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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:

Wed, 6 Nov 2013, 10:42
Eruptions (strombolian to vulcanian type) continue at the remote island. An ash plume was spotted this morning on satellite images.
Thu, 10 Oct 2013, 14:36
An explosion yesterday ejected an ash plume rising to an estimated 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude, VAAC Darwin reported.
Mon, 7 Oct 2013, 21:17
Explosions have produced ash plumes reaching 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude over the past days again.
Sat, 5 Oct 2013, 07:34
Ash explosions regularly produce plumes up to about 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude, such as this morning. Activity (strombolian-type) on the remote island remains strong.
Tue, 1 Oct 2013, 09:13
Relatively frequent larger strombolian to vulcanian explosions continue to produce ash plumes regularly spotted on satellite data. The ash plumes reach altitudes of about 7,000 ft (2.1 km).
Tue, 24 Sep 2013, 16:53
Eruptions that produce relatively large ash plumes spotted on satellite imagery, and typically rising to 7-8,000 ft (2.1-2.4 km) altitude, have been occurring daily over the past days.
Wed, 18 Sep 2013, 11:05
Ash plume from Batu Tara on 18 Sep (Terra / NASA satellite image)
Explosions that produce ash plumes large enough to be spotted on satellite images occur almost daily now. ...more [read all]
Mon, 16 Sep 2013, 15:22
Strong strombolian to vulcanian activity continues. Another ash plume could be spotted on satellite imagery this morning. The estimated elevation was 7,000 ft (2.1 km).
Sun, 15 Sep 2013, 13:14
Activity remains strong with frequent explosions of strombolian to vulcanian type. An eruption this morning produced an ash plume detected on satellite images. VAAC Darwin estimated the elevation at 7,000 ft (2.1 km).
Fri, 13 Sep 2013, 09:28
An explosion earlier today produced an ash plume rising to 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude, VAAC Darwin reported.

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