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Satellite image of Barren Island volcano on  1 Nov 2018
Thursday, Nov 01, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sentinel satellite image from 23 Oct showing lava flows on Barren Island
Thursday, Oct 25, 2018
The mainly effusive eruption of the volcano continues. Recent satellite images show an active field of fresh lava flows towards the northwest form the active cone. ... [more]
Location map of the Andaman Islands.
Location map of the Andaman Islands.
Map of the Andaman Islands with the location of Barren Island.
Map of the Andaman Islands with the location of Barren Island.
 

Barren Island volcano

Stratovolcano 354 m / 1,161 ft., Indian Ocean, 12.28°N / 93.86°E
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8)

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Ash plume from Barren Island volcano. Image Source: NASA Space Shuttle Date: March 14, 1995
Ash plume from Barren Island volcano. Image Source: NASA Space Shuttle Date: March 14, 1995
Comments: This oblique shot shows a large eruption plume dispersing westwards towards the main island group. From the photographs, it seems that there are three levels of the eruption plume: the first is low level, near the base of the eruption column and spreading southwest (upper left in this image). The other two levels are higher, with a suggestion of a due westerly plume (right in this image) overlain by a less visibly dense west-southwest plume of slightly different composition (upper right).
 

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