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Batu Tara volcano sat by (c) Google Earth View
Batu Tara volcano news:
Fri, 14 Dec 2012, 12:05
A probably larger than normal explosion today at Batu Tara produced an ash plume spotted on satellite images drifting at 8,000 ft altitude (2,4 km).
Tue, 11 Dec 2012, 20:42
Very favorable weather and sea conditions allowed us to land several times on the only place on shore from where the vent and its eruptions are visible. Here are some photos taken during our recent expedition.
Thu, 29 Nov 2012, 09:31
Strong strombolian explosion from the active crater of Batu Tara on 25 Nov 2012
A group of VolcanoDiscovery visited Batu Tara volcano from 24-29 November. During the whole 4 days stay, exceptionally good weather conditions permitted to observe strombolian and effusive activity from the active crater located at about 500 m altitude high in the large eastern collapse scar of the stratovolcano. ...more
Sun, 7 Oct 2012, 07:00
Another explosion was detected today from the volcano with ash at 8,000 ft (2.4 km).
Sat, 6 Oct 2012, 10:05
After some days with no reported ash plumes, new explosions occurred at Batu Tara today and sent an ash plume to 8,000 ft (2.4 km) altitude.
Mon, 1 Oct 2012, 06:57
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Thu, 27 Sep 2012, 08:31
An ash plume at 8,000 ft (2.4 km) altitude was sighted from the volcano today.
Tue, 25 Sep 2012, 08:42
After a few days with no larger ash eruption detected, an ash plume rising to 8,000 ft was reported by a pilot early today.
Thu, 20 Sep 2012, 10:05
Tue, 18 Sep 2012, 10:05
No explosions were identified during the past 48 hours.
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