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Batu Tara volcano sat by (c) Google Earth View
Batu Tara volcano sat by (c) Google Earth View
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:

Batu Tara volcano (Sunda Islands, Indonesia) activity update

Friday Dec 14, 2012 12:05 PM | BY: T

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).
Previous news

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012
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. [more]
Strong strombolian explosion from the active crater of Batu Tara on 25 Nov 2012
Thursday, Nov 29, 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]
Sunday, Oct 07, 2012
Another explosion was detected today from the volcano with ash at 8,000 ft (2.4 km). [more]
Saturday, Oct 06, 2012
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. [more]

Monday, Oct 01, 2012
Join us on an exciting adventure to one of the world's most active volcanoes in the remote Sunda Islands! [more]

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