
HEIGHT OF FL300. ERUPTION NOT YET DISCERNIBLE ON SAT
IMAGERY. A MORE DETAILED ADVISORY TO FOLLOW AS SOON AS
POSSIBLE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190531/0420Z

Previous news

Hazard map of Agung volcano (Sep 2017)
Hazard map of Agung volcano (PVMBG)
Hazard map of Agung volcano (PVMBG)
Try our free app!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Android | iOS version

More on VolcanoDiscovery

Why is there advertising on this site?
Support us - Help us upgrade our services!
We truly love working to bring you the latest volcano and earthquake data from around the world. Maintaining our website and our free apps does require, however, considerable time and resources.
We need financing to increase hard- and software capacity as well as support our editor team. We're aiming to achieve uninterrupted service wherever an earthquake or volcano eruption unfolds, and your donations can make it happen! Every donation will be highly appreciated. If you find the information useful and would like to support our team in integrating further features, write great content, and in upgrading our soft- and hardware, please make a donation (PayPal or Online credit card payment).

Planned features:
  • Weather reports
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Design upgrades
  • Faster responsiveness
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Earthquake archive from 1900 onwards
  • Additional seismic data sources
  • Improved content in English
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.