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Photograph of the 12 June 2018 dissipating ash plume above Agung volcano (Bali, Indonesia) by Jackie Zwahlen
Thursday, Jun 14, 2018
Agung volcano on Bali (Indonesia) has become again more active again with 2 ash plume producing eruptions in the past few days. Satellite images of Agungs’s crater obtained before and after the 10 June 2018 nighttime explosive event show that the crater topography remained the same but that there were some colour changes probably due to the freshly ejected material. A second explosion late morning of Wednesday 12 June produced a quickly dissipating ash plume that was photographed and spread through social media multiple times. It also resulted in a small thermal anomaly registered by Mirova, the first one in 9 days time. [more]
Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
 

Volcanoes of Bali

Agung| Batur| Bratan
Agung
(Stratovolcano)
Mount Agung or Gunung Agung is a active volcano in Bali. This stratovolcano is the highest point on the island. It dominates the surrounding area influencing the climate. The clouds come from the west and Agung takes their water so that the west is lush and green and the east dry... [more]

Batur
(Caldera)
Batur is the most active volcano on the popular tourist island of Bali and one of Inondesia's more active ones. During the past centuries, Batur has had a number of small eruptions every few years. Thanks to the scenic beauty of the caldera with its lake and the cone of Batur, it... [more]

Bratan
(caldera)
Bratan is a large caldera of unknown age in north-central Bali, Indonesia. It measures 11 x 6 km and contains 3 lakes - Danau Tamblimgam, Danau Buyan, and Danau Bratan. The area is know of its scenic beauty and hot springs. [more]
 

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