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Batu Tara volcano sat by (c) Google Earth View
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Batu Tara volcano
Stratovolcano 748 m / 2,454 ft
Sunda Islands, Indonesia, -7.79°S / 123.58°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Batu Tara volcano eruptions:
2007-2011 (Oct), 2006, 1852
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Batu Tara volcano news:

latest (2016) ... | Jan-Mar 2013 | Aug-Dec 2012 | | Jan-Jul 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | archive
Mon, 30 Jul 2012, 08:30
Ash clouds to about 2 km altitude were observed yesterday and today on satellite images (VAAC Darwin).
Fri, 27 Jul 2012, 09:22
The remote Batu Tara volcano continues to produce sometimes several ash plumes per day. Most of them are rising to 7000 ft (2 km) as observed by satellite and reported by VAAC Darwin.
Wed, 25 Jul 2012, 10:05
Ash explosions generating plumes to typically about 2 km altitude occur almost every day. The VAAC Darwin reported a 7000 ft (ca. 2 km) high ash cloud from Batu Tara, Indonesia, both today and yesterday.
Wed, 20 Jun 2012, 10:05
Darwin VAAC reported that on 18 June ash plumes from Batu Tara rose to an altitude of 2.4 km (8,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted 110-150 km W.
Wed, 13 Jun 2012, 10:05
Darwin VAAC reported that during 4-5 and 9-12 June ash plumes from Batu Tara rose to altitudes of 1.8-3 km (6,000-10,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted 37-93 km NW and W.
Wed, 6 Jun 2012, 10:05
Darwin VAAC reported that during 2-5 June ash plumes from Batu Tara rose to an altitude of 1.8 km (6,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted 37-110 km NW.
Thu, 24 May 2012, 09:09
Darwin VAAC reported that during 18 and 20-21 May ash plumes from Batu Tara rose to altitudes of 2.4-3 km (8,000-10,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted 27-55 km N and NW.
Tue, 8 May 2012, 10:05
Darwin VAAC reported that during 2-4 May ash plumes from Batu Tara rose to an altitude of 2.4 km (8,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted 37 km NW.
Thu, 3 May 2012, 08:30
Darwin VAAC reported that during 25-26 April ash plumes from Batu Tara rose to an altitude of 2.4 km (8,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted 37 km W and SW. During 30 April-1 May ash plumes again rose to an altitude of 2.4 km (8,000 ft) a.s.l. then drifted 37-55 km NW.
Mon, 26 Mar 2012, 15:04
As our colleague Marc from vulkane.net reports, the volcano Batu Tara in the Sunda Sea off the island of Flores in Indonesia had a larger than usual ash eruption today, which triggered an alert of the VAAC Darwin, who raised the aviation color code to "orange", as the drifting ash cloud is be a hazard to local air traffic. ...more
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