Batu Tara volcano news:
Fri, 12 Dec 2014, 17:11
Mon, 1 Dec 2014, 12:19
Batu Tara volcano (Flores Sea, Indonesia): intense explosive activity, small pyroclastic flow & effusive eruption last night
Tue, 4 Nov 2014, 10:59
The volcano continues to have frequent mild to very strong strombolian, sometimes small vulcanian-type explosions, but also intermittent, short-lived effusive phases. ...more [read all]
Incandescent rockfalls from the lava dome of Batu Tara this morning (photo: Galih / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
Wed, 27 Aug 2014, 16:37
A new ash plume extending approx. 50 km NW was reported yesterday on satellite imagery by Darwin VAAC. ...more
Mon, 7 Jul 2014, 16:56
Explosive activity has been pronounced during the past days. Several ash plumes were spotted on satellite data, indicating relatively strong strombolian eruptions.
Thu, 3 Jul 2014, 15:28
Strombolian activity continues. An ash plume from a stronger event was detected this morning on satellite imagery (VAAC Darwin).
Mon, 16 Jun 2014, 10:37
Activity at the volcano is relatively intense at the moment. Several ash plumes rising to 5-7,000 ft (1.5-2.1 km) altitude, originating from stronger-than-normal strombolian explosions, were seen on satellite imagery during the past days.
Sat, 7 Jun 2014, 08:00
A volcanic ash plume at 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude was observed this morning extending 20 nautical miles to the NW. (VAAC Darwin)
Tue, 27 May 2014, 15:54
A few explosions were again strong enough to produce plumes that were spotted on satellite imagery recently.
Sun, 18 May 2014, 07:47
The volcano has entered a phase of more vigorous explosions again. In the past days, it produced a series of ash plumes that were detected on satellite imagery. VAAC Darwin reported volcanic ash drifting at 8,000 ft (2.4 km) altitude for 50 km to the west.
Mon, 28 Apr 2014, 15:20
Thu, 27 Mar 2014, 18:04
After a relatively long time with no spotted ash clouds, an ash plume was seen yesterday again on satellite imagery (VAAC Darwin). ...more