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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:

Thu, 3 Dec 2015, 11:28
Impressions of strombolian and vulcanian activity from Batu Tara volcano observed during our recent expedition from 23-26 Nov 2015.
Sat, 28 Nov 2015, 05:50
We just returned from a 3-days expedition to the island during 23-26 Nov: the volcano's activity was overall at similar levels as during the previous visits between 2012-June this year, but highly variable from day to day: ...more [read all]
Mon, 26 Oct 2015, 10:23
A volcanic ash plume at 5,000 ft (1.5 km) altitude extending 80 km west of the volcano was reported by VAAC Darwin this morning.
Fri, 23 Oct 2015, 06:47
Ash plumes from the volcano have become an almost daily observation on satellite data monitored by VAAC Darwin. This suggests that activity has picked up at the volcano (we will find out more when we are going there in November). ...more
Thu, 22 Oct 2015, 10:52
An ash plume at estimated 5,000 ft (1.5 km) altitude was reported extending 50 km SW of the volcano this morning (VAAC Darwin).
Tue, 20 Oct 2015, 06:25
Strombolian activity remains apparently intense. Ash plumes from the volcano have been spotted more frequently in the past weeks.
Thu, 15 Oct 2015, 08:02
VAAC Darwin spotted an ash plume at 7,000 ft (2.1 km) drifting 80 km west from the volcano this morning. ...more
Tue, 13 Oct 2015, 06:41
Intense strombolian activity continues at the volcano. A volcanic ash plume at estimated 5,000 ft (1.5 km) altitude was observed extending 80 km to the west of the volcano this morning. (VAAC Darwin)
Thu, 8 Oct 2015, 09:02
Strombolian to vulcanian-type explosive activity continues at the volcano, sometimes strong enough to produce plumes visible on satellite imagery. ...more
Tue, 7 Jul 2015, 22:17

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